Ohio County Official Term Lengths, Amendment 2 (1915)

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The Ohio County Official Term Lengths Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 2, 1915 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. This amendment sought to modify Article X, Section 2, of the Ohio Constitution to fix the terms of all county officers at four years.[1]

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Ohio Amendment 2 (1915)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No604,46374.45%
Yes 207,435 25.55%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

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This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

ARTICLE X,

SECTION 2
To fix the Terms of all County Officers at Four Years, to provide for their Election Quadrennially, and applying the Amendment to Incumbents.[2]

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