Ohio 1976 ballot measures
- All eight of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Five of the measures were approved.
- Three of the measures were defeated.
- Three of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Four of the measures were initiated constitutional amendments.
- Three of the measures were approved.
- Four of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Amendment 1||Elections||Requires the joint election of the governor and the lieutenant governor|
|Amendment 2||Transportation||Provides funds for the construction of rail transportation services|
|Amendment 3||Bonds||Allows energy facilities to receive public industrial development bonds|
|Amendment 4||Suffrage||Modifies qualifications to vote|
|Amendment 5||Term limits||Modifies how local terms of office can be set and how state vacancies can be filled|
|Amendment 6||Gov't Finances||Requires political divisions to make provisions to repayment of debt|
|Amendment 7||Taxes||Requires at least 50% of estate taxes be returned to the political subdivisions where it originated|
|Amendment 8||Taxes||Consolidates state constitutional provisions that relate to taxes|
|Amendment 1||State Exec||Provides rules for succession of the Governor of Ohio and the Lieutenant Governor of Ohio|
|Amendment 2||Con language||Removes obsolete and unnecessary provisions from the constitution|
|Amendment 3||Elections||Requires the declaration of election results for state officers to be at the next regular session of the general assembly]]|
|Amendment 4||Utilities||Limits the rates which may be charged for gas and electricity|
|Amendment 5||Utilities||Provides for consumer representation in utility regulatory actions|
|Amendment 6||Nuclear||Provides for procedures for legislative hearings about nuclear power plants|
|Amendment 7||Direct democracy||Simplifies the state's procedure for initiatives and referendum|
State of Ohio
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | Auditor of State | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Director of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Director of Natural Resources | Superintendent of Industrial Compliance and Labor | Chairman of Public Utilities |