Referred to: The Legislative Programs, Education and Community Services Committee (Chairman Delaune and Legislators Collins, Donaldson, Haynes, and Wawro), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairwoman Archer and Legislators Gerentine, Maio, James Maloney, Joseph Maloney, Petit, and Rodriguez)
Chairman of the Legislative Programs, Education and Community Services Committee, James Delaune, and Deputy Chair Heidi Haynes, offer the following:
WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted by the Acting County Executive on behalf of the Ulster County Office for the Aging; and
WHEREAS, the New York State Office for the Aging (“NYSOFA”) has notified Ulster County that funding for the 2018-2019 Federal Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) program in the amount of $15,553; and
WHEREAS, the goal of the program is for outreach and assistance with Medicare Part D beneficiaries in rural areas, and for activities related to the promotion and distribution of information on Medicare preventive and wellness services; and
WHEREAS, the term for the MIPPA program year is September 30, 2018 through September 29, 2019; and
WHEREAS, if the County's application is approved, the funds will be used to reimburse the County for MIPPA expenditures incurred by the County’s Office for the Aging, including salaries, benefits, and contractual costs; and
WHEREAS, the Director of the County’s Office for the Aging requests that the Chair of the Ulster County Legislature be authorized to execute the MIPPA Application, with required assurances, and any related amendments, for the term beginning September 30, 2018 and ending September 29, 2019; and
WHEREAS, the Director of the County’s Office for the Aging requests that the 2019 Ulster County Budget be amended in order to utilize the MIPPA funding; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, that the Chair of the Ulster County Legislature is hereby authorized to execute the application with required assurances, and any related amendments, with NYSOFA for the MIPPA program, for the term beginning September 30, 2018 and ending September 29, 2019 in the form as filed with the Clerk of the Ulster County Legislature or as modified with the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further
RESOLVED, that the 2019 Ulster County Budget is hereby amended as follows:
and move its adoption.
ADOPTED BY THE FOLLOWING VOTE:
Passed Committee: Legislative Programs, Education and Community Services on _______________.
Passed Committee: Ways and Means on ________________.
$10,863.00 – BUDGETED 2019 APPROPRIATION DOLLARS
$4,690.00 – ADDITIONAL 2019 APPROPRIATION DOLLARS
$10,863.00 – BUDGETED 2019 FEDERAL REVENUE DOLLARS
$4,690.00 – ADDITIONAL 2019 FEDERAL REVENUE DOLLARS
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Updated: April 30, 2019
Votes on this Resolutionyes no abstained no vote
Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 151
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 151