The Ohio State Lottery Amendment
, also known as Issue 1
, appeared on the May 8, 1973 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment authorizes the creation of an Ohio State Lottery.
| Ohio Issue 1 (May 1973)|
| Yes|| 973,956|| 64.01%|
Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Shall Section 6, Article XV of the Constitution of Ohio be amended to permit the general assembly to authorize an agency of the state to conduct lotteries, the net proceeds of which shall be paid into the General Revenue Fund of the state?