In the matter of accepting and authorizing Board Chair and Finance Director to sign the 2019-2021 CFA/VOCA grant agreement and Exhibits, Eve Costello, DA
Background: The District Attorney’s Office has been awarded the 2019-2021 VOCA/CFA grant. This grant is for funding direct services to victims of crime. Those services are to (1) Respond to emotional, psychological, or physical needs of crime victims; (2) Assist victims to stabilize their lives after victimization; (3) Assist victims to understand and participate in the criminal justice system; and (4) Restore a measure of security and safety for the victim. Funding for this grant is to be used to maintain personnel for mandated services. The project period for this grant is 10/1/19 – 9/30/21 (24 months).
Fiscal Impact: Revenue increase of $329,236.15 in Special Enforcement Budget. There is a General fund cash match of
$51,256.98, and an in-kind match of $31,053.02.
Recommended Motion: Accept and authorize Board Chair and Finance Director to sign the 2019-2021 CFA/VOCA grant agreement; “Exhibit A” Certifications Regarding Lobbying, Debarment, Suspension and Other Responsibility Matters, and Drug-Free Workplace Requirements; “Exhibit B” Standard Assurances; “Exhibit C” Single Audit Certification Letter; “Exhibit D” Certification of Compliance with Regulations, Office for Civil Rights, Office of Justice Programs for Subgrants issued by the Oregon Department of Justice; and “Exhibit E” Victims of Crime Act Special Conditions. Fiscal impact is Revenue increase of $329,236.15 in Special Enforcement Budget. There is a General fund cash match of $51,256.98, and an in-kind match of $31,053.02.