The Ohio Charter Form of County Government Amendment
, also known as Issue 1
, appeared on the November 7, 1978 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment changes procedures for adopting a charter form of county government.
| Ohio Issue 1 (1978)|
| Yes|| 1,297,846|| 55.53%|
Election results via Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Proposed Constitutional Amendment
To amend Section 4 of Article X of the Constitution of Ohio
To modify the procedures by which the voters of a county may adopt, amend, or repeal a charter form of county government.
Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Ohio 1970-1979 ballot measures and election results," accessed July 31, 2013
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "A History of Statewide Issue Votes in Ohio," accessed July 31, 2013
- ↑ Sunday Times-Sentinel, "Ballot Language, Explanations, Arguments, and Resolutions for Amendments to the Ohio Constitution Proposed by the general Assembly to be Submitted to the Voters at the General Election, November 7, 1978," October 23, 1978