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File #: RS2022-1569    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/26/2022 In control: Budget and Finance Committee
On agenda: 6/7/2022 Final action: 6/7/2022
Title: A resolution approving amendment two to a Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant from the Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to fund the position of a VOCA Law Enforcement Victim Coordinator.
Sponsors: Burkley Allen, Erin Evans, Zulfat Suara, Ginny Welsch, Joy Styles
Attachments: 1. Grant Amendment Two
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A resolution approving amendment two to a Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant from the Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to fund the position of a VOCA Law Enforcement Victim Coordinator.
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WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, previously entered into a grant agreement with the Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, to fund the position of a VOCA Law Enforcement Victim Coordinator approved by RS2019-88; and,
WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant agreement to increase the amount of the grant by $80,000.00 from $240,000.00 to $320,000.00 and extend the end date from June 30, 2022 to June 30, 2023, a copy of which amendment two is attached hereto; and,
WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that amendment two to this grant be approved.
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That amendment two to the (VOCA) grant by and between the Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, and the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to fund the position of a VOCA Law Enforcement Victim Coordinator, a copy of which amendment two is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.
Section 2. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
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This resolution approves the second amendment to a Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant from the Tennessee...

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