Canton of Vaud, local Plebiscite [ATP] - Initiativrecht

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
Vaud, Switzerland
Political level
local
Local Name:
Initiativrecht
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Article 152

Right of initiative and procedures

Under the conditions laid down in the law, the consulting authority, the Community executive... may with an initiative request the merger with one or more other municipalities,  change of the municipal area.

References: Constitution of the Canton of Vaud, 2003, (2015) (Accessed 14.11.2019)

Subject Matter:

Changes of the municipal area.

Actors

Author:
Law
Initiator:
Authority -the consulting authority, the Community executive
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
No specific constitutional provision was found. Municipal Code regulates this aspect.
Turnout Quorum:
None
Approval Quorum:
Absolute majority
Geographical Quorum:
None
Excluded Issues:
Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

Archive:
Remarks: