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File #: 20604    Version: 0 Name: Family Court's Night Light program
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 1/7/2021 In control: Anti-Crime Committee
On agenda: 1/11/2021 Final action: 1/25/2021
Title: A RESOLUTION transferring $40,000.00 within the 2021 Anti-Crime Sales Tax Fund for the purpose of funding the Family Court's Night Light program.
Sponsors: Theresa Cass Galvin
Indexes: ANTI-CRIME SALES TAX FUND, FAMILY COURT'S NIGHT LIGHT PROGRAM
Attachments: 1. 20604bu Corrected.pdf, 2. 20604adopt.pdf
Related files: 20362, 5511
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

Title
A RESOLUTION transferring $40,000.00 within the 2021 Anti-Crime Sales Tax Fund for the purpose of funding the Family Court's Night Light program.


Intro
RESOLUTION NO. 20604, January 11, 2021

INTRODUCED BY Theresa Cass Galvin, County Legislator


Body
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, this 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 juvenile probation officers and members of the Jackson County Sheriff's Office that supports the prevention programming offered by the Family Court; and,

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

WHEREAS, a transfer within the Anti-Crime Sales Tax Fund is necessary to place the funds required for this program 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 2021 Anti-Crime Sales Tax Fund:

DEPARTMENT/DIVISION CHARACTER/DESCRIPTION FROM TO
Anti-Crime Sales Tax Fund
COMBAT Prevention
008-4402 56790- Other Contractual Services $40,000
Family Court
008-2101 56790- Other Contractual Services $40,000


Enacted and Approved
Effective Date: This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon its passage by a majority of the Legislature.

APPROVED AS TO FORM:

_______________________________ _____________________________
Chief Deputy County Counselor County Counselor


Certificate of Passage

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