The Ohio Rotation of Candidate Names on Ballots Amendment, also known as Amendment 6, was on the November 4, 1975 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure provided for the rotation of candidate's names on the ballot to ensure the equal treatment of candidate names on ballots.
| Ohio Amendment 6 (1975)|
| Yes|| 1,619,219|| 63.88%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
||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?
The full text of the measure can be read here.
- ↑ 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," November 3, 1975
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.