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File #: 21-0126    Version: 0 Name: Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Board of Elections - $600,000
Type: Ordinance Status: Before the Mayor
File created: 9/20/2021 In control: Mayor
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Board of Elections - $600,000 For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $600,000 to the Board of Elections - Service 899 (Fair Conduct of Elections), to provide funding for additional printing and security expenditures resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: City Council President (Administration)
Indexes: Board of Elections , Supplementary
Attachments: 1. Page 57 Service #899, 2. 21-0126~1st Reader, 3. Law 21-0126, 4. Finance 21-0126, 5. Final Synopsis 21-0126 t 21-0153, 6. Hearing Notes 126, 7. 21-0126~3rd Reader
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
title
Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation - Board of Elections - $600,000
For the purpose of providing a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation in the amount of $600,000 to the Board of Elections - Service 899 (Fair Conduct of Elections), to provide funding for additional printing and security expenditures resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic; 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 Recordation Tax 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 2021.

This additional revenue could not have been reasonably anticipated when the Ordinance of Estimates for Fiscal Year 2021 was formulated.

This appropriation is made necessary by a material change in circumstances since the Ordinance of Estimates for Fiscal Year 2021 was formulated or is for a new program that could not have been reasonably anticipated when that Ordinance of Estimates was formulated.

On September 15, 2021, 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 $600,000 shall be made available to the Board of Elections - Service 899 (Fair Conduct of Elections) as a Supplementary General Fund Operating Appropriation for Fiscal Year 2021, to provide funding for additional printing an...

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