Ohio State Board of Education, Amendment 2 (1953)

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The Ohio State Board of Education Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure created a State Board of Education with the power to appoint a Superintendent of Public Instruction.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 2 (1953)
Approveda Yes 913,134 56.83%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall the proposed amendment of Article VI, Section 4 of the Constitution of the state of Ohio to create a state Board of Education be adopted?


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Section 4 of Article VI of the Ohio Constitution.

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