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Hornkuh-Initiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Für die Würde der landwirtschaftlichen Nutztiere (Hornkuh-Initiative)»
Voting day 25.11.2018
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Landwirtschaft > Agrarpolitik
Umwelt und Lebensraum > Umwelt > Tierschutz
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 623
Submission
Initiators Komitee um den Bergbauern Armin Capaul und weitere Landwirte, unterstützt von Tierschutzorganisationen
Signatures 119,626
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 17.024
Parliamentary debate PDF (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 485 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (49 Yes, 117 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (6 Yes, 33 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EVP
GLP
GPS
KVP
PdA
SD
SPS
No
BDP
CVP
EDU
FDP
FPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 33.4% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Free vote
SBV
None
TravS
Analysis of the advertising campaign PDF (in German)
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (45.28% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (5.0 Yes, 18.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
FR
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SO
SZ
TG
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
BL
BS
GE
GL
SH
TI
Turnout 46.70%
Result by canton, district and municipality Excel (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office
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