Lithuania, national Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Constitutional amendment in certain cases

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Lithuania
Political level
national
Local Name:
Constitutional amendment in certain cases
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Article 148
The provision of Article 1 of the Constitution the State of Lithuania shall be an independent democratic republic may only be altered by referendum if not less than 3/4 of the citizens of Lithuania with the electoral right vote in favour thereof.(..)


References: Constitution of Lithuania, 1992 (accessed 23.04.2020)

Subject Matter:

To change Art. 1 of the constitution

Actors

Author:
Parliament
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
2/3 majority must represent those having voting right
Approval Quorum:
2/3rd majority of electorate
Geographical Quorum:
Legal source does not mention geographical quorum
Excluded Issues:
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