Nebraska, USA, regional Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Electors of the state voting: Removal of state capital.

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Nebraska, USA
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Electors of the state voting: Removal of state capital.
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Article IX-5

Removal of state capital.

The seat of government of the state shall not be removed or relocated without the assent of a majority of the electors of the state voting thereupon, at a general election or elections, under such rules and regulations as to the number of elections and manner of voting and places to be voted for, as may be prescribed by law. Provided the question of removal may be submitted at such other general elections as may be provided by law.

Source: Constitution of the State of Nebraska (accessed 13 Juli 2017)

Subject Matter:

To remove or relocate seat of government

Actors

Author:
Legislature
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

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

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

Archive:
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