General Election Overview: November 8, 1977

Official Tabulation: November 8, 1977

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION

To provide that a person is entitled to vote if he has been registered for thirty days; elector failing to vote at least once in four consecutive years must register again before being entitled to vote.

YES 1,965,361

NO 1,225,852

 

Prohibits use of leghold traps or any trapping device causing prolonged suffering.

YES 1,169,068

NO 2,027,642

 

Authorizes state, municipal corporations and counties to lend aid and credit and issue bonds or notes for housing; validates bond authority of Sub. H.B. 870.

YES 1,120,885

NO 1,773,779

 

Revises limitations upon state indebtedness.

YES 759,327

NO 1,999,791

 

NUMBER OF PRECINCTS 13,141

NUMBER OF ELECTORS VOTING 3,402,150