Militia army system under public scrutiny

Swiss voters went to the polls to decide on a proposal to scrap conscription and replace the militia system with a professional army.

As part of the third set of nationwide ballots in 2013, citizens also had the final say on a law to ease opening hours for shopping at petrol station and rules governing vaccination campaigns.

Vote September 22, 2013

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Issue at stake - Conscription

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Issue at stake - Petrol station shops

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Issue at stake - Epidemics law

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