The Wisconsin Daylight Savings Time Referendum was a Wisconsin referendum / advisory question on the April 1, 1947 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.
- This referendum sought the people's opinion on the legislature authorizing daylight savings time.
| Question 1|
|Yes|| 313,091|| 45.19%|
Official results via: The Wisconsin Blue Book 1948
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
"Shall the legislature authorize daylight savings time during the period beginning the last Sunday of April and ending the last Sunday of September in eah year?"
Path to the ballot
- Legislative Approval: SJR 24 & JR 4 (1947)