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Ohio Referred Issue 2, Deletion of Obsolete Constitutional Provisions (1976)

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The Ohio Deletion of Obsolete Constitutional Provisions Amendment, also known as Issue 2, appeared on the November 2, 1976 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] This amendment removes obsolete and unnecessary provisions from the constitution regarding state printing, dueling, and the Bureau of Statistics.

Election results

Ohio Issue 2 (1976)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2,284,178 66.92%
No1,129,16533.08%

Election results via Ohio Secretary of State.[2]

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Proposed Constitutional Amendment
To repeal Sections 2, 5, and 8 of Article XV, Ohio Constitution

To eliminate from the Constitution obsolete and unnecessary provisions regarding state printing, stationary and supplies, duelists holding public office, and a Bureau of Statistics in the Secretary of State's office.


Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?[4]

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