Ohio Wrongful Death Damages, Amendment 5 (September 1912)

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The Ohio Wrongful Death Damages Amendment was a constitutional convention-referred constitutional amendment on the September 3, 1912 special election ballot in Ohio, where it was approved.[1] The measure was an amendment to Article I, Section 19a of the Ohio Constitution.

Election results

Ohio Amendment 5 (September 1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 355,605 64.56%
No195,21635.44%

Official results via: Proceedings and Debates of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Ohio - 1912, P.2112-2113

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Article I, Section 19a.
Damage for Wrongful Death.[2][3]

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