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Ohio Governor Veto Power Limits, Amendment 8 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Governor Veto Power Limits Amendment, also known as Amendment 8, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure modified the governor's veto power.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 8 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 282,412 52.63%
No254,18647.37%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article II, Section 16.

Limiting Veto Power of Governor. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article II, Section 16 of the Ohio Constitution.

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