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Ohio Superintendent of Public Instruction, Amendment 28 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Superintendent of Public Instruction Amendment, also known as Amendment 28, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure created the office of superintendent of public instruction to replace the office of state commissioner of common schools.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 28 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 256,615 50.46%
No251,94649.54%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article VI, Section 4.

Creating the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction to Replace State Commissioner of Common Schools. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

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

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