Wisconsin State Insurance Amendment, Question 9 (1914)

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 22:21, 24 July 2013 by JWilliams (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Welfare
Welfare.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Local Measures
Wisconsin Constitution
Flag of Wisconsin.png
Preamble
Articles
IIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXXIXIIXIIIXIV

The Wisconsin State Insurance Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.

This amendment sought to create Article VIII, Section 13 of the Wisconsin Constitution to allow for the creation of a state insurance system.[1]

Election results

Question 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No165,96673.94%
Yes 58,490 26.06%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

"For amendment creating section 13 of article VIII, permitting the state to provide for state insurance with an annual accounting and separation and safeguarding for all insurance funds."[2]

Path to the ballot

  • First Legislative Approval: AJR 119 & JR 56 (1911)
  • Second Legislative Approval: AJR 9 & JR 12 (1913)
  • Submission to the People: Ch.770 (1923)[1]

See also

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

External links

References