Switzerland to hold referendum on government’s power to impose coronavirus restrictions | ConstitutionNet

Switzerland will hold a referendum on whether to strip the government of its power to impose new lockdown measures amid an increasing national debate about the rights of individuals. [ . . . ] Under the Swiss model of direct democracy, citizens can trigger a referendum to vote down laws introduced by parliament if they collect more than 50,000 signatures within 100 days

Switzerland to hold referendum on government’s power to impose coronavirus restrictions | ConstitutionNet