Ohio Justices of the Peace Abolition, Amendment 21 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Justices of the Peace Abolition Amendment, also known as Amendment 21, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure abolished justices of the peace in certain cities.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 21 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 264,832 51.15%
No252,93648.85%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article IV, Section 9.

Abolition of Justices of the Peace in Certain Cities. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article IV, Section 9 of the Ohio Constitution.

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