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Initiative «Abschaffung der Billag-Gebühren» NoBillag-Initiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Ja zur Abschaffung der Radio- und Fernsehgebühren (Abschaffung der Billag-Gebühren)»
Keyword NoBillag-Initiative
Voting day 04.03.2018
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Kultur, Religion, Medien > Medien und Kommunikation > Radio, Fernsehen, Elektronische Medien
Kultur, Religion, Medien > Medien und Kommunikation
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Description by Année Politique Suisse Link (in German / French)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Vote Nº 617
Submission
Initiators Komitee u.a. mit Vertretern der Jungfreisinnigen und der JSVP
Signatures 112,191
Time used to collect signatures 245 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 16.071
Parliamentary debate PDF (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 345 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (33 Yes, 129 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (2 Yes, 41 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EDU
FPS
Lega
SVP
No
BDP
CSP
CVP
EVP
FDP
GLP
GPS
KVP
PdA
SD
SPS
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 31.6% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGV
No
eco
Gem
KDK
SAV
SBV
SGB
SSV
TravS
Deviating party sections
Yes
BDP BS
JFDP CH
No
SVP GL
Free vote
SVP TI
Analysis of the advertising campaign PDF (in German)
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (28.44% 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 54.84%
Decree on voting result PDF (in German)
Result by canton, district and municipality Excel (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office
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