West Virginia, USA, local Obligatory referendum [LOR] - Assent of voters

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
West Virginia, USA
Political level
local
Local Name:
Assent of voters
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

9-13.  Reformation of county commissions.
The Legislature shall, upon the application of any county, reform, alter or modify the county commission established by this article in such county, and in lieu thereof, with the assent of a majority of the voters of such county voting at an election, create another tribunal for the transaction of the business required to be performed by the county commission created by this article.

References: Constitution of West Virginia (accessed Oct. 18, 2021)

Subject Matter:

To decide on the Reformation of county commissions.

Actors

Author:
Legislature
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Local electorate

Requirements

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Approval Quorum:
Majority of voters
Geographical Quorum:
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Procedural Elements

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