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Initiative «Gegen die Überfremdung» Zweite «Überfremdungsinitiative», Schwarzenbach-Initiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «gegen die Überfremdung»
Keyword Zweite «Überfremdungsinitiative», Schwarzenbach-Initiative
Voting day 07.06.1970
Vote Nº 220
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Social policy > Social groups > Immigration policy
Economy > Employment > Employment policy
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Nationale Aktion
Signatures 70,292
Time used to collect signatures 370 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 10365
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 179 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (1 Yes, 150 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (0 Yes, 34 No)
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
SD
No
CVP
EVP
FDP
LdU
LPS
PdA
SPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 0.6% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
Vigilance
SP-Sektion Stadt Chur
No
eco
SAV
SBV
SGB
SGV
TravS
VSA
Deviating party sections
Yes
SPS ZG
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (45.99% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (7.0 Yes, 15.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BL
BS
GE
GL
GR
NE
SG
SH
TG
TI
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
BE
FR
LU
NW
OW
SO
SZ
UR
Turnout 74.72%
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