Annotated Republic of China Laws/Additional Articles of the Constitution of the Republic of China/Article 12
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Republic of China (Taiwan)
|After closing out the National Assembly, this Article would specify new way of constitutional amendments.|
Newly adopted and promulgated on 2005-06-10
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- Article 12.
Amendment of the Constitution shall be initiated upon the proposal of one-fourth of the total members of the Legislative Yuan, passed by at least three-fourths of the members present at a meeting attended by at least three-fourths of the total members of the Legislative Yuan, and sanctioned by electors in the free area of the Republic of China at a referendum held upon expiration of a six-month period of public announcement of the proposal, wherein the number of valid votes in favor exceeds one-half of the total number of electors. The provisions of Article 174 of the Constitution shall not apply.