The Wisconsin Public Parks Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 5, 1912 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was approved.
- This amendment modified Article XI, Section 3a of the Wisconsin Constitution to allow the state and cities to acquire land for public purposes.
| Question 2|
| Yes|| 48,425|| 58.83%|
Official results via: The Wisconsin Blue Book 1913
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
"For the amendment authorizing the state and cities to acquire lands for public and municipal purposes, or for permanent improvements."
Path to the ballot
- First Legislative Approval: SJR 63 & JR 38 (1909)
- Second Legislative Approval: SJR 25 & JR 48 (1911)
- Submission to the People: Ch.665 (1911)