A2311.03 [2352.AB] Amendment to the Legislator Act

A2311.03 | Amendment to the Legislator Act

@Legislators of the South Pacific,

There has been a seconded motion to adopt the proposed amendments to the Legislator Act, modifying the requirements to hold legislator status, altering how legislator checks are conducted, and changing the procedure for the Chair with regards to managing legislator membership. The debate thread can be found here.


This is an amendment to general legislation. According to the Legislative Procedure Act, this amendment will require a majority greater than 50% to pass. The voting period will be 3 days, thus concluding on Monday, November 27th.



Please vote by poll if possible. If you cannot vote by poll, post ‘Aye’, ‘Nay’ or ‘Abstain’ in this thread. Please do not vote both by poll and by post. Comments and discussions belong in the debate thread and should be posted there.

The text of this amendment is as follows:

Should this proposed amendment be adopted?
  • Aye
  • Nay
  • Abstain
0 voters

A2311.03 | Amendment to the Legislator Act Passed

Final Result


This amendment to general legislation required a 50% majority of votes in favour, excluding abstentions, to pass. The results are tabled as follows:

Type Tally Percentage of Vote Final Percentage
Ayes 26 72.2% 86.7%
Nays 4 11.1% 13.3%
Abstentions 6 16.7%
Total 36 50.0% of Legislators
Absent 36 50.0% of Legislators

In light of these results, the amendment passes, having reached the required majority.