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Initiative «Für demokratische Einbürgerungen»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Für demokratische Einbürgerungen»
Voting day 01.06.2008
Vote Nº 532
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area State organisation > Legal system > Citizenship
Social policy > Social groups > Immigration 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 Schweizerische Volkspartei SVP
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 100,038
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 06.086
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 345 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (67 Yes, 127 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (7 Yes, 34 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EDU
FPS
KVP
Lega
SD
SVP
No
CSP
CVP
EVP
FDP
GLP
GPS
LPS
PdA
SPS
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 31.4% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGV
No
SGB
TravS
Demokratisch-Soziale Partei Basel-Stadt
Deviating party sections
Yes
FDP LU
FDP ZG
No
EDU VD
Campaign material for a Yes
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (36.25% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (1.0 Yes, 22.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
SZ
Turnout 45.18%
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