Tompkins County
New York


Appropriation from Contingent Fund - Additional Cost of Hiring a Senior Probation Officer in 2017 - Department of Probation and Community Justice


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Category:Fiscal (Budget)Functions:Contingent Fund


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Resolution/Document Body

              WHEREAS, in the Department of Probation and Community Justice, the proposal to add one Senior Probation Officer position in the 2018 Budget has been approved (subject to adoption of the 2018 County Budget in November, 2017) by the Expanded Budget Committee at its meeting on October 16, 2017, and


              WHEREAS, in view of the urgent need to increase participation in the Pretrial Release with Electronic Monitoring and Ithaca Community Treatment Court programs in order to reduce the jail inmate population, the department has been advised by County Administration to fill the position in 2017 itself as soon as the 2018 Budget is adopted,                                      


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Public Safety and the Budget, Capital, and Personnel Committees, That the Director of Finance be and hereby is authorized and directed to make the following budget adjustment for 2017:


              FROM:                            A1990.54400                             Contingent Fund                                          $11,882

              TO:                            A3141.51000597                 Senior Probation Officer                            $ 8,285

A3141.58800                            Fringes                                                         $ 3,597             




Meeting History

Nov 16, 2017 3:00 PM  Public Safety Committee Regular Meeting

Mr. Cornell said an encouraging meeting was been held with judges to talk about all of the enhanced programs and they have already seen an increase in the RUR orders. He also reviewed staffing changes that will take place in the Department.

MOVER:James Dennis, Member
SECONDER:Martha Robertson, Member
AYES:Rich John, Anna Kelles, Martha Robertson, James Dennis, David McKenna
Dec 11, 2017 4:00 PM  Budget, Capital and Personnel Committee Regular Meeting
MOVER:Glenn Morey, Member
SECONDER:Daniel Klein, Member
AYES:James Dennis, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Glenn Morey, Daniel Klein
ABSENT:Michael Sigler
Dec 19, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting

This resolution was adopted by a short roll call vote.

MOVER:Rich John, Member
SECONDER:Dooley Kiefer, Member
AYES:Will Burbank, Carol Chock, James Dennis, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Shawna Black, Michael Sigler, Martha Robertson