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Treibstoffzoll zur Finanzierung der Nationalstrassen

General information
Official title Bundesbeschluss über die Erhebung eines Zollzuschlages auf Treibstoffen zur Finanzierung der Nationalstrassen
Voting day 05.03.1961
Vote Nº 196
Legal form Optional referendum
Policy area Public finance > Taxation > Indirect taxation
Transport and infrastructure > Road transport > Road construction
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Accept
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 8057
Parliamentary debate PDF
Duration of proceedings 72 days
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (135 Yes, 5 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (32 Yes, 0 No)
Submission
Initiators Touring Club der Schweiz (Komitee "gegen die übertriebene Besteuerung der Treibstoffe")
Signatures 125,858
Time used to collect signatures 99 days
Success PDF
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CVP
FDP
SPS
SVP
No
LdU
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 84.9% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
eco
SBV
SGB
SGV
No
TCS
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (46.55% Yes)
Cantons Majority of the cantons not required (10.0 Yes, 12.0 No)
Rejected
AG
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
LU
NE
SO
TI
VD
VS
ZH
Accepted
AI
AR
GL
GR
NW
OW
SG
SH
SZ
TG
UR
ZG
Turnout 63.26%
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