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Resolution RS2019-1817

A resolution accepting a Presumptive Eligibility Services grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Health, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide prenatal presumptive eligibility program enrollment assistance to pregnant women with TennCare and CoverKids applications.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Health, has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $619,800.00 with no cash match required, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide prenatal presumptive eligibility program enrollment assistance to pregnant women with TennCare and CoverKids applications, 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 Health, in an amount not to exceed $619,800.00, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide prenatal presumptive eligibility program enrollment assistance to pregnant women with TennCare and CoverKids applications, a copy of which 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 Metropolitan Department of Health 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)

Erica Gilmore, Russ Pulley

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedMay 21, 2019

AdoptedJuly 16, 2019

ApprovedJuly 17, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 07/26/2019 10:06 AM