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Switzerland Parliament Rejects May 1st National Public Holiday

Source: Die Bundesversammlung (Das Schweizer Parlament)
Posted: Monday, November 12, 2001
Most recent follow-up news item: March 26, 2009

On November 6, Switzerland's competent parliamentary commission voted against the proposal to make May 1st a nationwide public holiday.

The initiative by parliamentarian Anita Fetz was submitted last spring (2001-05-11).

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