Ohio Public Office Eligibility for Women, Amendment 36 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Public Office Eligibility for Women Amendment, also known as Amendment 36, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed women to be eligible to hold certain offices.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 36 (September 1912)
Defeatedd No284,37052.07%
Yes 261,806 47.93%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article XV, Section 4.

Eligibility of Women to Certain Offices. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure would have amended Article XV, Section 4 of the Ohio Constitution.

See also

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