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File #: 17-0067    Version: 0 Name: Supplementary State Fund Operating Appropriation - State’s Attorney - $1,190,562
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 5/8/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 8/23/2017
Enactment #: 17-047
Title: Supplementary State Fund Operating Appropriation - State’s Attorney - $1,190,562 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary State Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $1,190,562 to the State’s Attorney - Service 786 (Victim Witness Services), to provide funding for the development and implementation of strategies specifically intended to provide assistance to victims of crime in the City of Baltimore; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: City Council President (Administration)
Indexes: Operating Appropriation, State Fund, Supplementary
Attachments: 1. 17-0067~1st Reader, 2. Finance 17-0067, 3. State's Attorney 17-0067, 4. Law 17-0067, 5. 17-0067~3rd Reader, 6. Completed Legislative File 17-0067
* 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 State Fund Operating Appropriation - State’s Attorney - $1,190,562
For the purpose of providing a Supplementary State Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $1,190,562 to the State’s Attorney - Service 786 (Victim Witness Services), to provide funding for the development and implementation of strategies specifically intended to provide assistance to victims of crime in the City of Baltimore; and providing for a special effective date.
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By authority of
Article VI - Board of Estimates
Section 8(b)(2) and (c)
Baltimore City Charter
(1996 Edition)

Recitals

The revenue appropriated by this Ordinance represents a grant from the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention 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 2017.

That grant could not have been expected with reasonable certainty when the Ordinance of Estimates for Fiscal Year 2017 was formulated.

On May 3, 2017, the Board of Estimates recommended this appropriation to the City Council.

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That $1,190,562 shall be made available to the State’s Attorney - Service 786 (Victim Witness Services) as a Supplementary State Fund Operating Appropriation for Fiscal Year 2017, to provide funding for the development and implementation of strategies specifically intended to provid...

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