Mancos School District Levy Increase Question (November 2012)
This question authorized the Mancos School District to raise property taxes in the District by $276,000 per year. This additional revenue is to be used to fund general operations and to replace certain State funding.
|Mancos School District, Measure 3A|
Election results from Montezuma County Current Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
|“||SHALL THE MANCOS SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-6 TAXES BE INCREASED $276,000.00 IN TAX COLLECTION YEAR 2012 AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER THROUGH TAX COLLECTION YEAR 2019, TO OFFSET REDUCTIONS IN STATE K-12 FUNDING, AND TO BE USED FOR EDUCATION PURPOSES INCLUDING TO MAINTAIN QUALITY K-12 EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND TO RETAIN HIGHLY QUALIFIED STAFF, BY AN ADDITIONAL PROPERTY TAX LEVY AT A RATE SUFFICIENT TO PRODUCE THE AMOUNT SPECIFIED ABOVE, WHICH TAXES AND ALL INVESTMENT INCOME THEREON SHALL BE DEPOSITED INTO THE GENERAL FUND OF THE DISTRICT, SHALL BE IN ADDITION TO ANY PROPERTY TAXES THAT OTHERWISE COULD BE LEVIED FOR THE GENERAL FUND, SHALL BE INDEPENDENT OF
AN OTHER TAX LEVY WHETHER OR NOT APPROVED BY THE VOTERS, AND SHALL CONSTITUTE A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE THAT MAY BE COLLECTED AND SPENT WITHOUT FURTHER VOTER APPROVAL, NOTWITHSTANDING THE LIMITATIONS OF ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?
- Montezuma County Elections, Mancos School District sample ballot (dead link)
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Colorado Amendment 66