Oklahoma Levy for Health Departments, State Question 685 (2000)

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The Oklahoma Levy for Health Departments Amendment, also known as State Question 685, was on the November 7, 2000 ballot in Oklahoma as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed an additional levy of up to two and a half mills for county health departments in counties with populations of more than 500,000 people.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 685 (2000)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No730,85964.41%
Yes 403,874 35.59%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The official ballot title appeared as:[2]

This measure amends the Oklahoma Constitution. It will allow an additional levy up to 2 1/2 mills for county health departments. The new levy will only be allowed in counties with more than 500,000 persons.

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Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

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References

  1. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Questions," accessed November 24, 2014
  2. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Question 685," accessed November 24, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.