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File #: RS2023-109    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/9/2023 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 11/21/2023 Final action: 11/21/2023
Title: A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Department of Health to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to implement and coordinate activities and services related to HIV prevention, testing, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance.
Sponsors: Delishia Porterfield, Erin Evans, Russ Bradford, Kyonzte Toombs, Sandy Ewing
Attachments: 1. Grant Exhibit

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A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Department of Health to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to implement and coordinate activities and services related to HIV prevention, testing, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance.   

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WHEREAS, the Tennessee Department of Health has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $696,500.00 with no cash match required to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to implement and coordinate activities and services related to HIV prevention, testing, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance; 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 Tennessee Department of Health, in an amount not to exceed $696,500.00, to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to implement and coordinate activities and services related to HIV prevention, testing, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2.                     That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Metropolitan Board of Health 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.

Agenda Analysis

Analysis

 

This resolution accepts a grant from the Tennessee Department of Health to the Metropolitan Board of Health in an amount not to exceed $696,500 with no cash match required. The grant will be used to implement and coordinate activities and services related to HIV prevention, testing, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance. The term of the grant period begins July 1, 2023, and ends June 30, 2024.