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Electoral system / Referendum

12
01
2015

Constitutional court rejects request for temporary ban on motorway lease

The Constitutional Court on Monday rejected a request by a civil society group that objects to leasing Croatia's motorways to ban the government and transport ministry from taking any further steps in this regard until the results of a referendum are made known, stating that there are no grounds for the Constitutional Court to act in this matter.

03
12
2014

Parliamentary committee wants court to assess outsourcing referendum question

The parliamentary Committee on the Constitution proposed on Wednesday that Parliament formally ask the Constitutional Court to assess the constitutionality of the referendum question on outsourcing of non-core public-sector services.

03
12
2014

Parliamentary committee formulates referendum bill

The parliamentary committee on the Constitution on Wednesday formulated a new referendum bill which, despite objections from the opposition and the committee's external members, retains a provision under which signatures for referendum petitions would be collected only in state administration offices and via the e-citizens service.

25
11
2014

Committee asks govt. to check signatures for motorways referendum

The parliamentary Committee on the Constitution, Standing Orders and Political System unanimously decided on Tuesday to ask the government to crosscheck the signatures collected for a referendum against the leasing of motorways to monetise their debt, and the decision is expected to be confirmed by parliament.

17
11
2014

Signatures handed over to Sabor for motorway referendum

Activists who launched a petition for a referendum against the government's plan to lease motorways in order to monetise their state-owned operators' debt, on Monday handed boxes with over 530,000 signatures to Parliament Speaker Josip Leko.

30
10
2014

Enough signatures for referendum against motorways monetisation

The initiative for a referendum against the proposed lease of motorways announced on Thursday it had collected enough signatures for the referendum against monetisation of the debt of two state-owned motorway operators.

25
10
2014

Last day of collecting signatures for referendum against leasing motorways

The "We won't give our motorways" civil society group at midnight on Saturday ends collecting signatures for a referendum against the leasing of motorways to monetise their debts and its representatives voiced confidence that enough citizens would support the petition.

15
10
2014

Over 160,000 signatures collected so far for referendum

Since Saturday, when a referendum petition drive was launched against monetisation of the debt incurred by state-owned motorway operators, over 160,000 signatures have been collected, two activists of the civil society group that organised the drive told a news conference in Zagreb on Tuesday.

13
10
2014

Public Administration Ministry to recognise signatures of voters living outside Croatia

The Public Administration Ministry said on Monday, regarding the initiative for a referendum against the leasing of the motorways, that it would recognise the signatures of Croatian citizens not resident in Croatia, regardless of where they were collected.

10
10
2014

"Motorway leasing could lose EUR 10.5m"

Ahead of collecting signatures for a referendum against the leasing of motorways, the "We won't give our motorways" civil initiative on Friday displayed the number 80 billion outside the government to warn about the alleged amount Croatia would lose if motorways were leased to monetise their debt.

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