Ohio Constitution
The 1851 Constitution with amendments current through March 2020


V.04 Forfeiture of elective franchise

The General Assembly shall have power to exclude from the privilege of voting, or of being eligible to office, any person convicted of a felony.

(Amended, effective June 8, 1976; SJR No.16.)

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