Wisconsin Governor's Salary Amendment, Question 1 (1932)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Salaries of
Government Officials
Salaries of government officials.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Wisconsin Constitution
Flag of Wisconsin.png

The Wisconsin Governor's Salary Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 8, 1932 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was approved.

This amendment repealed Article V, Section 5 of the constitution so that the salary of the governor is established by law.[1]

Election results

Question 1
Approveda Yes 452,605 62.19%

Official results via: The Wisconsin Blue Book 1933

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

"Shall Section 5 of Article V of the constitution be repealed so that the salary of the governor shall be established by law?"[2]

Path to the ballot

  • First Legislative Approval: SJR 81 & JR 69 (1929)
  • Second Legislative Approval: SJR 6 & JR 52 (1931)[1]

See also

Suggest a link

External links