The Ohio Notice for Municipal Charters Amendment
, also known as Issue 3
, appeared on the November 3, 1970 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment allows notices for municipal charters to be published in newspapers instead of requiring them to be mailed.
| Ohio Issue 3 (1970)|
| Yes|| 1,326,818|| 52.24%|
Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
- See also: Article XVIII, Section 9, of the Ohio Constitution
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||To allow newspaper in lieu of mail notice of municipal charter amendments.
Shall Section 9 of Article XVIII of the Constitution of Ohio be amended to allow that copies of Proposed Municipal Charter amendments may be mailed to the electors in the same manner as is provided for copies of a proposed charter or that notice of proposed Municipal Charter amendments may be given by newspaper advertising as provided by law? If adopted the amendment becomes affective January 1, 1971, and the existing section shall be repealed from such effective date.
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "1970-1979 Official Election Results," accessed August 5, 2013
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "A History of Statewide Issue Votes in Ohio," accessed August 5, 2013
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "The Blade's Endorsements," November 2, 1970
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "Sample Ballot," November 1, 1970
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.