• Serving as the state’s Chief Elections Officer
• Implementing electronic filing and Internet disclosure of campaign and lobbyist financial information
• Maintaining business filings
• Commissioning notaries public
• Operating the Safe at Home confidential address program
• Maintaining the Domestic Partners and Advance Health Care Directive Registries
• Safeguarding the State Archives
• Serving as a trustee of the California Museum
• Files liens
• Maintains the electronic documents in accordance with state code and provides verification of authenticity
• By 2020, must create online site for materials related to elections
• Assigns bill numbers
• By 2020, must implement new motor-voter law. SoS will receive information regarding new driver applicants pertaining to registration