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Ohio Commerce on Sundays, Issue 1 (1962)

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The Ohio Commerce on Sundays Amendment, also known as Issue 1, was on the November 6, 1962 ballot as an initiated constitutional amendment in Ohio, where it was defeated.[1] This amendment would have made it unconstitutional to prohibit the operation of certain businesses on Sundays.

Election results

Ohio Issue 1 (1962)
Defeatedd No1,697,43357.11%
Yes 1,274,792 42.89%

Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.[2]

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Shall the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the state of Ohio, providing that the sale of certain articles and services may not be prohibited on Sunday or any other day of the week in the state of Ohio, be adopted?


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