Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Texas are holding elections next week. Find out what's on your ballot in our latest report.

Hancock County Board of Mental Health Levy Renewal (March 2012)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search

A Hancock County Board of Mental Health Levy Renewal measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in Hancock County.

The measure was approved

  • YES: 9,854 (65.31%) Approveda
  • NO: 5,235 (34.69%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current board's levy which was set at a rate of $.13 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for mental health and abuse services offered in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Hancock County, for the purpose of PROVIDING MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES by the Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services at a rate not exceeding 1.3 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to thirteen cents ($0.13) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]


  1. Hancock Board of Elections, March Election Results
  2. Hancock County Board of Elections, March Issues List (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.