Popular initiatives

The following new federal popular initiatives had been launched at the time of going to press (deadline for the collection of signatures in brackets):

  • “Zersiedelung stoppen – für eine nachhaltige Siedlungsentwicklung (Zersiedelungsinitiative)” – (Stop urban sprawl – for sustainable residential development (urban sprawl initiative)) – (21.10.2016)
  • “Für verantwortungsvolle Unternehmen – zum Schutz von Mensch und Umwelt” – (For corporate responsibility – for the protection of people and the environment) – (21.10.2016)

The list of pending popular initiatives can be found at www.bk.­admin.ch under Aktuell > Wahlen und Abstimmungen > Hängige Volks­initiativen.

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