Re: uzaviraci klauzule
- A threshold clause?
--- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, "Jirka Bolech" <jirka.bolech@...> wrote:
> Hi Coilin:
> I have no ideas what it's called in English but it's a clause in the
> Election Act (or in the Consitution, I don't knw) specifying a minimum
> threshhold in the number of votes received by a political formation (one
> ballot) as a percantage of total votes counted to have its candidates
> included in the legislature seat distribution calculation. Simply, for a
> party to have its people in the parliament, they need to get at least 5% of
> total votes in the election. If under this level, they do not pass and get
> no seats at all.
> See http://ustavni2.juristic.cz/149445/clanek/ustava1