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Wisconsin Sunday Blue Law Repeal Referendum, Question 1 (April 1932)

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The Wisconsin Sunday Blue Law Repeal Referendum was a Wisconsin referendum / advisory question on the April 5, 1932 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was Approved.

This referendum sought the people's opinion regarding repealing the "Sunday Blue Law."[1] The "Sunday Blue Law" was a law protecting Sunday as a day of rest.[2]

Election results

Question 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 396,436 59.33%
No271,78640.67%

Official results via: The Wisconsin Blue Book 1933

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

"Shall sections 351.46 to 351.49 of the Wisconsin Statutes, popularly known as the "Sunday blue law," be repealed?"[3]

Path to the ballot

  • Legislative Approval: AJR 116 & JR 114 (1931)[1]

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