The Ohio Court Proceedings Amendment
, also known as Issue 7
, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
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.
| Ohio Issue 7 (1953)|
| Yes|| 789,511|| 59.32%|
Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
- See also: Ohio Constitution, Article XIV
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||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1, 2, and 3 of Article XIV of the Constitution of the state of Ohio, relative to revision of proceedings of courts, be repealed?
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "1950-1959 Official Election Results," accessed July 23, 2013
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "Official Questions and Issues Ballot," November 1, 1953
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "A History of Statewide Issue Votes in Ohio," accessed July 23, 2013
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "Official Questions and Issues Ballot," November 2, 1953
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.