Asturias, Spain, regional Plebiscite [ATP] - Consultas Populares

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
Asturias, Spain
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Consultas Populares
Normative Level:
statutory
Legally Binding:
no
Legally Defined:

TITLE I

THE POWERS OF THE PRINCIPALITY OF ASTURIAS

Article 11.

Within the framework of the Cardinal State legislation and, where appropriate, in the terms that it establishes, it corresponds to the Principality of Asturias the legislative development and implementation in the following areas:

11. system of popular consultations in the area of the Principality of Asturias, in accordance with what the law refers to in article 92.3 of the Constitution and other laws of the State, corresponding to the authorization of the call.

References: ESTATUTO DE AUTONOMÍA DEL PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS, 1982 (1999) (retrieved 24 February 2017)

Subject Matter:

General rule: To call a non-binding plebiscite

Actors

Author:
Autorities
Initiator:
Authorities
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
General rule. Needs further legislation.
Approval Quorum:
General rule. Needs further legislation.
Geographical Quorum:
General rule. Needs further legislation.
Excluded Issues:

Only issues within the competences of Asturias

Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

Archive:
Remarks:

The English version here is a courtesy translation only. Only the original Spanish version is binding.