Wisconsin Sports Lottery for Athletic Facilities, Amendment 1 (April 1995)
The Wisconsin Proposed Amendment 1, also known as the Wisconsin Sports Lottery question, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the April 4, 1995 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.
If the proposal had been approved, it would have amended Section 24(6) of Article IV of the Wisconsin Constitution to permit the state to conduct a lottery, the proceeds of which would have been used to support athletic facilities.
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Official results via: The Wisconsin Blue Book 1995-1996
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Wisconsin sports lottery. Shall section 24(6) of article IV of the constitution be amended to permit the state to operate lottery games that have their proceeds dedicated to athletic facilities?
(Note: Scored material would be added.)
Path to the ballot
- First Legislative Approval: SJR 49 & JR 27 (1993)
- Second Legislative Approval: SJR 3& JR 2 (1995)
State of Wisconsin
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