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REMINDER: Ballot Board to Meet Today at 10am

WHO:
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted & members of the Ohio Ballot Board


WHAT:
Meeting of the Ohio Ballot Board


WHERE:
Senate Finance Hearing Room
Ohio Senate Office Building
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, Ohio 43215


WHEN:
Today, Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.


In accordance with Ohio law, the Ballot Board will meet for the purpose of carrying out its duties under the Ohio Constitution Article XVI, Section I, including approving ballot language for the statewide issue that will appear on the May 8, 2018 Primary Election ballot — a constitutional amendment regarding congressional redistricting that was proposed by the Ohio General Assembly.
 
The Ballot Board will also determine whether a proposed constitutional amendment regarding Kidney Dialysis Patient Protection contains only one proposed amendment. Once the certification is received from the Attorney General, the Ballot Board has 10 days to complete this task.
 
Secretary Husted serves as the Chairman of the Ohio Ballot Board. Other members include State Senator Jay Hottinger, State Senator Michael Skindell, State Representative Kathleen Clyde and Mr. William Morgan.

Ballot Board meetings are open to the public and are also streamed live on the Ohio Channel here.

Additional Information:
   
Congressional Redistricting Amendment
• Substitute Senate Joint Resolution Number 5
General Assembly Initiated Constitutional Amendment Process
 
Kidney Dialysis Patient Protection Amendment
Certification Letter from the Attorney General
Proposed Amendment


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