Wisconsin, USA, regional Obligatory referendum [LOR] - To decide on Constitutional Convention

General Typology

Instrument
Obligatory referendum [LOR]
Location
Wisconsin, USA
Political level
regional
Local Name:
To decide on Constitutional Convention
Normative Level:
constitutional
Legally Binding:
yes
Legally Defined:

Constitutional conventions. SECTION 2. If at any time a majority of the senate and assembly shall deem it necessary to call a convention to revise or change this constitution, they shall recommend to the electors to vote for or against a convention at the next election for members of the legislature. And if it shall appear that a majority of the electors voting thereon have voted for a convention, the legislature shall, at its next session, provide for calling such convention.

References: WISCONSIN CONSTITUTION, (accessed Sept. 26, 2017)

Subject Matter:

To decide on Constitutional Convention

Actors

Author:
Legislature
Initiator:
Law
Decision maker:
Electorate

Requirements

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

Procedural Elements

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Transparency And Finance:

Practice

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