Members of the National Council

Members of the Council of States

Specific responsibilities

  • Organisation and procedures of the government and Federal Administration
  • Parliamentary law (subject to special topics/responsibilities of the offices)
  • Separation of powers, division of responsibilities among federal authorities (incl. constitutional review)
  • Federal employees
  • Relations between Confederation and cantons (general and institutional issues, respect of cantonal constitutions)
  • Political rights
  • Role of the state in formation of public opinion
  • Citizens' rights
  • Identity documents
  • Foreign nationals
  • Asylum law
  • Data protection
  • Relations between state and religion

Committee Secretariat

​Function​Name​Telephone / e-mail
Enquiries Line Ariane Bühler T +41 58 322 99 44
SPK.CIP@parl.admin.ch
Committee SecretaryAnne BenoitT +41 58 322 97 76
Deputy Committee SecretaryRuth Lüthi BlumeT +41 58 322 98 04
Policy AnalystStefan WiedmerT +41 58 322 95 37
​Policy Analyst​Katherine Haller​T +41 58 322 97 78