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Resolution RS2020-334

A resolution accepting a Parental Assistance Court grant from the Tennessee Department of Human Services to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, to provide employment and support services to non-custodial parents utilizing the Two-Generation Approach focusing on the success of children and the adults in their lives.

WHEREAS, The Tennessee Department of Human Services has awarded a Parental Assistance Court grant in an amount not to exceed $145,035.00 with a required cash match of $74,716.00 to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, to provide employment and support services to non-custodial parents utilizing the Two-Generation Approach focusing on the success of children and the adults in their lives; 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 Parental Assistance Court grant by and between the Tennessee Department of Human Services, in an amount not to exceed $145,035.00, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, to provide employment and support services to non-custodial parents utilizing the Two-Generation Approach focusing on the success of children and the adults in their lives, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

Section 2. That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Davidson County Juvenile Court 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, Zulfat Suara

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedJune 2, 2020

AdoptedJune 2, 2020

ApprovedJune 3, 2020

By:Mayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 06/07/2020 3:11 PM