Connecticut, USA, regional Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Proposal of constitutional convention to amend or revise the constitution of the state

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Connecticut, USA
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Proposal of constitutional convention to amend or revise the constitution of the state
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Constitution of the State of Connecticut
Article XIII, Section 4
Proposals of any constitutional convention to amend or revise the constitution of the state shall be submitted to all the electors of the state not later than two months after final adjournment of the convention, either as a whole or in such parts and with such alternatives as the convention may determine. Any proposal of the convention to amend or revise the constitution of the state submitted to such electors in accordance with this section and approved by a majority of such electors voting on the question shall be valid , to all intents and purposes, as a part of this constitution. Such proposals when so approved shall take effect thirty days after the date of the vote thereon unless otherwise provided in the proposal.

Source: Constitution of the State of Connecticut 1965 (accessed 10 June 2017)

Subject Matter:

Amending or revising the state constitution with proposals from a constitutional convention

Actors

Author:
Authority : Constitutional Convention
Initiator:
Law : Constitution
Decision maker:
Electorate

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