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Ohio General Assembly Special Session Limitations, Amendment 18 (September 1912)

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The Ohio General Assembly Special Session Limitations Amendment, also known as Amendment 18, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure allowed the governor to limit the purpose and powers of special sessions of the general assembly.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 18 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 319,100 62.42%
No192,13037.58%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article III, Section 8.

Limiting Power of General Assembly in Extra sessions. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article III, Section 8 of the Ohio Constitution.

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