Swissvotes Universität Basel année politique suisse

Neues Ehe- und Erbrecht

General information
Official title Schweizerisches Zivilgesetzbuch (Wirkungen der Ehe im allgemeinen, Ehegüterrecht und Erbrecht)
Voting day 22.09.1985
Vote Nº 336
Legal form Optional referendum
Policy area State organisation > Legal system > Private law
Social policy > Social groups > Status of women
Social policy > Social groups > Family policy
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 79.043
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 1,913 days
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (160 Yes, 3 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (33 Yes, 5 No)
Submission
Initiators Komitee unter Führung von Christoph Blocher, unterstützt von Schweizerischem Gewerbeverband und der Eidgenössisch-demokratischen Union
Signatures 83,865
Time used to collect signatures 131 days
Success PDF
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CVP
EVP
FDP
GPS
LdU
PdA
POCH
SPS
SVP
No
EDU
LPS
REP
SD
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 88.6% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SBV
SGB
TravS
VSA
No
SGV
None
eco
Deviating party sections
Yes
LPS GE
LPS NE
No
EVP AG
EVP SG
FDP SZ
FDP TG
SVP AG
SVP BL
SVP GL
SVP JU
SVP SG
SVP SH
SVP SZ
SVP TG
SVP TI
SVP VD
SVP ZH
Free vote
EVP BL
FDP NW
FDP OW
FDP UR
LPS BS
Campaign material for a Yes
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Accepted
People Accepted (54.72% Yes)
Cantons Majority of the cantons not required (12.0 Yes, 11.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
GL
GR
NW
OW
SG
SH
SZ
TG
UR
Accepted
BL
BS
FR
GE
JU
LU
NE
SO
TI
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 41.10%
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