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«Verkehrshalbierungs-Initiative»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «für die Halbierung des motorisierten Strassenverkehrs zur Erhaltung und Verbesserung von Lebensräumen (Verkehrshalbierungs-Initiative)»
Voting day 12.03.2000
Vote Nº 463
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Transport and infrastructure > Transport policy
Environment and living space > Environment > Environmental policy
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 umverkehR, Initiativkomitee zur Halbierung des motorisierten Strassenverkehrs
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 108,841
Time used to collect signatures 547 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 97.078
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 597 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (30 Yes, 110 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (0 Yes, 42 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CSP
EVP
GPS
SPS
No
CVP
EDU
FDP
FPS
Lega
LPS
SD
SVP
Free vote
PdA
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 29.7% (Details)
Recommendations by others
No
eco
SBV
SGV
TravS
Free vote
SGB
Parti Socialiste Autonome du Jura Sud
Deviating party sections
Yes
GPS BL
No
CSP FR
CSP JU
CSP VS
EVP BE
EVP BL
EVP TG
Free vote
SPS GR
SPS NE
Campaign material for a Yes Show all
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (21.33% 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 42.38%
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
Post-vote poll
Full analysis of post-vote poll results PDF (in German)
Technical report PDF (in German)