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File #: 21-0735    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 4/26/2021 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 5/18/2021 Final action: 5/18/2021
Title: District Attorney recommending the Board adopt and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 045-2021 authorizing the District Attorney to execute the Standard Agreement S21-010 and Certification with California Victim Compensation Board for the grant period of July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2024 in the amount of $542,023.23, including any extensions or amendments thereto which would not increase Net County Cost. FUNDING: California Victim Compensation Government Claims Board.
Attachments: 1. A - CalVCB S21-010 & Resolution Blue Route_Approved_21-0735, 2. B - Resolution 2021 CalVCB_not executed_21-0735, 3. C - CalVCB S21-010 County of El Dorado STD213_21-0735, 4. D - CalVCB S21-010 County of El Dorado SOW_21-0735, 5. E - CalVCB S21-010 Certification_21-0735, 6. Executed Resolution 045-2021
Related files: 18-0727, 20-0766

Title

District Attorney recommending the Board adopt and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 045-2021 authorizing the District Attorney to execute the Standard Agreement S21-010 and Certification with California Victim Compensation Board for the grant period of July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2024 in the amount of $542,023.23, including any extensions or amendments thereto which would not increase Net County Cost.

 

FUNDING:  California Victim Compensation Government Claims Board.

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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND

With funds made available through the California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB) and in accordance with CalVCB Standard Agreement S20-010 (reference Agenda File 20-0766), the District Attorney's Office maintains a designated "Funeral Burial/Domestic Violence Revolving Fund" to pay emergency expenses for victims in the following categories: funeral/burial, relocation, crime scene clean-up and emergency losses.

 

With funds made available through CalVCB Standard Agreement S21-010, the District Attorney's Office is provided grant funding to staff positions dedicated to processing payments for victims of crimes.  This program provides funding for 1.0 FTE Victim Witness Program Specialist, 0.8 FTE Office Assistant and 0.15 FTE Program Coordinator, as well as standard operating expenses.

 

ALTERNATIVES

Should the Board opt not to approve the acceptance of the CalVCB funding for the next grant cycle; the District Attorney’s Office will not be able to support their participation in the Revolving Fund Program.

 

PRIOR BOARD ACTION

Legistar 20-0766, June 23, 2020 - Board approved resolution 101-2020 authorizing the District Attorney to execute the CalVCB Standard Agreement S20-010 and Certification for continued oversight and management of the Funeral Burial/Domestic Violence Revolving Fund for the term beginning July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023.

 

Legistar 18-0727, May 22, 2018 - Board approved resolution 094-2018 authorizing the District Attorney to execute the CalVCB Standard Agreement VC-8046 and Certification for the grant period of July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2021.

 

OTHER DEPARTMENT / AGENCY INVOLVEMENT

N/A

 

CAO RECOMMENDATION / COMMENTS

[This section is completed by the CAO's Office. This section is required]

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

There is no change to Net County Cost. The increase in revenue and appropriations will be included in the department’s FY 2021-22 budget during the Adopted Budget process

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD FOLLOW UP ACTIONS

Upon approval, Clerk of the Board to return one certified copy of the executed resolution to the CAO Central Fiscal Unit, Attn: Justene Cline.

 

STRATEGIC PLAN COMPONENT

Public Safety

 

CONTACT

Vern Pierson