South Africa, regional Plebiscite [ATP] - Referendum

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
South Africa
Political level
regional
Local Name:
Referendum
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
unknown
Legally Defined:

Powers and functions of Premiers

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(2) The Premier of a province is responsible for—

(f) calling a referendum in the province in accordance with national legislation.

References: Constitution of South Africa (accessed September 6, 2018)

Subject Matter:

General rule: To call a referendum in a province

Actors

Author:
Premier in a province
Initiator:
Premier in a provice
Decision maker:
Electorate in a province

Requirements

Available Time:
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Geographical Quorum:
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Procedural Elements

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

Practice

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