St. Clair County Mental Health Board Finance Committee Meeting
NO FINANCE MEETING IN OCTOBER.
St. Clair County Mental Health Board Meeting
NO MENTAL HEALTH BOARD MEETING IN SEPTEMBER.
NEXT MEETING OCTOBER 18, 2019
2018 Meeting schedule can be found under Public Info
Authorities, Responsibilities, and History
The Board's authorization and mandated responsibilities are set forth in the community Mental Health Act (the Act), Illinois Compiled Statutes, Chapter 405, Act 20, Section 0.1 et.seq. Under the Act, townships, counties and other municipalities are given the authority to pass a referendum to levy an annual tax not to exceed .15% upon all taxable property in order to provide for the necessary funds or to supplement existing funds for community mental health facilities and services. The Act encompasses several other broad responsibilities, including planning and review and comment.