Referendum, plebiscites and normative municipal initiative, Dominican Republic, local Plebiscite [ATP]

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
Dominican Republic
Political level
local
Local Name:
Referendum, plebiscites and normative municipal initiative
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
unknown
Legally Defined:

Section III: Direct Mechanisms of Local Participation

Article 203: Referendum, plebiscites and normative municipal initiative

The Organic Law of Local Administration shall establish the spheres, requirements and conditions for the exercise of the referendum, plebiscite, and normative municipal initiative with the purpose of strengthening the development of democracy and local administration.

References: Constitution of the Dominican Republic (accessed 20 October 2017)

Subject Matter:

General constitutional rule to provide the instruments of referendum, plebiscite, and normative municipal initiative on local level.

Actors

Author:
Legislature
Initiator:
Legislature
Decision maker:
Local electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
Approval Quorum:
Geographical Quorum:
Excluded Issues:
Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

Wording Of Ballot Question:
Interaction With Authorities:
Supervision And Support:
Transparency And Finance:

Practice

Archive:
Remarks: