The Ohio Conflicts with U.S. Constitution Amendment
, also known as Issue 5
, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved
This amendment eliminates two conflicts with the United States Constitution from the Ohio Constitution relating to ratification of constitutional amendments and selection of U.S. Senators.
| Ohio Issue 5 (1953)|
| Yes|| 1,004,862|| 71.26%|
Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.
Text of measure
- See also: Ohio Constitution, Article II
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall the proposed amendment of Article II of the Constitution of the state of Ohio to correct conflicts with United States Constitution be adopted?
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "1950-1959 Official Election Results," accessed July 23, 2013
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "Official Questions and Issues Ballot," November 1, 1953
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "A History of Statewide Issue Votes in Ohio," accessed July 23, 2013
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "Official Questions and Issues Ballot," November 2, 1953
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.