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Gold-Initiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Rettet unser Schweizer Gold (Gold-Initiative)»
Voting day 30.11.2014
Vote Nº 589
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Wirtschaft > Finanzwesen > Geld- und Währungspolitik
Staatsordnung > Institutionen
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 SVP-Politiker
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 106,052
Time used to collect signatures 547 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 13.093
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 212 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (22 Yes, 156 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (2 Yes, 43 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EDU
FPS
Lega
MCG
SD
No
BDP
CSP
CVP
EVP
FDP
GLP
GPS
PdA
SPS
SVP
Free vote
KVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 2.7% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
Aktion für eine unabhängige und neutrale Schweiz (AUNS)
No
eco
FDK
SGB
TravS
VPOD
Deviating party sections
Yes
BDP BS
JSVP CH
SVP AG
SVP AR
SVP BE
SVP BL
SVP BS
SVP GE
SVP GR
SVP JU
SVP LU
SVP NW
SVP OW
SVP SG
SVP SH
SVP SO
SVP SZ
SVP TI
SVP UR
SVP VD
SVP VS
SVP ZG
Campaign material for a Yes
Analysis of the advertising campaign PDF (in German)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (22.72% 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 49.81%
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
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