Topics Tax bills

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

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Special legislative processes for tax bills, which may include restrictions on proposal, approval, or amendment. Tax bills refer to legislation specifically for collecting revenue for public use, usually in the form of taxes or tariffs.




budget; fiscal policy

Survey Questions

  • Who can initiate tax bills?
  • Who approves tax bills?
  • What are the details for the process to pass tax bills?