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AI- 5972   4. B. 3.    
Commissioners Court - Regular
Meeting Date: 01/21/2015  
Juvenile Drug Court Grant
Submitted By: Natalie Eckstrom, Grants Department
Department: Grants Department  

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RECOMMENDATION
Adopt a resolution authorizing the submission of grant application to the Governor's Criminal Justice Division for the Juvenile Drug Court program.
BACKGROUND
The Criminal Justice Division of the Governor’s Office is soliciting applications for projects that promote greater accountability in the juvenile justice system. The purpose of the Juvenile Accountability Block Grant program is to reduce juvenile offending through accountability-based programs focused on the juvenile offender and the juvenile justice system.
DISCUSSION
The project submitted must specifically address juvenile drug courts. The purpose of the County’s grant program is to provide support for juvenile drug court services and to assist in drug treatment services in the processing of cases in the judicial system.

The amount requested in the grant application is $35,000. Grantees must provide matching funds of at least 10% of total project expenditures. Local match will be paid from Juvenile Probation Department Special Revenue funds.


Budget Information
Information about available funds
Budgeted: Funds Available: Adjustment: Amount Available:
Unbudgeted: Funds NOT Available: Amendment:
Account Code(s) for Available Funds
1:
Fund Transfers
Fiscal Impact:
10% Match - $3,500
Department #1317
Title IV-E TJJD

Attachments
Resolution for Juvenile Drug Court Grant

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