The Ohio Commerce on Sundays Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 6, 1962 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have limited the power of the state to forbid the sale of certain goods and services on Sundays.
| Ohio Amendment 1 (1962)|
|Yes|| 1,274,792|| 42.89%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the state of Ohio, providing that the sale of certain articles and services may not be prohibited on Sunday or any other day of the week in the state of Ohio, be adopted?
- ↑ 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 4, 1962
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.