The Ohio Judges Serving in Multiple Courts Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 2, 1965 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed judges in counties with populations of less than 40,000 to serve on multiple courts.
| Ohio Amendment 2 (1965)|
| Yes|| 1,194,966|| 52.67%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||Shall Article IV of the Constitution of the state of Ohio be amended by adding thereto Section 23 so as to provide that in counties having a population of less than 40,000, the same person may serve as judge of more than one court?
The measure amended Section 23 of Article IV of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 11, 2015
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "The Blade's Endorsements," November 1, 1965
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.