The Ohio Sale of Water by Municipalities Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 3, 1959 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure removed the limitation on the sale of water and sewage services by municipalities outside their corporate limits.
| Ohio Amendment 1 (1959)|
| Yes|| 1,085,378|| 58.32%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall Section 6 of Article XVIII of the Constitution of the state of Ohio be amended to remove the limitation on the sale of water and sewage services by municipalities outside their corporate limits?
The measure amended Section 6 of Article XVIII of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 10, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 10, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 10, 2015
- ↑ Youngstown Vindicator, "Official Questions and Issues Ballot," November 1, 1959
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.