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Resolution RS2020-248

A resolution approving a Partners in Protection Shelter Program (PIP) participation agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, and Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc. to purchase discounted animal vaccines and medicines for shelter animals. 

WHEREAS, Metropolitan Charter Section 10.104 provides that the Board of Health has the duty to contract for such services as will further the program and policies of the board, subject to confirmation by resolution of council; and,


WHEREAS, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc. and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, have entered into a participation agreement, attached hereto and incorporated herein, to purchase discounted animal vaccines and medicines for shelter animals; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this participation agreement be approved.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That the participation agreement between Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc. and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to purchase discounted animal vaccines and medicines for shelter animals, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Bob Mendes, Russ Bradford, Tonya Hancock, Ginny Welsch

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedMarch 17, 2020

Deferred to April 7, 2020March 17, 2020

AdoptedApril 7, 2020

ApprovedApril 8, 2020

By:Mayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 04/13/2020 11:53 AM