St. Clair County Mental Health Board Finance Committee Meeting
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at noon.
St. Clair County Mental Health Board Meeting
Thursday, November 15, 2018
WE ARE STILL HAVING THIS MEETING TONIGHT.
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.