Ohio Legislative Vacancies, Issue 2 (May 1968)

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The Ohio Legislative Vacancies Amendment, also known as Issue 2, was on the May 7, 1968 ballot as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Ohio, where it was approved.[1] This amendment provides for the same method of filling vacant state House of Representatives seats as is in place for filling vacant state Senate seats.

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Ohio Issue 2 (May 1968)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,020,500 67.65%
No487,93832.35%

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

Text of measure

See also: Ohio Constitution Section 11, Article II

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Shall Section 11 of Article II the Constitution of the state of Ohio be amended to provide a method of appointment for filling vacancies in the House of Representatives as is provided for filling vacancies in the Senate?[4]

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