The Ohio Single-Member Districts Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 7, 1967 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure would have apportioned the general assembly into single-member state legislative districts.
| Ohio Amendment 1 (1967)|
| Yes|| 1,315,736|| 59.17%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall the Constitution of the state of Ohio be amended to establish House of Representatives districts and Senate districts at the next federal decennial census, and to provide a method for the apportionment of the House of Representatives and Senate into single-member districts beginning in 1973 and every 10 years thereafter, and to repeal the existing provisions?
The measure amended Article XI of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "The Blade's Endorsements," November 6, 1967
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.