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File #: 20185    Version: 0 Name: Transfer Family Court Night Light
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/13/2019 In control: (R)Anti-Drug Committee
On agenda: 6/17/2019 Final action: 6/24/2019
Title: A RESOLUTION transferring $40,000.00 within the 2019 Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund for the purpose of funding the Family Court's Night Light Program.
Sponsors: Dan Tarwater III
Indexes: FAMILY COURT'S NIGHT LIGHT PROGRAM
Attachments: 1. 20185bu.pdf, 2. 20185adopt.pdf, 3. 20185 Family Court Night Lights.pdf
Related files: 20121, 20362
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI


Title
A RESOLUTION transferring $40,000.00 within the 2019 Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund for the purpose of funding the Family Court's Night Light Program.


Intro
RESOLUTION NO. 20185, June 17, 2019

INTRODUCED BY Dan Tarwater III, County Legislator


Body
WHEREAS, chapter 93 of the County Code authorizes the County to award contracts for services for the purpose of providing substance abuse treatment, prevention, and other anti-drug and anti-violence initiatives in the community; and,

WHEREAS, the Jackson County Family Court Night Light Program is designed to address serious and potentially violent juvenile offenders who are either under pre-adjudication supervision, on probation, or re-entering the community from residential placement; and,

WHEREAS, the Family Court's Night Light Program's goals are to hold youth accountable for their actions, reduce delinquent behavior, encourage sound social decision-making behavior, and reduce illegal substance abuse; and,

WHEREAS, COMBAT funding of this program provides critical afterhours monitoring conducted by the juvenile probation officer and a member of the Jackson County Sheriff's Office that supports the prevention programming offered by the Family Court; and,



WHEREAS, the Jackson County Family Court Night Light program has been shown to be effective in reducing recidivism; and,

WHEREAS, a transfer within the Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund is necessary to place the required funds in the proper spending account; now therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the following transfer be made within the 2019 Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund:

DEPARTMENT/DIVISION CHARACTER/DESCRIPTION FROM TO
Anti-Drug Sales Tax Fund
008-4402 56005- Comm. Crime Prevention $40,000
Family Court
008-2101 56790- Other Contractual Svc $40,000


Enacted and Approved
Effective Date: This Resolution shall b...

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