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File #: RS2021-934    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/3/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 5/4/2021 Final action: 5/4/2021
Title: A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County General Sessions Court Division III, for the Cherished H.E.A.R.T.S. Adult Re-entry which serves the needs of crime victims who have experienced sexual and physical trauma, a previously under-served community.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs
Attachments: 1. RS2021-934 Legislation Packet

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A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County General Sessions Court Division III, for the Cherished H.E.A.R.T.S. Adult Re-entry which serves the needs of crime victims who have experienced sexual and physical trauma, a previously under-served community.

 

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Whereas, the State of Tennessee, Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $250,000.00 with a cash match of $62,500.00 required to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County General Sessions Court Division III, for the Cherished H.E.A.R.T.S. Adult Re-entry Program which serves the needs of crime victims who have experienced sexual and physical trauma, a previously under-served community; and,  

 

Whereas, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this grant be accepted.

 

Now, therefore be it resolved by the Council of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County:

 

Section 1.                     That the grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, in an amount not to exceed $250,000.00, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County General Sessions Court Division III, for the Cherished H.E.A.R.T.S. Adult Re-entry Program which serves the needs of crime victims who have experienced sexual and physical trauma, a previously under-served community, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

Section 2.                     That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Davidson County General Sessions Court Division III based on the revenues estimated to be received and any match to be applied.

Section 3.                     That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.