Wisconsin Recall of Elected Officials Amendment, Question 6 (1914)

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The Wisconsin Recall of Elected Officials 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 XIII of the Wisconsin Constitution to create the right to recall elected officials, other than judges.[1]

Election results

Question 6
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No150,21568.70%
Yes 68,435 31.30%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

"For amendment to article XIII, giving the people the right to recall any elective officer except judicial officer."[2]

Path to the ballot

  • First Legislative Approval: SJR 9 & JR 41 (1911)
  • Second Legislative Approval: SJR 18 & JR 15 (1913)
  • Submission to the People: Ch.770 (1923)[1]

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