Ohio Judicial Compensation, Issue 5A (May 1973)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Salaries of
Government Officials
Salaries of government officials.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Ohio Constitution
Seal of Ohio.svg.png
Preamble
Articles
IIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXXIXIIXIIIXIVXVXVIXVIIXVIIISchedule
The Ohio Judicial Compensation Amendment, also known as Issue 5A, appeared on the May 8, 1973 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1] This amendment would have allowed compensation of judges to be set by law and to not be decreased.

Election results

Ohio Issue 5A (May 1973)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No677,78751.19%
Yes 646,384 48.81%

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

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Shall Section 6 of Article IV of the Ohio Constitution be amended to provide the judges of all courts established by law shall receive such compensation as may be provided by law, and that such compensation shall not be diminished during term?[4]

See also

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

External links

References