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Resolution RS2020-162

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the State Trial Courts to provide Tennessee Highway Safety Office Recovery Court Enhancements to existing recovery court programs and services to improve alcohol countermeasures.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $60,000.00 with no cash match required to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the State Trial Courts to provide Tennessee Highway Safety Office Recovery Court Enhancements to existing recovery court programs and services to improve alcohol countermeasures; and,

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

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

Section 1. That the grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, in an amount not to exceed $60,000.00, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the State Trial Courts to provide Tennessee Highway Safety Office Recovery Court Enhancements to existing recovery court programs and services to improve alcohol countermeasures, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That the amount of this grant be appropriated to the State Trial Courts based on the revenues estimated to be received and any match to be applied.

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)

Bob Mendes, Angie Henderson

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedJanuary 21, 2020

AdoptedJanuary 21, 2020

ApprovedJanuary 28, 2020

By: By: Mayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 01/28/2020 1:29 PM