Ohio Ballot Board Ballot Board Approves Medical Marijuana Issue As Ohio House Task Force Concludes Hearings By Jim Letizia, Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Apr 1, 2016 Supporters of medical marijuana may begin collecting signatures to put the issue on the November ballot in Ohio. Plan To Cut Lawmakers' Pay Going Before SUPCO By Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Mar 31, 2016 Ohio Public Radio The fight over a ballot proposal to put ethics restrictions on state lawmakers and cut their pay is headed to the Ohio Supreme Court. Clean-Energy Proposal Split Into 2 Ballot Questions In Ohio By Associated Press • Nov 11, 2015 The Ohio Ballot Board has voted to split into two questions a clean-energy initiative slated for the 2016 ballot. Term Limts Plan Approved By Ballot Board By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 19, 2015 Backers of a state legislative term limits proposal may begin collecting petition signatures to get their measure onto the ballot. Ballot Board Changes Language For Marijuana Legalization Issue By Ohio Public Radio & Jim Letizia • Sep 18, 2015 Working under a tight deadline, the Ohio Ballot Board on Friday approved new language for a marijuana legalization amendment that will appear on ballots as Issue 3. Ohio Supreme Court Orders State To Re-write Marijuana Ballot Issue By Associated Press • Sep 16, 2015 The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled portions of the ballot wording describing a proposal to legalize marijuana in the state is misleading and has ordered a state board to rewrite it. Legislative Term-Limit Effort Clears Initial Hurdle In Ohio By Associated Press • Sep 9, 2015 A ballot effort to cap at 12 years the combination of time a person could serve in the Ohio Legislature has cleared an initial hurdle. Marijuana Legalization Plan Backers Plan Lawsuit Over Proposed Ballot Language By Ohio Public Radio & Jim Letizia • Aug 19, 2015 Ohio Public Radio The Ohio Ballot Board has approved the language for three issues voters will decide this fall. ResponsibleOhio Issue Will Be On Fall Ballot, But There Are Some Final Details To Resolve By Ohio Public Radio • Aug 14, 2015 The proposed state constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana will be before Ohio voters this fall. Ballot Board Approves Cannabis Control Amendment For 2016 Ballot By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 26, 2015 The Ohio Ballot Board has cleared a marijuana legalization amendment for the November 2016 ballot. The board has certified the measure as a single ballot issue. Ballot Board Approves Petition Language For Pot Legalization Effort By Ohio Public Radio • Mar 20, 2015 hemp.org The Ohio Ballot Board has unanimously approved petition language for a group that wants to legalize marijuana in Ohio. Medicaid Expansion Supporters Proceed With Back-Up Plan By Ohio Public Radio & Karen Kasler • Sep 19, 2013 Supporters of a proposal to expand Medicaid can start collecting signatures to put the issue before Ohio voters next year – though they continue to say they don't want to have to do that. Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Ballot Issue By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • May 24, 2013 The Ohio Ballot Board has approved a proposed constitutional amendment legalizing medical marijuana and certain uses of hemp. Debate lingers over ballot language By Ohio Public Radio & Jo Ingles • Sep 13, 2012 The Ohio Ballot Board has adopted new language for the ballot summary that voters will see when they cast ballots on a proposed redistricting constitutional amendment. Justices Reject Redistricting Language By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 13, 2012 The Ohio Supreme Court has oreded the Ohio ballot board to replace the text it used to describe Issue Two on the November ballot.