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Ohio Initiative Limitations, Amendment 4 (1915)

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The Ohio Initiative Limitations Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the November 2, 1915 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have limited elections on twice defeated constitutional proposals to prevent abuse of the initiative and referendum system.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 4 (1915)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No482,27553.61%
Yes 417,384 46.39%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language that appeared on the ballot:[4]

ARTICLE XVI,

SECTION 4
To limit Elections on Twice Defeated Constitutional Proposals and to prevent the abuse of the Initiative and Referendum. [5]

Constitutional changes

The measure would have amended Section 4 of Article XVI of the Ohio Constitution.

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