PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor:

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Raymond E. Graham , Chairman , Cedar Run District

August 19, 2002

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Joseph Higgs , Jr.

 Sheriff

Topic:  AN 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 assess a $25.00 inmate processing fee and to add this fee to the court costs of any individual who is admitted to jail following a conviction.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Hold public hearing to recieive citizen comment and consider adoption of  the attached Ordinance.

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