Resolution No. 30

Amending The 2024 Ulster County Budget To Accept Additional Funding From The New York State Office Of Mental Health For The Dwyer Veteran Peer To Peer Support Program – Department Of Mental Health

Resolution Information




Referred to: The Health, Human Services and Housing Committee (Chairman Uchitelle and Legislators Collins, Corcoran, Harmon, Kitchen, Lopez, and McCollough), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairman Gavaris and Legislators Collins, Hansut, Kovacs, Nolan, and Roberts)


Chairman of the Health, Human Services and Housing Committee, Abe Uchitelle, and Deputy Chair Craig V. Lopez offer the following:


WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted at the request of the County Executive on behalf of the Ulster County Department of Mental Health; and


          WHEREAS, the Ulster County Department of Mental Health has received notification from the New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) for increased funding for the Dwyer Veteran Peer to Peer Support Pilot Program per the 2024 New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) State Aid letter dated December 29, 2023; and 


WHEREAS, to reflect the increased funding, an amendment of the 2024 budget is necessary to increase the approved operating budget; and


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


RESOLVED, that the 2024 Ulster County Operating Budget is hereby amended as follows:


                                                   INCREASE                               AMOUNT            

AA-4322-2320-4600-4660           Other Misc Contractual                $192,400.00



AA-4322-2320-3300-3490           State Aid, Mental Health               $192,400.00



and moves its adoption.





AYES:                     NOES:    


Passed Committee:  Health, Human Services and Housing on _____________.


Passed Committee:  Ways and Means on _____________.




$192,400.00 - Additional 2024 Appropriation Dollars

$192,400.00 - Additional 2024 State Revenue Dollars

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Updated: February 27, 2024