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Resolution RS2020-295

A resolution approving amendment one to a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Family Safety, for the Tennessee Human Trafficking Court Program (THTCP) Cherished Hearts which considers the needs of victim-Defendants and seeks to address those needs.

WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Family Safety, previously entered into a grant contract with the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, for the Tennessee Human Trafficking Court Program (THTCP) Cherished Hearts which considers the needs of victim-Defendants and seeks to address those needs approved by RS2019-60; and,


WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant contract to increase the amount of the grant by $26,816.00 for a new grant total of $118,995.00 with no cash match required, a copy of which amendment one is attached hereto; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that amendment one be accepted.

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

Section 1. That amendment one to the grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, in an amount not to exceed $26,816.00, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Family Safety, for the Tennessee Human Trafficking Court Program (THTCP) Cherished Hearts which considers the needs of victim-Defendants and seeks to address those needs, a copy of which amendment one is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

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 Pulley, Ginny Welsch

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Legislative History

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

IntroducedMay 5, 2020

AdoptedMay 5, 2020

ApprovedMay 6, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 05/25/2020 4:08 PM