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Ohio Senate Approval for Appointments, Amendment 4 (1961)

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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.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 4 (1961)
Approveda Yes 1,168,831 64.53%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

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?


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Section 21 of Article III of the Ohio Constitution.

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