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taining the word "No." If in any county the deputy supervisors decide not to print the words above on the official ballot, the vote shall be by separate ballot, and deposited in a separate ballot box, as is provided in section 18 in the election laws. And the state supervisors of elections are hereby authorized to do such acts as are necessary to provide for the submission and determination of the questions as aforesaid. Said convention shall not sit more than ninety days; and the pay of the members elected to the same shall not exceed five ($5) dollars per day each."

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66 Laws of Ohio, vol. xcii, 787.- Ed.

AMENDMENT GIVING EACH COUNTY AT

LEAST ONE REPRESENTATIVE, 1903

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Proposed by joint resolution of the General Assembly, May 6, 1902. Submitted to the electors, November 3, 1903. Total vote cast

877,203 For amendment

757,505 Against amendment

26,497 Adopted. SECTION 1. Be it resolved by the General Assembly of the State of Ohio: (three-fifths of all the members elected to each house concurring therein), that a proposition shall be submitted to the electors of the state of Ohio, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November, 1903, to amend section 2, article xi, of the Constitution of the state, so that it shall read as follows:

SEC. 2, ARTICLE XI – Every county having a population equal to one-half of said ratio, shall be entitled to one representative; every county, containing said ratio, and three-fourths over, shall be entitled to two representatives; every county containing three times said ratio, shall be entitled to three representatives; and so on, requiring after the first two an entire ratio for each additional representative. Provided, however, that each county shall have one representative.

SECTION 2. At said election the voters in favor of the adoption of the amendment to section 2, article XI, shall have placed upon their ballots the words, “Amendment to section 2, article xi, of Constitution - Yes," and those who do not favor the adoption of said amendment shall have placed upon their ballots the words, “Amendment to section 2, article XI, of Constitution - No." 57

87 Laws of Ohio, vol. xcv, 966. - ED.

SINGLE LIABILITY OF STOCKHOLDERS

AMENDMENT, 1903

Proposed by joint resolution of the General Assembly, April 29, 1902. Submitted to the electors, November 3, 1903. Total vote cast

877,203 For amendment

751,783 Against amendment

29,383 Adopted. Be it resolved by the General Assembly of the State of Ohio:

SECTION 1. That a proposition shall be submitted to the electors of this state, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, 1903, to amend section 3 of article XIII, of the Constitution of the state of Ohio, so it shall read as follows:

ARTICLE XIII SEC. 3. Dues from private corporations shall be secured by such means as may be prescribed by law, but in no case shall any stockholder be individually liable otherwise than for the unpaid stock owned by him or her.

SECTION 2. At such election those electors desiring to vote for such amendment may have placed upon their ballots the words, “For single liability amendment,” and those opposed to such amendment may have placed on their ballots the words, "Against single liability amendment.'

58 Laws of Ohio, vol. xcv, 961. – ED.

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PROPOSED TAXATION AMENDMENT, 1903

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Proposed by joint resolution of the General Assembly, April 29, 1902. Submitted to the electors, November 3, 1903. Total vote cast

877,203 For amendment

326,622 Against amendment

43,563 Not adopted. Be it resolved by the General Assembly of the State of Ohio: that a proposition shall be submitted to the electors of this state, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, 1903, to amend section 2 of article XII, of the Constitution of the state of Ohio, so that it shall read as follows:

ARTICLE XII SEC. 2. The general assembly shall provide for the raising of revenue for all state and local purposes in such manner as it shall deem proper. The subjects of taxation for state and local purposes shall be classified, and the taxation shall be uniform on all subjects of the same class, and shall be just to the subject taxed. On burying grounds, public schoolhouses, houses used exclusively for public worship, institutions of purely public charity, public property used exclusively for any public purpose, and personal property to an amount not exceeding in value two hundred dollars for each individual, may, by general laws, be exempted from taxation; and the value of all property so exempted shall, from time to time, be ascertained and published, as may be directed by law."

69 Laws of Ohio, vol. xcv, 962. – ED.

GOVERNOR'S VETO AMENDMENT, 1903

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Proposed by joint resolution of the General Assembly, May 2, 1902. Submitted to electors, November 3, 1903. Total vote cast

877,203 For amendment

458,681 Against amendment

338,317 Adopted. Be it resolved by the General Assembly of the State of Ohio:

SECTION 1. That a proposition shall be submitted to the electors of this state, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, A.D. 1903, to amend section 16, of article II, of the Constitution of Ohio, so that it shall read as follows:

ARTICLE II SEC. 16. Every bill shall be fully and distinctly read three different days, unless in case of emergency threefourths of the house in which it shall be pending, shall dispense with the rule. No bill shall contain more than one subject, which shall be clearly expressed in its title, and no law shall be revived, or amended unless the new act contain the entire act revived, or the section or sections amended, and the section or sections so amended shall be repealed.

Every bill passed by both houses of the general assembly shall, before said bill can become a law, be presented to the governor. If he approves he shall sign said bill and thereupon said bill shall be law. If he object he shall not sign and shall return said bill, to

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