Resolution No. 396

Requesting The Chair Of The Ulster County Legislature To Authorize Acceptance Of The Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance Grant For The Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program (COSSAP) And Amending The 2020 Budget – Sheriff’s Office

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Referred to:  The Public Health and Social Services Committee (Chairman Lopez and Legislators Bruno, Criswell, Petit, and Uchitelle), The Law Enforcement and Public Safety Committee (Chairwoman Walter and Legislators Fabiano, Haynes, Heppner, and Parete), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairwoman Archer and Legislators Bartels, Gavaris, Haynes, Maio, Ronk, and Walter)

 

Legislator Kenneth Ronk, Jr. and Legislator Eve Walter offer the following:

 

WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted at the request of the Ulster County Sheriff; and

           

WHEREAS,the Ulster County Department of Health and the Sheriff’s Office have received award notification from the Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance for the Grant-Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program (COSSAP), in the amount of $900,000.00, to provide financial and technical assistance to local government in effort to identify, respond to, treat and support those impacted by illicit opioids, stimulants and other drugs of abuse; and

 

WHEREAS, the awarded funds are to be used over a 3-year term; and

 

WHEREAS, the Sheriff has requested that the Chair be authorized to accept and execute the award and contract provided by the Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance for the Grant-Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program (COSSAP); and

 

WHEREAS, in order to reflect the increased funding, an amendment of the 2020 budget is necessary; and

 

WHEREAS, there is no increase in County contribution as a result of these modifications; now, therefore be it

 

RESOLVED, that the Chair of the Ulster County Legislature is hereby  authorized to accept and sign the award and contract provided by the Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance for the Grant-Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Site-based Program (COSSAP) intheformasfiledwiththeClerkoftheUlster CountyLegislatureormodifiedwiththeapprovaloftheCountyAttorney and Legislative Counsel; and, be it further

 

 

 

RESOLVED, that the 2020 County Budget is hereby amended as follows:

 

INCREASE                                         AMOUNT

 

AA.3110.1818-4000.4025              Supplies Office                                     $     500.00

(App.#)

 

AA.3110.1818-2200.2200              Computer Equipment                           $ 10,500.00

(App.#)

 

AA.3110.1818-4300.4505              Professional Services Other Fees       $ 21,217.00

(App.#)

 

AA.3110.1818-3400.4389              Federal Aide Other Public Safety      $ 32,217.00

(Rev.#)

 

and move its adoption.                                                                              

 

 

ADOPTED BY THE FOLLOWING VOTE:

 

AYES:                     NOES:    

 

 

Passed Committee: Public Health and Social Services on _______________.

 

Passed Committee: Law Enforcement and Public Safety on _______________.

 

Passed Committee: Ways and Means on _______________.

 

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT:

$32,217.00 - ADDITIONAL 2020 APPROPRIATION DOLLARS

$32,217.00 - ADDITIONAL 2020 FEDERAL REVENUE DOLLARS

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Updated: October 30, 2020

Votes on this Resolution

yes no abstained no vote
Tue, Nov 10, 2020 Ways and Means Committee
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 396
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No
Abstained
No Vote
Wed, Nov 4, 2020 Law Enforcement and Public Safety Committee
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 396
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No
Abstained
Mon, Nov 2, 2020 Public Health and Social Services Committee
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 396
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No
Abstained
No Vote

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