In the Matter of Approving the Klamath County Sheriff to sign a Memorandum of Understanding between the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office-Corrections and Lake County Community Justice. Chris Kaber-Sheriff
Background: Klamath County Corrections will lease 730 jail bed days to Lake County Community Justice for housing inmates for the fiscal period beginning July 1, 2020 and ending June 30, 2021. The agreement addresses the type and frequency of jail bed usage in accordance to Senate Bill 1145, medical expense mitigation, billing procedures, liability concerns and termination options.
Fiscal Impact: The memorandum of understanding will provide for $61,000 in revenue to the Klamath County Corrections department of the Sheriff’s Office which had been planned for in the 2020-2021 budget year.
Recommended Motion: Approve the Sheriff to enter into and sign the Memorandum of Understanding between Klamath County Sheriff’s Office-Corrections and Lake County Community Justice whereby Lake County will pay $61,000 to Klamath County Corrections for the leasing of 730 jail bed days during the period of July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021.