The Ohio Majority Approval for Tax Levies Amendment
, appeared on the November 7, 1972 ballot
as an initiated constitutional amendment
, where it was defeated
This amendment would have required any taxes passed by the Ohio State Legislature
to be approved by a majority of voters before being implemented.
| Ohio Issue 2 (1972)|
|Yes|| 1,164,653|| 31.17%|
Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the state of Ohio relative to conditions for and prohibitions on the levy of a tax on income, except a municipal income tax, or increasing the rates thereof, without the approval of a majority of the voting electors, be adopted?