Ohio Judicial System Changes, Amendment 19 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Judicial System Changes Amendment, also known as Amendment 19, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure reorganized the court system and substituted courts of appeals for circuit courts.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 19 (September 1912)
Approveda Yes 264,922 52.02%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article IV, Section 1, 2 and 6.

Change in Judicial System. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article IV, Section 1, 2, and 6 of the Ohio Constitution.

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