Ohio Home Rule on Alcohol, Amendment 1 (1914)

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The Ohio Home Rule on Alcohol Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure provided home rule on alcohol.[1][2]

This measure was the first initiative ever to be approved on the Ohio statewide ballot.

Election results

Ohio Amendment 1 (1914)
Approveda Yes 559,872 50.57%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[3]

ARTICLE XV. Sec. 9 a.

Home rule on the subject of intoxicating liquors.[4]

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Section 9a of Article XV of the Ohio Constitution.

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