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1857 ballot measures

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See also: Ohio 1857 ballot measures

October 13
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Legislature Provides for the commencement of annual sessions of the general assembly Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 2 Judiciary Provides district court to be held in each county once a year Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 3 Taxes Provides that banks be taxed equally to individuals Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 4 Business reg Provides for some control of corporations by the general assembly Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 5 Redistricting Provides for the number of representatives per district Defeatedd


See also: Wisconsin 1857 ballot measures

November 3
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Question 1 Suffrage Extends suffrage to African American men over the age of 21 DefeateddOverturnedot