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Initiative für steuerfreie Kinderzulagen

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Familien stärken! Steuerfreie Kinder- und Ausbildungszulagen»
Voting day 08.03.2015
Vote Nº 590
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Soziale Fragen – Sozialpolitik > Soziale Gruppen > Familienpolitik
Öffentliche Finanzen > Steuerwesen > Direkte Steuern
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 CVP
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 118,425
Time used to collect signatures 552 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 13.084
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 338 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (35 Yes, 159 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (13 Yes, 32 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CVP
EDU
EVP
FPS
MCG
SVP
No
BDP
CSP
FDP
GLP
GPS
Lega
PdA
SD
SPS
Free vote
KVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 42.6% (Details)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (24.58% 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 42.07%
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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