Warren County Children's Services Sale Tax, Proposition K (November 2012)

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A Warren County Children's Services Sale Tax, Proposition K question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Warren County, which is in Missouri, where it was approved.

This measure sought to implement an additional tax to the current county sales tax. Th new tax would be at a rate of a quarter-cent. Revenues would help pay for children services and programs in the county. Another attempt to pass a dedicated children's levy in November 2010 was defeated.[1]


Election results

Warren County Sales Tax, Prop. K
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 241 52.05%
No22247.95%

Election results from Warren County Election Results Summary.


Text of measure

Language on the ballot:[2]

Shall the County of Warren, Missouri solely for the purpose of establishing a community children's services fund for the purpose of providing services to protect the well-being and safety of children and youth nineteen years of ago or less and to strengthen families, be authorized to levy a sales tax of one-quarter of a center in the County of Warren, Missouri?[3]

See also

References

  1. The Missourian, "Proposed Tax Hike Returning to Ballot," May 2, 2012
  2. Warren County,"November 6, 2012 sample ballot," accessed October 17, 2012
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.