Minnesota 1877 ballot measures
- All seven of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Four of the measures were approved.
- Three of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Amendment 1||Legislature||Establishes biennial legislative sessions|
|Amendment 2||Term limits||Extends terms for representatives and senators|
|Amendment 3||Elections||Establishes a state canvassing board|
|Amendment 4||Suffrage||Allows women to vote in local option elections|
|Amendment 5||Business||Establishes single liability for all corporations|
|Amendment 6||Bonds||Authorizes sale of land to pay railroad bonds|
|Amendment 7||Education||Prohibits use of state school funds for sectarian schools|