Arizona, USA, regional Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Convention

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Arizona, USA
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Convention
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Arizona Constitution
Article XXI
[...]
2. Convention
Section 2. No Convention shall be called by the Legislature to propose alterations, revisions, or amendments to this Constitution, or to propose a new Constitution, unless laws providing for such Convention shall first be approved by the people on a Referendum vote at a regular or special election, and any amendments, alterations, revisions, or new Constitution proposed by such Convention shall be submitted to the electors of the State at a general or special election and be approved by the majority of the electors voting thereon before the same shall become effective.

Source: Arizona Constitution (current as of 31 Jan 2017)

Subject Matter:

Amending or replacing constitution via constitutional convention

Actors

Author:
Constitutional Convention
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
Legal source does not mention turnout quorum
Approval Quorum:
Legal source does not mention specific approval quorum
Geographical Quorum:
Legal source does not mention geogrphical quorum
Excluded Issues:
Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

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