Ohio Charity Bingo, Issue 9 (1975)

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The Ohio Charitable Organizations and Bingo Amendment, also known as Referred Issue 5, appeared as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Ohio where it was approved on the ballot on November 4, 1975.[1]
  • This amendment legalizes bingo for charitable organizations seeking donations.

Election results

Referred Issue 5 (1975)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,405,453 53.8%
No1,205,00946.2%

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

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[3]

To permit the general assembly to authorize and regulate the operation of bingo conducted by charitable organizations for charitable purposes.[4]

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References

  1. Ohio ballot measures and election results
  2. A History of Statewide Issue Votes in Ohio
  3. 1975 Ohio Ballot Texts
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.