Referred to: The Law Enforcement and Public Safety Committee (Chairwoman Eckert and Legislators Collins, Haynes, Heppner, and Ronk), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairwoman Archer and Legislators Gerentine, Maio, James Maloney, Joseph Maloney, Petit, and Rodriguez)
Chairwoman of the Law Enforcement and Public Safety Committee, Lynn Eckert, and Deputy Chair Kenneth Ronk, Jr. offer the following:
WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted by the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office; and
WHEREAS, the Ulster County Sheriff is requesting that $167,151.00 in funds be appropriated from the Jail Phone Commission Reserves to increase appropriations for the Jail Other Equipment line AA.3150.1856-2300.2360; and
WHEREAS, these funds have been received as proceeds from inmate phone commissions only and do not include any County dollars; and
WHEREAS, funds for a body scanner will provide a safer environment for officers and inmates by providing a more thorough scan of inmates being incarcerated, many of whom are carrying weapons that are not currently detected by any system; and
WHEREAS, funds for a new updated Electronic Key Watch system, as required by the State, will replace our current system that is failing and needs replacement; now, therefore be it
RESOLVED, that the 2019 Ulster County Budget is hereby amended as follows:
AA.3150.1856-2300.2360 Law Enforcement Equipment $167,151.00
AA-0890-5802 Telephone Commission Reserves $167,151.00
and move its adoption.
ADOPTED BY THE FOLLOWING VOTE:
Passed Committee: Law Enforcement and Public Safety on ______________.
Passed Committee: Ways and Means on ________________.
$167,151.00 – ADDITIONAL 2019 APPROPRIATIONS
$167,151.00 – REDUCTION IN 2019 RESERVES
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Updated: June 17, 2019
Votes on this Resolutionyes no abstained no vote
Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 191
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 191