The Ohio Eligibility of Women for Elective Office Amendment
, also known as Issue 6
, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment eliminates an obsolete provision concerning the eligibility of women to offices in Ohio from the state Constitution.
| Ohio Issue 6 (1953)|
| Yes|| 1,092,268|| 68.56%|
Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
- See also: Ohio Constitution Section 4, Article XV
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|| Shall the proposed amendment to Article XV, Section 4 of the Constitution of the state of Ohio to remove restrictions on eligibility of women to hold certain offices be adopted?