Aargau, Switzerland, regional Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Obligatorisches Referendum

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Aargau, Switzerland
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Obligatorisches Referendum
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

62 Mandatory referendums
1 A mandatory referendum is required, when:
a) Amending the constitution,
b) Laws which are not adopted by the absolute majority of all members of the Great Council; ...,
c) The decision of the Great Council ...about complete revision of the constitution,
e) The decrees of the Great Council in accordance with the 63 Sub. p. 1 let. bd und f of this Constitution, ....

References: The Constitution of Aargau, 1980 (Accessed 05.11.2019) 

Article 23
Election and voting results
(..)
2 For the adoption of a template to be voted on, the absolute majority is required.

References: Law on Political Rights (GPR) Canton of Aargau, 03.1992 (Accessed 05.11.2019)

Subject Matter:

To decide about constitutional amendments, complete revision of the constitution, law and decrees which were not adopted by an absolute majority. 

Actors

Author:
Legislative
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
None
Approval Quorum:
Absolute majority
Geographical Quorum:
None
Excluded Issues:
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Procedural Elements

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Transparency And Finance:

Practice

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The English version here is a courtesy translation only. Only the original German, French or Italian version is binding.