Palau, national Popular or citizens initiative [PCI] - Petition to call a Constitutional Convention

General Typology

Instrument
Popular or citizens initiative [PCI]
Location
Palau
Political level
national
Local Name:
Petition to call a Constitutional Convention
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Section 1. An amendment to this Constitution may be proposed by a Constitutional Convention, popular initiative, or by the Olbiil Era Kelulau, as provided herein:
(..)
(b) by petition signed by not less than twenty-five percent (25%) of the registered voters; or (..)

References: Constitution of Palau, 1984 (accessed September 5, 2018)

Subject Matter:

To call a Constitutional Convention

Actors

Author:
Citizen
Initiator:
Citizen
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Number Of Signatures:
25% of voters
Available Time:
No information in legal source
Turnout Quorum:
Legal source does not mention turnout quorum
Approval Quorum:
Legal source does not mention special approval quorum
Geographical Quorum:
Legal source does not mention geographical quorum
Excluded Issues:
Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

Archive:
Remarks: