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Ohio Ratification of Federal Constitutional Amendments, Amendment 1 (1918)

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The Ohio Ratification of Federal Constitutional Amendments, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 5, 1918 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. This amendment modified the Ohio Constitution to reserve to the people the power to approve or reject federal constitutional amendments via referendum.[1]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 1 (1918)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 508,282 61.74%
No315,03038.26%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

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The language that appeared on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

ARTICLE II

SECTION 1
Referendum Provision, Reserving to the People the Power to Approve or Reject an Action of the General Assembly Ratifying any Proposed Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.[2]

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