The Ohio Senate Approval for Appointments Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the November 7, 1961 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed the Ohio State Senate to advise and consent to any appointments made by the Ohio Governor.
| Ohio Amendment 4 (1961)|
| Yes|| 1,168,831|| 64.53%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall Article III the Constitution be amended by adding Section 21 thereto to provide that appointments may be made subject to the advice and consent of the Senate?
The full text of the measure can be read here.
The measure amended Section 21 of Article III of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 10, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 10, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 10, 2015
- ↑ Youngstown Vindicator, "Official Questions and Issues Ballot," November 5, 1961
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.