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Initiative «für einen wirksamen Schutz der Mutterschaft»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «für einen wirksamen Schutz der Mutterschaft»
Voting day 02.12.1984
Vote Nº 323
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Soziale Fragen – Sozialpolitik > Sozialversicherungen > Mutterschaftsversicherung
Soziale Fragen – Sozialpolitik > Soziale Gruppen > Stellung der Frau
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Initiativkomitee für einen wirksamen Schutz der Mutterschaft (10 Organisationen: Frauenorganisationen, Gewerkschaften, linke Parteien)
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 135,849
Time used to collect signatures 447 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 82.074
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 324 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (44 Yes, 118 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (6 Yes, 29 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
PdA
POCH
SPS
No
CVP
EDU
EVP
FDP
GPS
LdU
LPS
REP
SD
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 26.0% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
TravS
No
eco
SAV
SBV
SGV
VSA
Deviating party sections
Yes
CVP GE
CVP TI
Free vote
JLdU CH
LdU SG
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (15.78% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (0.0 Yes, 23.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 37.64%
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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