Montana, United States, regional Plebiscite [ATP] - Vote on creation of state debt

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
Montana, USA
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Vote on creation of state debt
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

ARTICLE VIII REVENUE AND FINANCE

Section 8. State debt. No state debt shall be created unless authorized by a two-thirds vote of the members of each house of the legislature or a majority of the electors voting thereon. No state debt shall be created to cover deficits incurred because appropriations exceeded anticipated revenue.

Subject Matter:

To authorize state debt

Actors

Author:
Legislature
Initiator:
Legislature
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
None
Approval Quorum:
Majority of voters
Geographical Quorum:
None
Excluded Issues:

"No state debt shall be created to cover deficits incurred because appropriations exceeded anticipated revenue."

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Procedural Elements

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

Practice

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