The Ohio 30-Day Voter Eligibility Amendment
, also known as Issue 1
, appeared on the November 8, 1977 ballot
as an initiated constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment allows citizens who have been legally registered to vote for 30 days to do so.
| Ohio Issue 1 (1977)|
| Yes|| 1,965,361|| 61.59%|
Election results via Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Proposed Constitutional Amendment
To Amend Section 1 of Article V of the Constitution of Ohio
To provide that a person is entitled to vote at all elections if he has been registered to vote for 30 days and has the other qualifications of an elector and to provide that a person who is registered and fails to vote in at least one election during any period of four consecutive years must register again before being entitled to vote.
Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?