Bond County Coal Rights Question (November 2012)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Property
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot

A Bond County Coal Rights question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Bond County, which is in Illinois, where it was approved.

This question allowed the owners of property to obtain an interest in the coal rights underneath their property.[1]

Election results

Bond County Coal Rights Question
Approveda Yes 6069 88.2%

Election results from Bond County Election Results Summary.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Should the Bond County Board take action to allow surface property owners the opportunity to obtain an interest in the coal rights underneath their property, with Bond County only retaining the royalties of the current coal lease until such time as it may expire on its own terms?



See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Bond County Specimen Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

LocalBallotMeasures Final.png This local ballot measure article is a stub. You can help people learn by expanding it.