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File #: RS2021-850    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/23/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 4/6/2021 Final action: 4/6/2021
Title: A resolution correcting a clerical error in the grant approved by RS2020-372 and approving amendments one and two to the Healthy Start Initiative - Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities Grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide a variety of services in reducing infant mortality for pregnant and parenting women.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Brandon Taylor, Ginny Welsch, Zulfat Suara
Attachments: 1. RS2021-850 Exhibit
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A resolution correcting a clerical error in the grant approved by RS2020-372 and approving amendments one and two to the Healthy Start Initiative - Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities Grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide a variety of services in reducing infant mortality for pregnant and parenting women.
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WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, previously entered into a grant agreement with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide a variety of services in reducing infant mortality for pregnant and parenting women approved by RS2020-372; and,
WHEREAS, the total amount of the grant award in RS2020-372 is increased by $10.00 from $1,122,889.00 to $1,122,899.00 to correct a clerical error; and,
WHEREAS, amendment one to the grant agreement increases the amount of the grant by $21,222.00 from $1,122,899.00 to $1,144,121.00 and amendment two authorizes the carryover of an unobligated balance of $257,235.00 from year one of the grant; and,
WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that amendments one and two to this grant be accepted.
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That amendments one and two to the Healthy Start Initiative - Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities Grant by and between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide a variety of services in reducing infant mortality for pregnant and parenting women, a copy of which amendments one and two are attached hereto and incorporated herein, are hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.
Section 2. That the total amoun...

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