ACA 6 was introduced by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) and are proudly co-authored by Assemblymembers Carrillo (D-Los Angeles), Bonta (D-Oakland), Gipson (D-Carson), Gonzalez (D-San Diego), Kalra (D-San Jose), Kamlager-Dove (D-Los Angeles), Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay), and Weber (D-San Diego) and Senator Wiener (D-San Francisco).

ACA 6 is sponsored by the Free the Vote (FTV) Coalition, led by Initiate Justice, ACLU of California, Californians United for a Responsible Budget, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, League of Women Voters of California, People Over Profits San Diego, Vote Allies, White People for Black Lives, and Mi Familia Vota.