The Ohio Bond Tax Exemption Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was on the November 2, 1915 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have exempted government bonds from taxation.
| Ohio Amendment 3 (1915)|
|Yes|| 337,124|| 46.67%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
To exempt Bonds issued on or after January 1, 1916, of the State of Ohio or any subdivision or District thereof authorized to issue Bonds, from Taxation.
The full text of the measure can be read here.
The measure would have amended Section 12 of Article XII of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 4, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 4, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 4, 2015
- ↑ The Bryan Times, "Vote 'NO' on Prohibition," (Political Advertisement) October 26, 1915
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.