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Ohio Election of Militia Officers, Amendment 4 (1953)

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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 The measure repealed a section of the Ohio Constitution concerning the election of militia officers.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 4 (1953)
Approveda Yes 755,725 54.84%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall Article IX, Section 2 of the Constitution of the state of Ohio, relative to election of officers of the militia, be repealed?


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Section 2 of Article IX of the Ohio Constitution.

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