Ohio Legislative Salaries, Amendment 1 (May 1974)
The Ohio Legislative Salaries Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the May 7, 1974 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have equalized the pay of all members of the Ohio General Assembly and other public officers.
|Ohio Amendment 1 (May 1974)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The question appeared on the ballot as:
|“||To amend Sections 20 and 31 of Article II of the Ohio Constitution to equalize the compensation of public officers and members of the general assembly.
Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?
The full text of the measure can be read here.
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- History of Initiative & Referendum in Ohio
- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 12, 2015
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 12, 2015
- State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 12, 2015
- Youngstown Vindicator, "Vital Issues," May 6, 1974
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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