CONSENT AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor:

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Raymond E. Graham , Chairman , Cedar Run District

July 15, 2002

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Joseph Higgs , Jr.

 Sheriff

Topic: 

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING TO RECEIVE CITIZEN COMMENTS ON A PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 8-37 OF THE CODE OF FAUQUIER COUNTY RELATING TO FEES IN CRIMINAL AND TRAFFIC CASES

Topic Description:

A newly enacted provision in the Code of Virginia authorizes the County to add a $25.00 inmate processing  fee to the court costs of any individual who is admitted to jail following a conviction.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Adopt the attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

Additional revenue to benefit the Sheriff's Office by offsetting the costs of processing arrested persons into local or regional jails.

Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

Sheriff's Office