vote of no confidence


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vote of no confidence

n
(Parliamentary Procedure) parliament a vote on a motion put by the Opposition censuring an aspect of the Government's policy; if the motion is carried the Government is obliged to resign. Also called: vote of censure
Translations

vote of no confidence

n (Pol) → voto di sfiducia
to pass a vote of no confidence → dare il voto di sfiducia
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The Speaker of the National Assembly had no personal or in-principle opposition to the use of a secret ballot in a vote of no confidence in the President.
The pilots are joined by the mechanics of the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) whose National Executive Council (NEC) has also completed a vote of no confidence.
If the government is given a vote of no confidence, it is responsible to resign.