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Santa Clara County Library District parcel tax, Measure A (August 2013)

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A Santa Clara County Library District parcel tax, Measure A ballot question was on the August 27, 2013 ballot for voters in Santa Clara County. It was approved.

Measure A continued, at $33.66/year, the county's existing parcel tax that was designed to support the nine libraries in the Santa Clara County Library District.[1]

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Measure A
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 48,578 81.72%
No10,86318.28%
These results are from the Santa Clara County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

"Continuing the same tax rates currently levied by Santa Clara County Library District Joint Powers Authority Communities Facilities District Number 2005-1; to provide up-to-date book collections/research materials; children’s reading programs; bookmobile services for seniors/the disabled; library hours; qualified librarians and other general library services/materials, shall Library Joint Powers Authority of Santa Clara County Community Facilities District Number 2013-1 levy a special tax, and shall an annual appropriations limit be established at $6,200,000, with all money from each community used for its local library and no money for Sacramento, all as specified in Resolution No. 13-02?"

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