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Charlotte County Board Of County Commissioners
Agenda Item Summary

Item Number: F - 5.

1DEPARTMENT MAKING REQUEST2MEETING DATE
Fiscal Services9/19/2017
3REQUESTED MOTION/ACTION
Approve transfer of $65,000 from the County Law Enforcement Trust Fund to the Sheriff's Law Enforcement Trust Fund checking account.
4AGENDA5IS THIS ITEM BUDGETED ( IF APPLICABLE ) - True
ConsentBudget Action
No action needed. Funds are provided in the FY17 budget process.

Financial Impact Summary Statement

Funds are provided in the Law Enforcement Trust Fund through fees pursuant to F.S. section 932.701 through 932.704, the Florida Contraband Act.

Detailed Analysis Attached
- False

Budget Officer-
6BACKGROUND ( Why is this Action Necessary, and What Action will be accomplished )
The Sheriff receives Contraband Forfeiture revenue each year from money seized in violation of Florida Statutes section 932.701 through 932.704, the Florida Contraband Act.  The statutes require the proceeds to be deposited in a special law enforcement trust fund established by the Board of County Commissioners and that the funds may be expensed by the Sheriff upon request.
ATTACHMENTS:
File NameDescriptionUpload DateType
Sheriff_s_Request_for_Law_Enforcement_Trust_Funds.pdfSheriff's Request for Law Enforcement Trust Funds8/10/2017Backup Material