PROCEDURE FOR AMENDMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE KYRGYZ REPUBLIC

Article 96
1. Amendments and supplements to this Constitution are adopted by referendum called by the President of the Kyrgyz Republic.

2. Amendments and supplements may be adopted in the Chambers of the Jogorku Kenesh after a proposal by the President of the Kyrgyz Republic by a majority of the total number of deputies of the Legislative Assembly and Assembly of People's Representatives, or by no fewer than 300,000 voters.

3. Proposals to introduce amendments and supplements to the Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic are considered by the Legislative Assembly and Assembly of People's Representatives, taking into account the ruling of the Constitutional Court of the Kyrgyz Republic, no earlier than three months and no later than six months from the day of submission of the proposal to the Legislative Assembly and the Assembly of People's Representatives.

4. The text of a draft law on introducing amendments and supplements to the Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic may not be altered during discussion on it in the Legislative Assembly and Assembly of People's Representatives.

Article 97
1. Amendments and supplements to this Constitution are considered adopted by the Jogorku Kenesh if no fewer than two-thirds of the total number of deputies of each of its chambers have voted for them.

2. A rejected proposal may be re-submitted to the Jogorku Kenesh no earlier than after one year.