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Montcalm County Law Enforcement Tax Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Montcalm County Law Enforcement Tax Levy Increase question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Montcalm County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.[1]

Election results

Montcalm County Tax Prop.
Defeatedd No12,73552.23%
Yes 11,647 47.77%

Results via Montcalm County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the County of Montcalm, Michigan, impose an increase of up to .6 mill ($.60 per $1,000 of taxable valuation) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution of 1963, as amended, against all real and personal property in the County, for a period of two years, 2012 through 2013, both inclusive, for the sole purpose of providing funds for the law enforcement function of the Montcalm County Sheriff’s Department; the estimate of the revenue the County will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2012 is approximately $971,830.00?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Montcalm County General 2012 Election Proposals List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.