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.
| Question 1|
|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."
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)