Tunisia, national Plebiscite [ATP] - Referendum

General Typology

Instrument
Plebiscite [ATP]
Location
Tunisia
Political level
national
Local Name:
Referendum
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Article 144

(..)

The Constitution shall be amended upon the approval of two-thirds of the members of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People. After an amendment by two-thirds of the members of the Assembly has been approved, the President may submit the amendment to referendum in which case it will be adopted if it receives an absolute majority of votes cast.

References: Constitution of Tunisia (accessed September 7, 2018)

Subject Matter:

To amend the constitution

Actors

Author:
Parliament
Initiator:
President
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

Available Time:
Turnout Quorum:
No turnout quorum found in legal source
Approval Quorum:
Majority of votes cast
Geographical Quorum:
No geographical quorum found in legal source
Excluded Issues:
Other Formal Requirements:

Procedural Elements

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

Practice

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