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Arbeitsgesetz (Sonntagsarbeit)

General information
Official title Bundesgesetz über die Arbeit in Industrie, Gewerbe und Handel (Arbeitsgesetz)
Voting day 27.11.2005
Vote Nº 521
Legal form Optional referendum
Policy area Economy > Employment > Employment conditions
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 02.422
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (109 Yes, 65 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (30 Yes, 10 No)
Submission
Initiators Schweizerischer Gewerkschaftsbund, Travail.Suisse
Signatures 81,744
Time used to collect signatures 122 days
Success PDF
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CVP
FDP
FPS
Lega
LPS
SVP
No
CSP
EDU
EVP
GPS
PdA
SD
SPS
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 61.1% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
eco
SAV
SBV
SGV
GLP ZH
No
SGB
TravS
Deviating party sections
No
CVP LU
CVP OW
CVP SZ
CVP TI
CVP VS
SVP VS
Free vote
CVP BL
Campaign material for a Yes
Campaign material for a No Show all
Vote
Voting result Accepted
People Accepted (50.56% Yes)
Cantons Majority of the cantons not required (6.0 Yes, 17.0 No)
Rejected
AI
AR
FR
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
Accepted
AG
BE
BL
BS
GE
ZG
ZH
Turnout 42.39%
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