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Zweitwohnungsinitiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Schluss mit uferlosem Bau von Zweitwohnungen!»
Voting day 11.03.2012
Vote Nº 555
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Environment and living space > Soil > Spatial planning
Economy > Tourism and leisure > Tourism
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 Franz Weber Stiftung
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 108,497
Time used to collect signatures 546 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 08.073
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 961 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (61 Yes, 123 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (10 Yes, 29 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EVP
GPS
PdA
SD
SPS
No
BDP
CVP
EDU
FDP
FPS
GLP
KVP
SVP
Free vote
CSP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 30.2% (Details)
Recommendations by others
No
eco
SBV
SGV
Deviating party sections
Yes
GLP BS
GLP GR
Free vote
SPS VSr
Vote
Voting result Accepted
People Accepted (50.63% Yes)
Cantons Accepted (13.5 Yes, 9.5 No)
Rejected
AI
GL
GR
LU
NW
OW
SZ
TI
UR
VS
ZG
Accepted
AG
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
JU
NE
SG
SH
SO
TG
VD
ZH
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
Post-vote poll
Full analysis of post-vote poll results PDF (in German)
Technical report PDF (in German)