Yes. With respect to California, there is a book which goes into depth about the failings of the California initiative process. All weaknesses identified are addressed mainly by three provisions of the Citizens Legislative Procedures Act:
- Qualification by Public Opinion Poll of Citizens (Act, 3-F-2)
- Deliberative Committee (Act, 3-I)
- Campaign Financing (Act, 3-P)
See our comparison to state initiative law for a more detailed discussion.