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. This amendment modified Section 9a of Article XV of the Ohio Constitution to provide home rule on alcohol.[1]

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

Election results

Ohio Amendment 1 (1914)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 559,872 50.57%
No547,25449.43%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

ARTICLE XV.

Sec. 9a.
Home rule on the subject of intoxicating liquors.[2][1][3]

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