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AI-13023 2.L.       
Meeting Date: 01/20/2021  
Forensic Sciences Improvement Grant Application
Submitted By: Maria Medrano, Grants Department
Department: Grants Department  

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RECOMMENDATION
Adopt a resolution authorizing the submission of a grant application to the Office of the Governor, Public Safety Office, Criminal Justice Division for the Nueces County Forensic Sciences Improvement Grant Program.
BACKGROUND

The Office of the Governor, Public Safety Office, Criminal Justice Division has released a funding announcement for the Paul Coverdell Forensic Sciences Improvement Grant Program, FY2022.  The purpose of the announcement is to solicit applications for projects that improve the quality and timeliness of forensic science or medical examiners services as well as projects seeking to address emerging forensic science. Specific funding has been reserved for projects that support responses to the opioid epidemic.

DISCUSSION
At the time of submission of this agenda item, the Medical Examiner’s Office is working on developing a project scope. 

The application is due February 11, 2021.  There is no maximum amount and there is no match required.  If awarded, the project period will run from October 1, 2021 to September 30, 2022.

Budget Information
Information about available funds
Budgeted: Funds Available: Adjustment: Amount Available:
Unbudgeted: Funds NOT Available: Amendment:
Account Code(s) for Available Funds
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Fund Transfers
Attachments
ME Forensic Sciences Resolution


    

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