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

General Typology

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

Article 4. Mandatory Referendums
1. Referendums shall be mandatory with regard to the following issues: (..)
4) on the amendment to the Constitutional Act, dated June 8, 1992, On Non-Alignment of the Republic of Lithuania to Post-Soviet Eastern Alliances;
(...)

Article 7. Determination of Results of Mandatory Referendum
1. A mandatory referendum shall be deemed having taken place, if over one half of the citizens, having the right to vote and having been registered in voter lists, have taken part in it

2. The resolution regarding the provision of Article one of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania, The State of Lithuania shall be an independent, democratic Republic, and also concerning the Constitutional Act of June 8, 1992, On Non-Alignment of the Republic of Lithuania To Post-Soviet Eastern Alliances,shall be deemed as adopted, if at least three fourths of the citizens having the right to vote and having been registered in voter lists, have approved it..

References: Law on Referendum 2002, (accessed 24.04.2020=

Subject Matter:

To alter constitutional act from June 8, 1992

Actors

Author:
Parliament
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
At least three fourths having the right to vote and having been registered in voter lists, have approved
Approval Quorum:
Min. 3/4 majority
Geographical Quorum:
Legal source does not mention geographical 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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