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Ohio Provisions for Imposing Taxes, Amendment 8 (June 1976)

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The Ohio Provisions for Imposing Taxes Amendment, also known as Amendment 8, was on the June 8, 1976 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure consolidated state constitutional provisions for the imposition of taxes.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 8 (1976)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 918,450 56.31%
No712,48943.69%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Proposed Constitutional Amendment
To adopt Section 3 of Article XII and to repeal Sections 7, 8, 10, and 12 of Article XII, Ohio Constitution
  1. To authorize the general assembly to provide a law for the amount of an estate which is exempt from taxation.
  2. To consolidate taxing powers which are in four sections into one section.

Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?[5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

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