Ohio Eight Hour Day on Public Work, Amendment 13 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Eight Hour Day on Public Work Amendment, also known as Amendment 13, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure required a limit of eight-hour work days on public works projects.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 13 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 333,307 58.87%
No232,89841.13%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article II, Section 37.

Eight Hour Day on Public Work. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article II, Section 37 of the Ohio Constitution.

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