Ohio Bonds for Energy Projects, Amendment 3 (June 1976)
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The Ohio Bonds for Energy Projects Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was on the June 8, 1976 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have issued bonds for energy conservation projects or energy resources.
|Ohio Amendment 3 (1976)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
To amend Section 13 of Article VIII, Ohio Constitution
To include energy facilities among the purposes for which public industrial development bonds maybe used and loan guarantee programs undertaken without obligating or pledging monies raised by taxation, provided that such obligations shall not be made for facilities owned or leased by public utilities.
Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?
The full text of the measure can be read here.
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- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 13, 2015
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 13, 2015
- State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 13, 2015
- Toledo Blade, "The Blade's Endorsements," June 7, 1976
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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