Submitting Blockchain Parameter Change Proposal

This proposal requires information to be passed in JSON file as follows:
"title": "<Proposal Title>",
"description": "<Description of Proposal>",
"changes": [
"subspace": "<Module Name>",
"key": "<Module's param name in UpperCamelCase>",
"value": "<Proposed value>"
"deposit": "<Deposit (in uhid) for the proposal>"
"title": "Change in Validator Node Downtime Penalty",
"description": "This proposal brings about change in the validator node downtime penalty to 0.365",
"changes": [
"subspace": "slashing",
"key": "SlashFractionDowntime",
"value": "0.365000000000000000"
"deposit": "50000000uhid"

  • Run the following to submit a blockchain parameter change proposal:
hid-noded tx gov submit-proposal param-change "<path-of-proposal-json-file>" --from <key-name> --yes
  • Query the list of proposals
hid-noded q gov proposals
Proposal IDs start with 1, which means that the first proposal submitted on chain, would have the proposal ID, and subsequent proposals will have their ID incremented by 1.
  • Run the following to vote on the proposal
hid-noded tx gov vote <Proposal ID> <Vote=(yes|no|abstain|no_with_veto)> \
--from <wallet-address> \
--chain-id <Chain ID>
  • You can check the status of the proposal
hid-noded q gov proposal <Proposal ID>
Copy link
Edit on GitHub
On this page
Proposal Structure