The Wisconsin Judicial System Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.
This amendment sought to modify Article VII, Section 6 and 7 of the Wisconsin Constitution to allow the legislature to decrease the number of judiciary circuits and increase the number of judges.
| Question 5|
|Yes|| 63,311|| 29.02%|
Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
"For amendment to section 6 and 7 of article VII, authorizing the legislature to decrease the number of judicial circuits and to provide for judges in the several circuits."
Path to the ballot
- First Legislative Approval: AJR 134 & JR 67 (1911)
- Second Legislative Approval: AJR 11 & JR 26 (1913)
- Submission to the People: Ch.770 (1923)