The Ohio Municipal Classification Amendment, also known as Amendment 5, was on the November 3, 1903 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have placed towns and cities into three classes based on population.
| Ohio Amendment 5 (1903)|
|Yes|| 21,664|| 40.29%|
Election results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library
Text of measure
The ballot title read as follows:
||Municipal Classification Amendment
The full text of the measure can be read here.
Path to the ballot
The amendment was referred to the ballot by the Ohio General Assembly on October 22, 1902.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed January 21, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Annual Report of the Secretary of State to the Governor, 1903," accessed January 21, 2015
- ↑ Youngstown Vindicator, "Sample Ballot," November 2, 1903
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.