RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO APPROVE DONATION OF FUNDS TO THE FAUQUIER SPCA, INC.,
 FOR THE SALE OF ANIMAL FRIENDLY LICENSE PLATES

WHEREAS, the Department of Motor Vehicles sells Animal Friendly license plates as authorized by Section 46.2-749 of the Code of Virginia (1950), as amended, as part of its special license plate program; and

WHEREAS, a portion of the funds from the sale of the license plates are set aside in a special fund for distribution to localities to be used in support of sterilization programs for dogs and cats; and

WHEREAS, for Fiscal Year 2006, Fauquier County is entitled to the sum of $2,220.00 from the sale of Animal Friendly license plates; and

WHEREAS, Fauquier County does not have a sterilization program, however, statute provides that the County may make the funds available to a local, private, non-profit organization which supports the purposes of the program; and

WHEREAS, the Fauquier SPCA, Inc., is a local, private, non-profit organization which has a sterilization program for dogs and cats and which has affirmed that funds donated will be used by that organization for the purposes of that program in accordance with Virginia Code; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 14th day of December 2006, That, upon receipt from the Department of Motor Vehicles, the sum of $2,220.00 due to Fauquier County based on the sale of Animal Friendly license plates, as authorized by Section 46.2-749 of the Code of Virginia (1950), as amended, be, and is hereby, appropriated for donation to the Fauquier SPCA, Inc., for the exclusive use by that organization for the sterilization of dogs and cats. 

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