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CH11_CH0_FederalLawOnFreightTransport2016

Name of the country Switzerland
Sector Transport
Name of the document (original) Gütertransportgesetz
Name of the document (English) Law on freight transport
Administrative level National
Type of the document Legislation
Year of adoption 2016 or 2017
Foreseen duration Unlimited
Comments Mandate to the cantons to planify the freight transport
Sector Transport
Territorial unit (NUTS/LAU) CH
Authority Federal Council
Availability in English No
Legally binding Legally binding
SGI coverage Transport
Integration as a concept No
Integration elements
Actors Federal authorities, cantons, Service providers
Policies Transport
Adm. levels Federal, cantonal, municipal
Fin. sources Public
Others
Description
Short Summary Revised law, adopted by federal Parliament, but not yet in force.
Centralised/decentralised decentralised
Governance model
Public services
Concession
Public-private partnership
Co-operative
Others
Comments
Type of finance
EU
Federal/national
State/cantonal/provincial
Regional
Local
No sources available.
Sources of finance
Private
Public
Stakeholders' list
Federal/national
State/provincial/departmental
Regional
Inter-communal
Local
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