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Initiative «Für ein bedingungsloses Grundeinkommen»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Für ein bedingungsloses Grundeinkommen»
Voting day 05.06.2016
Vote Nº 601
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Social policy > Social security
Economy > Employment
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 parteipolitisch unabhängiges Komitee
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 126,408
Time used to collect signatures 541 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 14.058
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 478 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (19 Yes, 157 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (1 Yes, 40 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
GPS
No
BDP
CVP
EDU
EVP
FDP
FPS
GLP
KVP
Lega
SD
SPS
SVP
Free vote
PdA
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 7.1% (Details)
Recommendations by others
No
eco
SBV
SGV
Free vote
TravS
Deviating party sections
Yes
SPS AG
SPS AI
SPS AR
SPS FR
SPS GE
SPS JU
SPS SO
SPS TG
SPS TI
Free vote
SPS BL
SPS SZ
Number of adverts in print media 35
Percentage of adverts for a 'yes' 20%
Analysis of the advertising campaign by Année Politique PDF (in German)
Media coverage: number of articles 258
Media coverage: tonality -22 (predominantly negative)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (23.06% 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 46.95%
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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