The Ohio State Board of Chiropractic Examiners Initiative, also known as Initiative 1, was on the November 8, 1927 ballot in Ohio as an indirect initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have provided for a State Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
| Ohio Initiative 1 (1927)|
|Yes|| 522,612|| 40.58%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
||(By Supplementary Initiative Petition)
Proposing to create a separate state licensing board for chiropractors; to grant powers and duties to such board; to further extend the rights and privileges of chiropractors; to define chiropractic; to repeal laws and parts of laws in conflict with the provisions of this Act. Presented to the General Assembly of Ohio by Initiative Petition January 21, 1927; rejected by the General Assembly March 15, 1927, Supplementary Petition filed with the Secretary of State June 6, 1927.
To regulate the practice of Chiropractic in this state by authorizing the examination and licensing of practitioners thereof, establishing educational requirements, and providing penalties for illegal practices.
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 6, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 6, 2015
- ↑ The Sunday Vindicator, "Sample Ballots For Tuesday's Elections," November 6, 1927
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.