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File #: 21059    Version: 0 Name: 2019 JAG grant extension
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/29/2022 In control: County Legislature
On agenda: 10/3/2022 Final action: 10/3/2022
Title: A RESOLUTION authorizing an extension to the 2019 Justice Assistance grant awarded by the United States Department of Justice, at no cost to the County.
Sponsors: Ronald E. Finley
Indexes: JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Attachments: 1. 21059 bu.pdf, 2. 21059adopted.pdf
Related files: 5285
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

Title
A RESOLUTION authorizing an extension to the 2019 Justice Assistance grant awarded by the United States Department of Justice, at no cost to the County.


Intro
RESOLUTION NO. 21059, October 3, 2022

INTRODUCED BY Ronald E. Finley, County Legislator

Body
WHEREAS, by Ordinance 5285, dated November 12, 2019, the Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney accepted funds from the City of Kansas City awarded pursuant to the Justice Assistance (JAG) grant by the United States Department of Justice to be used for local law enforcement purposes; and,

WHEREAS, this grant allocated $57,260.00 to Jackson County for partial funding of salary and benefits for two assistant prosecutors, one data and information analyst, and one diversion program manager/assistant prosecutor; and,

WHEREAS, the Prosecuting Attorney now recommends an extension to this grant at no cost to the County to allow for the full expenditure of grant funds; and,

WHEREAS, this extension will provide for continued funding for these positions through September 30, 2023, at no cost to the County; now therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the 2019 JAG grant be extended through September 30, 2023, as recommended by the Prosecuting Attorney, at no cost to the County; and,

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Prosecuting Attorney and all other County officials be and hereby are authorized to execute any and all documents necessary to give effect to the intent of this Resolution.


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

I hereby certify that the attached resolution, Resolution No. 21059 introduced on October 3, 2022, was duly passed on October 3, 20...

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