The Ohio Election of Militia Officers Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed a section of the Ohio Constitution concerning the election of militia officers.
| Ohio Amendment 4 (1953)|
| Yes|| 755,725|| 54.84%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall Article IX, Section 2 of the Constitution of the state of Ohio, relative to election of officers of the militia, be repealed?
The full text of the measure can be read here.
The measure amended Section 2 of Article IX of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ 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
- ↑ 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.