V alais lies in southwestern Switzerland. At the time of the Reformation it was a republic loyal to the Cofnfederation, i.e. the Bishop sent one or two envoys to the Tagsatzung in Baden to join in deliberation and decision-making.
Altpeter, Gerda Pastor and Moesle, Albert
"Beginning of the Reformation in Valais,"
Swiss American Historical Society Review: Vol. 40
, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/sahs_review/vol40/iss3/4