Ohio Rotation of Candidate Names on Ballots, Issue 6 (1975)

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The Ohio Rotation of Candidate Names on Ballots Amendment, also known as Issue 6, appeared on the November 4, 1975 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] This amendment provides for the equal treatment of candidate names on ballots.

Election results

Ohio Issue 6 (1975)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,619,219 63.88%
No915,59936.12%

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

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

To require the General Assembly to provide by law methods to give each candidate's name reasonably equal treatment on the ballot by rotation or other methods appropriate to the voting procedure used.

Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?[4]

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