The Ohio Lottery Proceeds for Education Amendment
, also known as Issue 1
, was on the November 3, 1987 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment requires the use of state lottery proceeds to go towards education.
| Ohio Issue 1 (1987)|
| Yes|| 1,984,905|| 77.86%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Proposed Constitutional Amendment
To amend Section 6 of Article XV of the Constitution of the State of Ohio
The proposed amendment would require that the entire net proceeds of the state lottery be used for the support of elementary, secondary, vocational, and special education programs as determined by the Ohio General Assembly, and would establish a separate fund for the entire net proceeds.
If adopted, this amendment shall take effect on January 1, 1988
Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?