Wisconsin Suffrage for Full Citizens Only Amendment, Question 4 (1908)
Official results via: The Wisconsin Blue Book 1909
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
"For the amendment providing that after December 1, 1912, electors shall be citizens of the United States."
PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO SUB-SECTION 2 OF ARTICLE III OF THE CONSTITUTION—Resolved by the assembly, the senate concurring. That sub-section 2 of section 1 of article 3 of the constitution of the state of Wisconsin be amended so as to read as follows: 2. Persons of foreign birth who, prior to the first day of December, A. D. 1908, shall have declared their intentions to become citizens conformable to the laws of the United States on the subject of naturalization; provided that the rights hereby granted to such persons shall cease on the first day of December, A. D. 1912.
Path to the ballot
- First Legislative Approval: AJR 16 & JR 15 (1905)
- Second Legislative Approval: AJR 47 & JR 25 (1907)
- Submission to the People: Ch.661 (1907)
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