“The Government Council is instructed to make representations to the Confederation and to signal its willingness to accept a contingent of refugees stranded in Greece in addition to the legally defined distribution key (Art. 21 Asylum Ordinance 1). In Switzerland, their asylum application should then be dealt with in a regular manner.”Demand of the motion
26.11.20 Declared urgent
03.02.21 Rejection by the Government Council
Government Council requests rejection, as it considers Switzerland’s efforts to be sufficient and sees no need for action by the canton.
15.03.21 Rejection in the Grand Council (70 yes, 81 no, 6 abstentions).