RESOLUTION

 

 A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) FUNDS

 

WHEREAS, the Federal Government provides limited funding for law enforcement through the Justice Assistance Grant Program; and

 

            WHEREAS, Fauquier County has been awarded $14,161 in Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) funds for the purchase of specialized equipment necessary for the Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team; and

 

WHEREAS, on June 9, 2005, the Board of Supervisors held a public hearing to receive citizens’ comments regarding the use of the JAG funds; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 9th day of June 2005, That the Sheriff’s Office be, and is hereby, authorized to accept the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Funds on behalf of Fauquier County.