- June 2009 : Federal Vote on Minarets (continued)
The federal popular initiative filed on 8th July 2008 to ban minarets throughout the country was deemed admissible by the Parliament and Federal Council in March 2009. It will therefore go before the people. At the time of writing, the date of the referendum is not yet known.
For further information : see the monitoring of the initiative on the website of the Swiss Confederation.