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Initiative «Postdienst für alle»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Postdienst für alle»
Voting day 26.09.2004
Vote Nº 512
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Transport and infrastructure > Post
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 Gewerkschaft Kommunikation
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 106,234
Time used to collect signatures 241 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 03.026
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 345 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (84 Yes, 105 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (12 Yes, 31 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CSP
EVP
GPS
Lega
PdA
SD
SPS
No
CVP
EDU
FDP
FPS
LPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 35.4% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
TravS
No
eco
SBV
SGV
Deviating party sections
Yes
CVP GR
CVP JU
CVP NE
FDP GE
SVP VS
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (49.77% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (9.5 Yes, 13.5 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
GL
LU
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
ZG
ZH
Accepted
BS
FR
GE
GR
JU
NE
TI
UR
VD
VS
Turnout 53.55%
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