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Tierschutzgesetz

General information
Official title Tierschutzgesetz (TschG)
Voting day 03.12.1978
Vote Nº 290
Legal form Optional referendum
Policy area Agriculture > Livestock
Environment and living space > Environment > Animal protection
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 77.011
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 393 days
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (157 Yes, 1 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (34 Yes, 0 No)
Submission
Initiators Genfer Liga zur Bekämpfung der Vivisektion
Signatures 89,664
Time used to collect signatures 127 days
Success PDF
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CVP
EVP
FDP
LdU
LPS
PdA
REP
SD
SPS
SVP
No
POCH
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 96.4% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SBV
SGB
TravS
No
Partito socialista autonomo
Deviating party sections
No
FDP SZ
REP GE
SPS GE
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Accepted
People Accepted (81.70% Yes)
Cantons Majority of the cantons not required (22.0 Yes, 0.0 No)
Accepted
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 43.27%
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