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Resolution RS2018-1056

A resolution approving an application for an Improving Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic and Dating Violence, and Stalking Grant from the U. S. Department of Justice to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Family Safety, to maintain and enhance current programming in response to victims of domestic and dating violence, stalking, and trafficking.

WHEREAS, the U. S. Department of Justice is accepting applications for an Improving Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic and Dating Violence, and Stalking Grant with an award of $745,325.00 with no cash match required; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government is eligible to participate in this grant program; and,

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

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

Section 1. That the application for an Improving Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic and Dating Violence, and Stalking Grant with an award of $745,325.00, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same, and the Metropolitan Nashville Office of Family Safety is authorized to submit said grant application to the U. S. Department of Justice.

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)

Tanaka Vercher

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Legislative History

IntroducedFebruary 20, 2018

ApprovedFebruary 20, 2018

ApprovedFebruary 21, 2018

ByMayor's Signature

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Last Modified: 02/21/2018 2:38 PM