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Initiative «6 Wochen Ferien für alle»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «6 Wochen Ferien für alle»
Voting day 11.03.2012
Vote Nº 557
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Economy > Employment > Working hours
Description by Année Politique Suisse Link (in German / French)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Travail Suisse
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 107,639
Time used to collect signatures 528 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 10.057
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 364 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (61 Yes, 122 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (10 Yes, 32 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CSP
GPS
KVP
PdA
SD
SPS
No
BDP
CVP
EDU
EVP
FDP
FPS
GLP
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 28.5% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
TravS
No
eco
SAV
SBV
SGV
Campaign material for a Yes Show all
Campaign material for a No Show all
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (33.50% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (0.0 Yes, 23.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 45.42%
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)