Ohio Constitution
The 1851 Constitution with amendments current through March 2020


II.07 Organization of the House of Representatives

The mode of organizing each House of the general assembly shall be prescribed by law.

Each House, except as otherwise provided in this Constitution, shall choose its own officers. The presiding officer in the Senate shall be designated as president of the Senate and in the House of Representatives as speaker of the House of Representatives.

Each House shall determine its own rules of proceeding.

(Amended, effective May 8, 1973; HJR No.5.)

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