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Gesetz über die eingetragene Partnerschaft gleichgeschlechtlicher Paare

General information
Official title Bundesgesetz über die eingetragene Partnerschaft gleichgeschlechtlicher Paare (Partnerschaftsgesetz, PartG)
Voting day 05.06.2005
Vote Nº 518
Legal form Optional referendum
Policy area State organisation > Legal system > Private law
Social policy > Social groups > Homosexuals
State organisation > Legal system > Fundamental rights
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)
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Accept
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 02.090
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 567 days
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (112 Yes, 51 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (33 Yes, 5 No)
Submission
Initiators Evangelische Volkspartei, Eidgenössisch-Demokratische Union
Signatures 66,853
Time used to collect signatures 124 days
Success PDF
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CSP
CVP
FDP
GPS
LPS
PdA
SPS
No
EDU
EVP
FPS
SD
SVP
Free vote
Lega
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 65.7% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
TravS
GLP ZH
Deviating party sections
Yes
JFDP JU
SVP BE
SVP GR
SVP ZG
No
CVP FR
CVP TI
CVP VS
FDP JU
Free vote
CVP NE
JSVP CH
Campaign material for a Yes Show all
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Accepted
People Accepted (58.04% Yes)
Cantons Majority of the cantons not required (16.5 Yes, 6.5 No)
Rejected
AI
JU
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VS
Accepted
AG
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
VD
ZG
ZH
Turnout 56.64%
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 Display the map