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Wisconsin State Annuity Insurance Amendment, Question 3 (1914)

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The Wisconsin State Annuity Insurance Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.

This amendment sought to create Article VIII, Section 11 of the Wisconsin Constitution to allow for the creation of a state annuity insurance system.[1]

Election results

Question 3
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No170,33873.98%
Yes 59,909 26.02%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

"For amendment creating section 11 of article VIII, permitting insurance by the state and providing that the state may grant annuities, with an annual accounting, a separation and safeguarding of all insurance funds."[2]

Path to the ballot

  • First Legislative Approval: SJR 72 & JR 65 (1911)
  • Second Legislative Approval: AJR 38 & JR 35 (1913)
  • Submission to the People: Ch.770 (1923)[1]

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