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
Issue at stake - Conscription
Issue at stake - Petrol station shops
Issue at stake - Epidemics law