Ohio Tax Assessment of Recreational Land, Amendment 1 (1975)

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The Ohio Tax Assessment of Recreational Land Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 4, 1975 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized recreational land to be assessed for taxation based on its recreational use.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 1 (1975)
Defeatedd No1,539,42360.28%
Yes 1,014,425 39.72%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

To authorize laws to be passed which permit land that is devoted exclusively to outdoor recreation to be valued for tax purposes at its current value for recreational use, except land which is utilized and controlled or owned by an organization or person who discriminates against or violates the civil rights of individuals.

Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?[5]

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The full text of the measure can be read here.

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