The Elections Division of the Maricopa County Education Service Agency administers district bonds and overrides elections, as well as governing board recall elections, and provides associated election services for the 58 school districts in Maricopa County.
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For further information on bonds and bond elections, refer to A.R.S. Title 35, Chapter 3, Article 3.
Bond Election Calendar - November 2012
If the proposed budget of a school district exceeds the aggregate budget limit for the budget year, the governing board shall order an override election to be held not less than 90 days from the date of the order for the purpose of presenting the proposed budget to the qualified electors of the school district who shall by a majority of those voting either affirm or reject the budget. In addition, the governing board shall prepare an alternate budget which does not include an increase in the budget of more than the amount permitted as provided in A.R.S. 15-905.
For further information on override elections, refer to A.R.S. Title 15, Chapter 4, Article 4.