Wednesday, March 07, 2012

(Ohio) Constitutional Modernization Commission Announces Public Colloquium

COLUMBUS—The Ohio Constitutional Modernization Commission announced that the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law will be hosting a Colloquium that is open to the public on Thursday, March 22, 2012 from 8:30AM – 12:30PM in the Riffe Capitol Theatre in downtown Columbus.

The Colloquium will feature discussions on other states' experiences with constitutional commissions, Ohio's history of constitutional revision, the role of state constitutions, and procedural options for the Constitutional Modernization Commission. A more detailed agenda is forthcoming.

To register for the Colloquium and obtain further details, please visit:

The Ohio Constitutional Modernization Commission is a bipartisan committee charged under R.C. 103.61 with examining the state constitution and making recommendations to the Ohio Legislature. The Colloquium Planning Committee was formed with assistance by the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law faculty to hold a Colloquium for the Commission members and interested members of the public.