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Resolution RS2018-1486

A resolution approving an agreement between the United States Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”), and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, governing the participation of DEA Nashville District Office Task Force Participants in the United States Department of Justice Equitable Sharing Program.

WHEREAS, the United States Department of Justice, DEA, has requested that the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department enter into an agreement governing its participation in the Equitable Sharing Program; and,

WHEREAS, the agreement attached hereto and incorporated herein provides the terms and conditions for participation in the Equitable Sharing Program for members of the DEA Nashville District Office Task Force Group 1; and,

WHEREAS, T.C.A. § 12-9-104 authorizes the Metropolitan Government to enter into agreements with agencies of the federal government for cooperative projects by resolution of the governing body; and,

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

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

Section 1. That the agreement by and between the United States Department of Justice, DEA, and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, governing its participation in the Equitable Sharing Program, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That any funds obtained by the Metropolitan Government pursuant to this agreement shall be appropriated to the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department.

Section 3. 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)

Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

IntroducedNovember 20, 2018

AdoptedNovember 20, 2018 - Roll Call Vote

ApprovedNovember 21, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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