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Ohio Lawsuits Against the State, Amendment 4 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Lawsuits Against the State Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure allowed lawsuits to be brought against the state in such courts and in such manner as provided by law.[1][2][3]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 4 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 306,764 58.61%
No216,63441.39%

Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library

Text of measure

Ballot title

The ballot title read as follows:[4]

Article I, Section 16.

Suits against the State. [5]

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The measure amended Article I, Section 16 of the Ohio Constitution.

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