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Two '''Tecumseh Library District Tax Levy''' proposals are on the [[May 7, 2013 ballot measures in Michigan|May 7, 2013, election ballot]] in [[Lenawee County, Michigan ballot measures|Lenawee County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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Two '''Tecumseh Library District Tax Levy''' proposals were '''approved''' on the [[May 7, 2013 ballot measures in Michigan|May 7, 2013, election ballot]] in [[Lenawee County, Michigan ballot measures|Lenawee County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
  
If approved, the '''first''' measure authorizes the Tecumseh Library District to impose a property tax levy of 1.15 mills ($1.15 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years to fund library operations.
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The '''first''' measure authorized the Tecumseh Library District to impose a property tax levy of 1.15 mills ($1.15 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years to fund library operations.
  
If approved, the '''second''' measure authorizes the Tecumseh Library District to impose a property tax levy of 0.2 mill ($0.2 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years to fund library operations. This measure will only be authorized if voters approve both the first measure and this measure.<ref name=WASH>[https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote/SelectPublicBallot.aspx Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search]</ref>
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The '''second''' measure authorized the Tecumseh Library District to impose a property tax levy of 0.2 mill ($0.2 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years to fund library operations. This measure will only be authorized if voters approve both the first measure and this measure.<ref name=WASH>[https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote/SelectPublicBallot.aspx Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search]</ref>
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==Election results==
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===First measure===
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Tecumseh Library Tax Proposal 1
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| yes = 1250
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| yespct = 80.39
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| no = 305
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| nopct = 19.61
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50.0
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}}
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==Election results==
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===Second measure===
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Tecumseh Library Tax Proposal 2
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| yes = 1069
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| yespct = 69.06
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| no = 479
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| nopct = 30.94
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50.0
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}}
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:''These results are from [http://www.electionlenawee.com/app/download/6568929254/GEMS+ELECTION+SUMMARY+REPORT.pdf?t=1367978639 Lenawee County Elections Office]
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==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

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Two Tecumseh Library District Tax Levy proposals were approved on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Lenawee County, which is in Michigan.

The first measure authorized the Tecumseh Library District to impose a property tax levy of 1.15 mills ($1.15 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years to fund library operations.

The second measure authorized the Tecumseh Library District to impose a property tax levy of 0.2 mill ($0.2 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years to fund library operations. This measure will only be authorized if voters approve both the first measure and this measure.[1]

Election results

First measure

Tecumseh Library Tax Proposal 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1250 80.39%
No30519.61%

Election results

Second measure

Tecumseh Library Tax Proposal 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1069 69.06%
No47930.94%
These results are from Lenawee County Elections Office

Text of measure

Language on the ballot for first measure:

Shall the Tecumseh District Library be authorized to levy a tax annually upon the taxable value of all property subject to ad valorem taxation within the district of the Tecumseh District Library in an amount not to exceed 1.15 mills ($1.15 for each $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of ten (10) years, 2013 through 2022, inclusive, to provide funds for all Library purposes authorized by law?

This millage is a renewal of the previously authorized millage of 1.1472 mills which expired following the 2012 levy, and a new additional millage of 0.0028 mill to restore millage lost as a result of Headlee Amendment millage reductions, for a total authorized millage of 1.15 mills. This millage is estimated to provide revenues of $641,410 in the first year of the levy. To the extent required by law, a small portion of the revenues from this millage (approximately 1.2% in the first year of the levy will be captured within the district of and disbursed to the City of Tecumseh Development Authority.[2]

Language on the ballot for the second measure:

(This new additional millage shall be authorized and levied only if Tecumseh District Library Millage Proposal No.1 is also approved by Tecumseh District Library Voters).

Shall the Tecumseh District Library be authorized to levy a new additional tax annually upon the taxable value of all property subject to ad valorem taxation within the district of the Tecumseh District Library in an amount not to exceed 0.2 mills ($0.20 for each $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of ten (10) years, 2013 through 2022, inclusive, to provide funds for all Library purposes authorized by law?

This millage is estimated to provide revenues of $111,550 in the first year of the levy. To the extent required by law, a small portion of the revenues from this millage (approximately 1.2% in the first year of the levy) will be captured within the district of and disbursed to the City of Tecumseh Downtown Development Authority.[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.