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Theobald, H. Rupert; Robbins, Patricia V. (ed.) / The state of Wisconsin 1983-1984 blue book
(1983-1984)

Wisconsin Constitution,   pp. [171]-218 PDF (18.9 MB)


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STATEWIDE REFERENDA ELECTIONS OTHER THAN CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
                                               Question
    Territorial
*Formation  of a state  government.............................................................
Approval of first  constitution  ................................................................................
Equal suffrage to  colored  persons  ............................................................................
*Ratification  of  second  constitution  ..........................................................................
    State
*Extend suffrage to  colored  persons  ..........................................................................
*Banks or no banks; advisory referendum  ....................................................................
*G eneral banking law .......................................................................................
*Liquor prohibition;  advisory  referendum  ....................................................................
Extend suffrage to  colored  persons  ...........................................................................
*Amend  general banking law; redemption of bank  notes ......................................................
*Am end general banking law; circulation  of bank  notes  ......................................................
*Amend  general banking law; interest  rate  7%  a  year  ........................................................
Extend suffrage to  colored  persons  ...........................................................................
*Am end general banking law; taxing  shareholders ............................................................
*Abolish office  of  bank  com ptroller  ..........................................................................
*Incorporation of savings  banks  and  savings  societies  ........................................................
*W om an suffrage  upon  school  m atters  .......................................................................
Revise banking law of 1897; banking  dept. under commission  ................................................
*Prim ary election  law  .......................................................................................
Pocket ballots and coupon voting  system s  ..................................................................
W om an suffrage2.................................... ........................................................
*Soliders' bonus financed by 3-mill property tax and income tax ..............................................
*Prohibition, W isconsin  enforcement  act (M ulberger) ........................................................
*U.S. prohibition act (Volstead); memorializing congress to amend ...........................................
*Repeal of Wisconsin prohibition enforcement act (Severson); advisory referendum
...........................
*Modification of prohibition enforcement act (Severson); advisory referendum
................................
County distribution of auto  licenses; advisory  referendum  ....................................................
*Sunday blue law repeal; advisory referendum..........        ..........................................
*Old-age pensions; advisory  referendum  .....................................................................
*Teacher tenure law repeal; advisory  referendum  ............................................................
Property tax levy for high school aid, 2 mills of assessed valuation..........
 ..........................
Daylight saving time; advisory  referendum  .................................................................
3%  retail sales tax  for veterans  bonus; advisory  referendum  ..................................................
      Law Submitting
Territorial Laws 1846, p. 5
  (Jan. 31)
Art. XIX, Sec. 9 of 1846
  Constitution
Supl. resolution to 1846
  Constitution; Vol. II of
  Quaife, p. 755
Art. XIV, Sec. 9 of 1848
  Constitution
        Ch. 137    1849
        Ch. 143    1851
        Ch. 479    1852
        Ch. 101    1853
        Ch. 44     1857
        Ch. 98     1858
        Ch. 242  1861
        Ch. 203    1862
        Ch. 414    1865
        Ch. 102  1866
        JR12       1867
        Ch. 28     1868
        Ch. 384    1876
        Ch. 211  1885
        Ch. 303  1897
        Ch. 451    1903
        Ch. 522  1905
        Ch. 227    1911
        Ch. 667    1919
        Ch. 556    1919
S R42 JR47         1925
SJR14 JRI6         1929
SJRI4 JRI6         1929
SJR26 JRII         1931
AJRII6 JRII4       1931
AJR42 JR64        SS'33
AJR67 JRIOO        1939
        Ch. 525    1943
SJR24 JR4          1947
SJR58 JR62         1947
Date of               Vote
Election         For       Against
Apr. 1846
Apr. 1847
Apr. 1847
Mar. 1848
Nov. 1849
Nov. 1851
Nov. 1852
Nov. 1853
Nov. 1857
Nov. 1858
Nov. 1861
Nov. 1862
Nov. 1865
Nov. 1866
Nov. 1868
Nov. 1876
Nov. 1886
Nov. 1898
Nov. 1904
Apr. 1906
Nov. 1912
Sept. 1919
Nov. 1920
Nov. 1926
Apr. 1929
Apr. 1929
Apr. 1931
Apr. 1932
Apr. 1934
Apr. 1940
Apr. 1944
Apr. 1947
Nov. 1948
12,334        2,487
14,119       30,231
7,664        14,615
                               0
 16,799       6,384
                               0
  5,265       4,075
31,289        9,126
32,826        8,711            CI)
27,519       24,109
28,235       41,345
27,267        2,837
57,646        2,515
46,269        7,794
46,588       55,591
49,714       19,151
15,499        1,948
4,029         3,069
43,581       38,998
86,872       92,607
130,366      80,102            Z
45,958      111,139
135,545     227,024            ;-
165,762
419,309
349,443
350,337
321,688
183,716
396,436
531,915
403,782
131,004
313,091
258,497
57,324
199,876
177,603
196,402
200,545
368,674
271,786
154,729
372,524
410,315
379,740
825,990
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