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Initiative «Recht auf Arbeit»

General information
Official title Bundesbeschluss über das Volksbegehren «Recht auf Arbeit»
Voting day 08.12.1946
Vote Nº 141
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Wirtschaft > Arbeit und Beschäftigung > Beschäftigungspolitik
Soziale Fragen – Sozialpolitik > Sozialversicherungen > Arbeitslosenversicherung
Staatsordnung > Rechtsordnung > Grundrechte
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Landesring der Unabhängigen
Signatures 73,292
Time used to collect signatures 207 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 5066
Parliamentary debate PDF
Duration of proceedings 107 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (7 Yes, 114 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
LdU
No
CVP
FDP
SPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 5.5% (Details)
Recommendations by others
No
eco
SGV
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (19.19% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (0.0 Yes, 22.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 50.13%
Decree on voting result PDF (in German)
Result by canton, district and municipality Excel (in German)
Overview of voting result by the Federal Chancellery Link (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office
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