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File #: RES 21-021    Name: Resolution BSCC Indigent Grant Program- Public Defender
Type: BoS Resolution Status: Criminal Justice - Consent
File created: 1/26/2021 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 3/2/2021 Final action:
Title: Adopt Resolution to: a. Ratify the submittal of a grant application by the Monterey County Public Defender to the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) for the Indigent Defense Grant Program in the amount of $637,000.00 for funding of Public Defender's Attorney and Case Management Enhancement project (ACME); and b. Authorize the Public Defender or Assistant Public Defender to execute the Grant Agreement with BSCC, accepting an Indigent Defense Grant program award for a total grant amount of $637,000.00, for developing and implementing an ACME project for the grant period February 15, 2021 through June 30, 2023; and c. Approve the delegation of authority to the Public Defender or Assistant Public Defender to act on the County's behalf to carry out and consummate all transactions contemplated during the grant period.
Attachments: 1. BR_BSCC_Indigent Grant_2.24.pdf, 2. Authorizing Resolution_RES 21-021_BSCC Indigent Defense Grant, 3. BSCC_Indigent_Grant_Proposal Package_2.5.21, 4. Signed_BoardReport_RES 21-021_BSCC Indigent Defense Grant, 5. Completed Board Order and Resolution Item No. 25
Title
Adopt Resolution to:
a. Ratify the submittal of a grant application by the Monterey County Public Defender to the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) for the Indigent Defense Grant Program in the amount of $637,000.00 for funding of Public Defender's Attorney and Case Management Enhancement project (ACME); and
b. Authorize the Public Defender or Assistant Public Defender to execute the Grant Agreement with BSCC, accepting an Indigent Defense Grant program award for a total grant amount of $637,000.00, for developing and implementing an ACME project for the grant period February 15, 2021 through June 30, 2023; and
c. Approve the delegation of authority to the Public Defender or Assistant Public Defender to act on the County's behalf to carry out and consummate all transactions contemplated during the grant period.


Report
RECOMMENDATION:
It is recommended that the Board of Supervisors support adopting a resolution to:
Adopt Resolution to:
a. Ratify the submittal of a grant application by the Monterey County Public Defender to the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) for the Indigent Defense Grant Program in the amount of $637,000.00 for funding of Public Defender's Attorney and Case Management Enhancement project (ACME); and
b. Authorize the Public Defender or Assistant Public Defender to execute the Grant Agreement with BSCC, accepting an Indigent Defense Grant program award for a total grant amount of $637,000.00, for developing and implementing an ACME project for the grant period February 15, 2021 through June 30, 2023; and
c. Approve the delegation of authority to the Public Defender or Assistant Public Defender to act on the County's behalf to carry out and consummate all transactions contemplated during the grant period.


SUMMARY:
The Public Defender office is applying for an Indigent Defense Grant Program through the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) in the amount of $637,000.00 to be funded for a period comm...

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