Ohio Municipal Public Improvement Taxes, Amendment 1 (August 1926)
The Ohio Municipal Public Improvement Taxes Amendment was on the August 10, 1926 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized municipalities to levy taxes to pay for public improvements.
|Ohio Amendment 1 (August 1926)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|“||“To authorize assessment by municipalities of the cost of acquiring property for public improvement up on lands benefited thereby.
Proposing to amend section 11 of article XVIII of the constitution of Ohio, so as to read as follows:
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- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 6, 2015
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 6, 2015
- State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 6, 2015
- Youngstown Vindicator, "Voters Will Have Hard Work Reading Lengthy Primary Ballot," August 7, 1926
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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