Board of Supervisors - Resolutions

Supervisors BREH AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

 

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ACCEPTANCE OF 2020-2021 CRIMINAL JUSTICE DISCOVERY REFORM GRANT FROM THE NYS DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES (DISTRICT ATTORNEY)

 

WHEREAS, the District Attorney received a 2020-2021 Criminal Justice Discovery Reform Grant from the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services in the amount of $131,670.00 to offset local implementation of discovery and bail reforms that took effect January 1, 2020; and

WHEREAS, the District Attorney has proposed to distribute said funds to local agencies as follows:

 

Fulton County District Attorney                                                 $ 60,275.00

Fulton County Alternatives to Incarceration                              $ 23,150.00

Fulton County Sheriff’s Department                                          $ 7,675.00

Gloversville Police Department                                                 $ 40,570.00

Total                                                                                           $131,670.00

 

now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Board of Supervisors hereby accepts said 2020-2021 Criminal Justice Discovery Reform Grant from the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services in the amount of $131,670.00 to offset local implementation of discovery and bail reforms; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2021 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended as follows:

 

Revenue:

Increase A.1165.1165-3389-REV-State Aid-Other Public Safety         $131,670.00

Decrease A.1000.0599-0599-REV-Appropriated Fund Balance           $91,100.00

 

Appropriation:

Increase A.1165.1165-4130-EXP- Contractual                                      $40,570.00

 

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, District Attorney, Sheriff, Citizens in Community Service, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by YOUNG and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL: Ayes: 17 Nays: 0 Absent: 3 (Supervisor Fagan, Potter and VanDenburgh)