Irland, 10. November 2012 : Kinderrechte

Gebiet Irland
┗━ Stellung unabhängiger Staat
Datum
Vorlage Kinderrechte
┗━ Fragemuster Entscheidungsfrage
┗━ Abstimmungstyp Obligatorisches Referendum → durch Parlament → bindend → Stufe: Verfassung → Partialrevision (Einzelthema)
Ergebnis angenommen
┗━ Mehrheiten gültige Stimmen
Stimmberechtigte 3'183'686
Stimmbeteiligung 1'066'239 33,49 %
Stimmen ausser Betracht 4'645
Gültige (= zählende) Stimmen 1'061'594
┗━ Ja-Stimmen 615'731 58,00 %
┗━ Nein-Stimmen 445'863 42,00 %
Medien Stimmzettel
Bemerkungen Nach Urteil einem des Obersten Gerichts vom Mai 2006 ist mit der jetzigen Rechtslage ein Versehen bei der Altersermittlung beim Schutzalter zulässig, das jetzige Gesetz ist verfassungswidrig. Die Regierung beschliesst jedoch, diesen Aspekt der Kinderrechte nicht in die beschlossene Verfassungsänderung einzubauen; das Parlament (Dáil) beschränkt sich auf allgemeine Kinderrechte. Es beschliesst die Verfassungsänderung am . Die Urnen sind von 9.00 bis 22.00 geöffnet. Amtliches Endergebnis vom .

Obligatorisches Verfassungsreferendum nach Art. 46 und 47 der Verfassung.

Abstimmungstext:
Art. 42 Abs. 5
In exceptional cases, where the parents for physical or moral reasons fail in their duty towards their children, the State as guardian of the common good, by appropriate means shall endeavour to supply the place of the parents, but always with due regard for the natural and imprescriptible rights of the child.

Art. 42A (neu):

  1. The State recognises and affirms the natural and imprescriptible rights of all children and shall, as far as practicable, by its laws protect and vindicate those rights.
  2. 1° In exceptional cases, where the parents, regardless of their marital status, to such an extent that the safety or welfare of any of their children is likely to be prejudicially affected, the State as guardian of the common good shall, by proportionate means as provided by law, endeavour to supply the place of the parents, but always with due regard for the natural and imprescriptible rights of the child.
    2° Provision shall be made by law for the adoption of any child where the parents have failed for such a period of time as may be prescribed by law in their duty towards the child and where the best interests of the child so require.
  3. Provision shall be made by law for the voluntary placement for adoption and the adoption of any child.
  4. 1° Provision shall be made by law that in the resolution of all proceedings —
    1. brought by the State, as guardian of the common good, for the purpose of preventing the safety and welfare of any child from being prejudicially affected, or
    2. concerning the adoption, guardianship or custody of, or access to, any child, the best interests of the child shall be the paramount consideration.
    2° Provision shall be made by law for securing, as far as practicable, that in all proceedings referred to in subsection 1° of this section in respect of any child who is capable of forming his or her own views, the views of the child shall be ascertained and given due weight having regard to the age and maturity of the child.
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