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Initiative «gegen die Luftverschmutzung durch Motorfahrzeuge» Albatrosinitiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «gegen die Luftverschmutzung durch Motorfahrzeuge»
Keyword Albatrosinitiative
Voting day 25.09.1977
Vote Nº 271
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Environment and living space > Environment > Air quality control
Transport and infrastructure > Road transport
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Arbeitsgruppe saubere Schweiz (Ad-hoc-Komitee aus St. Gallen)
Signatures 53,121
Time used to collect signatures 478 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 76.078
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 198 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (12 Yes, 110 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (0 Yes, 34 No)
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EVP
LdU
PdA
POCH
REP
SD
SPS
No
CVP
FDP
LPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 41.7% (Details)
Recommendations by others
No
SAV
SBV
SGV
TravS
VSA
Free vote
SGB
Deviating party sections
Yes
CVP GE
FDP BE
JCVP CH
JLPS CH
SVP VD
No
EVP SG
LdU VD
SPS AG
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (39.03% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (1.5 Yes, 20.5 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
FR
GL
GR
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
BS
GE
Turnout 51.67%
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