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Wisconsin Savings Bank Incorporation Referendum, Question 1 (1876)

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The Wisconsin Savings Bank Incorporation Referendum was a legislatively-referred state statute / Wisconsin referendum on the November 7, 1876 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was approved.

  • This referendum provided law for the incorporation of savings banks and savings societies.[1]

Election results

Question 1
Approveda Yes 4,029 56.76%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

For an act to incorporate savings banks

Against an act to incorporate savings banks[2]

(Note: The ballots were in the form of separate paper slips.)[2]

Path to the ballot

  • Legislative Approval: Chapter 386 (1876)[1]

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