Ohio Homestead Taxes for Seniors, Amendment 1 (1970)
The Ohio Homestead Taxes for Seniors Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 3, 1970 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure reduced homestead taxes on Ohioans that were 65 years of age and older.
|Ohio Amendment 1 (1970)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||TO PERMIT ENACTMENT OF LAWS REDUCING THE VALUATION OF THE HOMESTEAD AND TAXES FOR RESIDENTS SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.
(Prepared by Resolution of the General Assembly of Ohio)
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- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 12, 2015
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 12, 2015
- State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 12, 2015
- Toledo Blade, "Sample Ballot," November 1, 1970
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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