Ohio Redistricting Proposal, Amendment 2 (May 1967)

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The Ohio Redistricting Proposal Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the May 2, 1967 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have apportioned the general assembly into single-member state legislative districts.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 2 (May 1967)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No850,06854.88%
Yes 699,021 45.12%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall the Constitution of Ohio be amended to establish the present legislative districts until the next census and provide a method for the apportionment of the House of Representatives and Senate into single-member districts beginning in 1973 and every 10 years thereafter and to repeal the existing provisions?[5]

Constitutional changes

The measure would have amended Article XI of the Ohio Constitution.

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