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Zivildienst-Initiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «für einen echten Zivildienst auf der Grundlage des Tatbeweises»
Voting day 26.02.1984
Vote Nº 318
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Security policy > Armed forces > Conscientious objection, Civilian service
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Description by Année Politique Suisse Link (in German / French)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Ad-hoc-Komitee für einen echten Zivildienst
Signatures 113,045
Time used to collect signatures 778 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 82.058
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 408 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (50 Yes, 106 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (7 Yes, 30 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EVP
GPS
LdU
PdA
POCH
SPS
No
CVP
EDU
FDP
LPS
SD
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 33.9% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
No
SBV
SGV
Free vote
TravS
Deviating party sections
Yes
CVP SH
JCVP CH
No
EVP AG
LdU AG
LdU SH
Free vote
CVP JU
CVP VD
LdU ZG
Campaign material for a Yes Show all
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (36.17% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (1.5 Yes, 21.5 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
FR
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
BS
GE
Turnout 52.77%
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