Sequim School District 323 Transportation Tax Levy Increase Proposition (February 2013)

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A Sequim School District 323 Transportation Tax Levy Increase proposition was approved on the February 12, 2013 election ballot in Clallam and Jefferson Counties, which are in Washington.

This proposition authorized the Sequim School District to impose an additional property tax levy of $1.6 million in 2014 alone in order to fund the purchase of new school buses. The estimated property tax rate for this tax is 0.43833 mill ($$0.43833 per $1,000 of assessed valuation).[1]

Election results

Clallam County

Sequim School District Tax Prop. 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 7,211 64.96%
No3,88935.04%

Jefferson County

Sequim School District Tax Prop. 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 93 60.78%
No6039.22%

Election results from Clallam County Election Results Report.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Sequim School District No. 323 adopted Resolution No. 04-2012/2013 concerning a levy for school buses. This levy would fund new school buses and authorizes the following excess levy on all taxable property within the District:[2]
Collection Year: Approx. rate/$1,000 value Levy Amount
2014 $0.43833 $1,600,000

Should this proposition be approved?[3]

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  1. Clallam County Washington February 12, 2013 sample ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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