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Initiative «zur Rüstungsfinanzierung und zum Schutze der sozialen Errungenschaften»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «zur Rüstungsfinanzierung und zum Schutze der sozialen Errungenschaften»
Voting day 18.05.1952
Vote Nº 161
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Sicherheitspolitik > Armee > Rüstung
Öffentliche Finanzen > Steuerwesen > Direkte Steuern
Soziale Fragen – Sozialpolitik > Sozialversicherungen
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Sozialdemokratische Partei
Signatures 147,092
Time used to collect signatures 164 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Parliamentary debate PDF
Duration of proceedings 32 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (51 Yes, 110 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (3 Yes, 35 No)
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
LdU
SPS
No
CVP
FDP
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 31.1% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
No
eco
SBV
SGV
Campaign material for a Yes
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (43.74% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (4.0 Yes, 18.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
FR
GE
GL
GR
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SO
SZ
TG
UR
VD
VS
ZG
Accepted
BL
BS
SH
TI
ZH
Turnout 53.91%
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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