I recently discovered the concept of compulsory voting.
Fine all eligible voters that don't vote. It's done in Australia.
Gets record turn-out.
Australian electoral system
I think that it may be a legitimate requirement for the voting age population of the nation. In most, nations the populace have numerous compulsory requirements that must be adhered to. There are criminal laws, civial laws, development codes, health codes, enironmental codes, taxes, etc. that must be complied with.
What are your thoughts? (discussion originated in this thread.