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Ohio Urban Service Authority, Amendment 1 (1965)

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The Ohio Urban Service Authority Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 2, 1965 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed electors to vote on the creation of local Urban Service Authorities.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 1 (1965)
Defeatedd No1,346,59760.14%
Yes 892,657 39.86%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall the Constitution of Ohio be amended by adding Sections 5 and 6 to Article X to authorize the electors of municipalities, townships and counties to adopt by popular vote a charter creating an Urban Service Authority?


Constitutional changes

The measure would have amended Article X of the Ohio Constitution.

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