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Erhöhung der Unterschriftenzahl für die Verfassungsinitiative

General information
Official title Bundesbeschluss über die Erhöhung der Unterschriftenzahl für die Verfassungsinitiative (Art. 120 und 121 BV)
Voting day 25.09.1977
Vote Nº 273
Legal form Mandatory referendum
Policy area State organisation > People’s rights > Popular initiative
State organisation > Political system > Procedure for constitutional reform
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 75.054
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 655 days
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (99 Yes, 50 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (33 Yes, 1 No)
Public campaign
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CVP
EVP
FDP
SVP
No
LdU
LPS
PdA
POCH
REP
SD
SPS
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 55.2% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SAV
SBV
VSA
No
SGB
TravS
Deviating party sections
Yes
LPS BS
No
JCVP CH
SVP FR
SVP SZ
SVP TI
SVP VD
SVP ZH
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Accepted
People Accepted (56.71% Yes)
Cantons Accepted (19.0 Yes, 3.0 No)
Rejected
GE
NE
VD
Accepted
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GL
GR
LU
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 51.63%
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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