Swiss unfair competition referendum, 1944
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A referendum on unfair competition was held in Switzerland on 29 October 1944. Voters were asked whether they approved of a new federal law on unfair competition. The proposal was approved by 52.9% of voters.
The referendum was an "optional referendum", which only a majority of the vote, as opposed to the "obligatory referendums", which required a double majority; a majority of the popular vote and majority of the cantons.
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