The Ohio Repeal of Prohibition Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 7, 1933 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed the state prohibition of alcohol.
| Ohio Amendment 1 (1933)|
| Yes|| 1,250,923|| 68.40%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
||Proposing to repeal Section 9 of Article XV of the Constitution of the State of Ohio relative to prohibition.
ARTICLE XV SECTION 9
The sale and manufacture for sale of intoxicating liquors as a beverage are hereby prohibited. The General Assembly shall enact laws to make this provision effective. Nothing herein contained shall prevent the manufacture or sale of such liquors for medicinal, industrial, scientific, sacramental or other non-beverage purposes.
Shall Section 9 of Article XV of the Constitution of the State of Ohio be repealed?
The measure repealed Article XV, Section 9 of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 9, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 9, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 9, 2015
- ↑ Piqua Daily Call, "EXPLANATION OF BALLOTS FOR PIQUA VOTERS," November 6, 1933
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.