Saskatchewan, Canada, local Plebiscite [ATP] - Plebiscite

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
Saskatchewan, Canada
Political level
local
Local Name:
Plebiscite
Normative Level:
statutory
Legally Binding:
no
Legally Defined:

Plebiscites
130(1) A council may submit to a vote of the voters any question on any matter that the council determines affects the residents of the municipality.
(2) A vote of the voters pursuant to subsection (1) does not bind the council.

References: Chapter M-36.1*, The Municipalities Act , 2006 (2015)

Subject Matter:

To call a plebiscite for any question on any matter

Actors

Author:
council
Initiator:
council
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
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

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

Practice

Archive:
Remarks: