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Ohio Supreme Court Commission, Amendment 4 (May 1973)

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The Ohio Supreme Court Commission Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the May 8, 1973 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have repealed the appointment of a Supreme Court Commission to help dispose of the court's case backlog.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 4 (May 1973)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No692,62355.12%
Yes 563,919 44.88%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

The question appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall Section 22 of Article IV of the Ohio Constitution, providing for the appointment of a Supreme Court Commission, be repealed?[5]

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