The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the amendments to the law "on referendum and initiation of the law" to make the law "on referendum and the law" on the internal (the Saeima of the Republic of Latvia and the Cabinet of Ministers rapporteur, 1994, 9. no; 1995, no. 17; 1998, nr. 19; 2003, 12, 19; 2006, nr. 10. no; 2008, 8, 16, 8, 2009 no no) the following amendments: 1. Put the name of the law by the following : "For a referendum, the law and the initiation of the European citizens ' initiative". 2. To supplement the law with article 1.1 as follows: "article 1.1. This law also regulates the European citizens ' initiative, in so far as the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 February 2011 Regulation (EU) no 211/2011 on the citizens ' initiative does not provide otherwise. " 3. To supplement the law with the chapter IV1 by the following: "chapter IV1 European citizens initiative 25.1 article. (1) if the statement of support for the European citizens ' initiative is expected to cover online, organizers submitted the information technology security incident prevention institution submission with a request to issue a certificate certifying that the online system used for that purpose, satisfy the security and technical specifications as set out in the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 February 2011 Regulation (EU) no 211/2011 on the citizens ' initiative. (2) information technology security incident prevention institution review the application and issue a certificate during the month or taken a decision on the refusal to issue a certificate. (3) information technology security incident prevention bodies a decision refusing to issue a certificate of compliance of the system of online security and technical parameters, you can appeal to the Court of Justice of the administrative procedure law. (4) this article shall not apply where the organizers have received other European Union Member State competent authorities the certificate of compliance of the system of online security and technical characteristics. Article 25.2. The organizers collected statements of support for the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 February 2011 Regulation (EU) no 211/2011 on the citizens ' initiative shall be submitted to the Central Election Commission. Article 25.3. (1) the Central Electoral Commission two months after the notification has been received from the organizers of the aid, adds captions, notes and forward the results to the form specified in the organisers email address certificate attesting a valid statement. (2) If the Central Election Commission determines that the examination of the notifications received has no jurisdiction, the Central Election Commission notices on the aid within two weeks shall be returned to the Organizer. Article 25.4. The Central Election Commission shall establish the necessary instructions, according to which the notification of the aid under examination. " The law shall enter into force on the day following its promulgation. The Parliament adopted the law in 2012 on September 20.
The President a. Smith in 2012 on October 10.