The Ohio Development Bonds Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the May 4, 1965 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized $290 million in bonds for development.
| Ohio Amendment 2 (May 1965)|
| Yes|| 715,642|| 56.61%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall Article VIII of the Constitution of the state of Ohio be amended by adding thereto Section 2h to authorize the state to borrow not to exceed $290,000,000 and issue bonds of the state until December 31, 1970, payable from general revenues of the state for industrial development, capital improvements, natural resources, and educational facilities, provided the aggregate charges for payment of principal and interest on such bonds may not exceed $20,000,000 in any calendar year?
The measure amended Section 2 of Article VIII of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ Sandusky Register, "Legal Publications," April 20, 1965
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.