Ohio Civil Service, Amendment 37 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Civil Service Amendment, also known as Amendment 37, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure adopted the civil service and provided for competitive examinations and merit promotion within the service.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 37 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 306,767 59.99%
No204,58040.01%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article XV, Section 10.

Civil Service. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article XV, Section 10 of the Ohio Constitution.

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