The Minnesota Loans for Asylum Buildings Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 7, 1871 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized state loans for constructing an asylum facility for the insane, deaf, dumb and blind, as well as a state prison.
| Minnesota Amendment 2 (1871)|
|Yes|| 6,724|| 14.15%|
Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
Text of measure
The text of the measure can be read here.