Ohio Court Proceedings, Issue 7 (1953)

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The Ohio Court Proceedings Amendment, also known as Issue 7, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] This amendment repeals obsolete sections of the Ohio Constitution which authorized the appointment of three commissioners to revise, reform, simplify, and abridge the practice, pleadings, forms, and proceedings of the courts immediately following the adoption of the Constitution of 1851.[2]

Election results

Ohio Issue 7 (1953)
Approveda Yes 789,511 59.32%

Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.[3]

Text of measure

See also: Ohio Constitution, Article XIV

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall Sections 1, 2, and 3 of Article XIV of the Constitution of the state of Ohio, relative to revision of proceedings of courts, be repealed?


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