Moldova, national Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Referendum

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Moldova
Political level
national
Local Name:
Referendum
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Article 142

Limits of Revision

(1) The provisions regarding the sovereignty, independence and unity of the state, as well as those regarding the permanent neutrality of the State may be revised only by referendum with the vote of the majority of the registered citizens with voting rights.

(2) No revision shall be performed if it implies the infringement of fundamental rights and freedoms of citizens or their guarantees.

(3) The Constitution may not be revised under a state of national emergency, martial law or war.

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Subject Matter:

To decide on constitutional provisions regarding the sovereignty, independence and unity of the state, the permanent neutrality of the State

Actors

Author:
Parliament
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
No turnout quorum found in legal source
Approval Quorum:
Majority of registered voters
Geographical Quorum:
No geographical quorum found in legal source
Excluded Issues:

No revision shall be performed if it implies the infringement of fundamental rights and freedoms of citizens or their guarantees.

Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

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