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File #: 15-0537    Version: 0 Name: Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Police Department - $16,000,000
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 6/1/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 7/27/2015
Enactment #: 15-401
Title: Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Police Department - $16,000,000 FOR the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $16,000,000 to the Police Department - Service 622 (Police Patrol), to provide funding for additional operating expenses due to the new contract with the Fraternal Order of Police and to overtime expenditures that include targeted crime reduction initiatives; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: City Council President (Administration)
Indexes: General Fund, Operating Appropriation, Police Department, Supplementary
Attachments: 1. 15-0537~1st Reader, 2. Finance 15-0537, 3. City Solicitor 15-0537, 4. Police 15-0537, 5. cb15-0537~3rd Reader
* WARNING: THIS IS AN UNOFFICIAL, INTRODUCTORY COPY OF THE BILL.
THE OFFICIAL COPY CONSIDERED BY THE CITY COUNCIL IS THE FIRST READER COPY.
INTRODUCTORY*

CITY OF BALTIMORE
COUNCIL BILL

Introduced by: The Council President
At the request of: The Administration (Department of Finance)

A BILL ENTITLED

AN ORDINANCE concerning
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Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Police Department - $16,000,000
FOR the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $16,000,000 to the Police Department - Service 622 (Police Patrol), to provide funding for additional operating expenses due to the new contract with the Fraternal Order of Police and to overtime expenditures that include targeted crime reduction initiatives; and providing for a special effective date.
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BY authority of
Article VI - Board of Estimates
Section 8(b)(3) and (c)
Baltimore City Charter
(1996 Edition)

Recitals

The revenue appropriated by this Ordinance represents funds from the Transfer Tax ($8,000,000), the Recordation Tax ($3,000,000), Miscellaneous Revenue ($2,000,000), the Solid Waste Surcharge ($1,500,000), and Off-Street Parking ($1,500,000) in excess of the revenue relied on by the Board of Estimates in determining the tax levy required to balance the budget for Fiscal Year 2015.

This additional revenue could not have been reasonably anticipated when the Ordinance of Estimates for Fiscal Year 2015 was formulated.

This appropriation is made necessary by a material change in circumstances since the Ordinance of Estimates for Fiscal Year 2015 was formulated or is for a new program that could not have been reasonably anticipated when that Ordinance of Estimates was formulated.

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