The Wisconsin Constitution Ratification Referendum was a constitutional convention referral / Wisconsin referendum on the April 5, 1847 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.
This referendum sought to ratify the Wisconsin Constitution of 1846.
| Question 1|
|Yes|| 14,119|| 41.10%|
Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
- The two statements would have been printed on separate tickets to put in a ballot box.
Path to the ballot
- Submission to the People: Article XIX, Section 9 of The Wisconsin Constitution of 1846