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1896 ballot measures

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See also: Florida 1896 ballot measures

October 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Admin of Gov't Relates to the publication of laws and Supreme Court Opinions Approveda

LRCA Amendment 2 Legislature Relates to manner of legislative proceedings Approveda

LRCA Amendment 3 State Exec Relates to how pardons can be granted Approveda

LRCA Amendment 4 Taxes Relates to authority of Justices of the Peace Approveda

LRCA Amendment 5 Elections Establishes November as the month for general elections Approveda


See also: Idaho 1896 ballot measures

November 3
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA HJR 10 Local Gov't Removes the election requirement for township, precinct and municipal officers Approveda

LRCA SJR 2 Suffrage Extends the equal right of suffrage to women Approveda

LRCA SJR 5 Local Gov't Removes the Office of the District Attorney and created the Office of the County Attorney Approveda

South Dakota

See also: South Dakota 1896 ballot measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Local Debt Budgets Increase local debt limits. Approveda

LRCA Regents' Board Administration of government Abolish the Regents' Board of Trustees. Approveda

LRCA Monopolies Amendment Business regulation Render monopolies illegal. Approveda

LRCA Repeal Prohibition Alcohol Repeal prohibition. Approveda


See also: Wisconsin 1896 ballot measures

November 3
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Gov't Salaries Removes the limit to the salary of the state superintendent of education Defeatedd