Ohio Gas Tax, Amendment 2 (1934)
|Ohio Amendment 2 (1934)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|“||Proposing to amend Article XII of the Constitution of the State of Ohio by adopting Section 5b, relative to motor vehicle fuel excise taxes and the use of the revenue derived therefrom.
Section 5b. Excise taxes imposed upon the receipt, storage, use, disposition or purchase of fuel suitable for use in propelling motor vehicles, or upon any two or more of the same, shall be measured by a specific sum for each unit of quantity, which shall not exceed three cents per gallon, shall be applied only for public thoroughfare purposes, including the control and protect-on of traffic thereon, and shall not be diverted, by transfer of funds or otherwise, to any other object.
The foregoing section shall take effect on the first day of July, 1935
- Historical Ohio Ballot Measure Election Results
- Sample Ballot (in the Painesville Telegraph, November 3, 1934)
- "Vote Yes" (a political advertisement in The Portsmouth Times, November 4, 1934)
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors, (updated 1/24/13)"
- Painesville Telegraph, "Below is printed a fac-simile of the Proposed Amendment To The Constitution Ballot that will be given to the voters on Tuesday, Nov. 6th" November 3, 1934
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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