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«Durchsetzungsinitiative»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Zur Durchsetzung der Ausschaffung krimineller Ausländer (Durchsetzungsinitiative)»
Voting day 28.02.2016
Vote Nº 597
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Social policy > Social groups > Immigration policy
State organisation > Legal system > Criminal law
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
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 155,788
Time used to collect signatures 157 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 13.091
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 485 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (57 Yes, 140 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (6 Yes, 38 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EDU
FPS
Lega
MCG
SD
SVP
No
BDP
CSP
CVP
EVP
FDP
GLP
GPS
PdA
SPS
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 32.0% (Details)
Recommendations by others
No
eco
SGB
TravS
Operation Libero
Deviating party sections
No
EDU VD
Number of adverts in print media 416
Percentage of adverts for a 'yes' 48%
Analysis of the advertising campaign by Année Politique PDF (in German)
Media coverage: number of articles 631
Media coverage: tonality -42 (predominantly negative)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Campaign material for a No Show all
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (41.15% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (4.5 Yes, 18.5 No)
Rejected
AG
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
SG
SH
SO
TG
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
AI
NW
OW
SZ
TI
UR
Turnout 63.73%
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