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Mieter- und Konsumentenschutzinitiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «zum Schutz der Mieter und Konsumenten» (Weiterführung der Preiskontrolle)
Voting day 13.03.1955
Vote Nº 174.1
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Economy > Economic policy > Pricing policy
Environment and living space > Housing > Tenancy issues
Economy > Economic policy > Consumer protection
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Schweizerischer Gewerkschaftsbund
Signatures 202,549
Time used to collect signatures 159 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 155 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject
Position of the Council of States Reject
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
SPS
No
CVP
EVP
FDP
LdU
LPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 26.0% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
No
eco
SGV
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Accepted (50.24% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (7.0 Yes, 15.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
FR
GL
GR
LU
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
UR
VS
ZG
Accepted
BE
BL
BS
GE
NE
TI
VD
ZH
Turnout 55.53%
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 Display the map