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

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The Ohio Ratification of Federal Constitutional Amendments Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 5, 1918 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure reserved to the people the power to approve or reject federal constitutional amendments via referendum.[1][2][3]

Election results

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

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[4]

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 U.S.[5]

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