The Ohio Charity Bingo Amendment, also known as Amendment 9, was on the November 4, 1975 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed for the operation of bingo by charitable organizations for charitable purposes.
| Ohio Amendment 9 (1975)|
| Yes|| 1,405,453|| 53.84%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||To permit the general assembly to authorize and regulate the operation of bingo conducted by charitable organizations for charitable purposes.
Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?
The full text of the measure can be read here.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 13, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 13, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 13, 2015
- ↑ Toledo Blade, "The Blade's Endorsements," November 3, 1975
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.