APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE NO. O-13-27
BE IT ENACTED BY THE QUORUM COURT OF GARLAND COUNTY, STATE OF ARKANSAS, AN ORDINANCE TO BE ENTITLED:
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE 2013 GARLAND COUNTY BUDGET ORDINANCE O-12-84; AND TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS THEREFORE TO THE VARIOUS VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT BUDGETS; AND, FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
WHEREAS, the Fire Protection Premium Tax/Act 833 Funds do have to be appropriated according to AG Opinion No. 2012-007 using A.C.A. 14-14-1102 as the authoritative law. A.C.A. 14/14/1102 requires that conveyances from the county treasury be authorized by an appropriation ordinance; and,
WHEREAS, Legislative Audit also agrees with this ruling and requires that the payment be processed through the regular claims process; and,
WHEREAS, the County Judge has requested an appropriation in the amount of $116,179.35 in order to distribute the Fire Protection Premium Tax/Act 833 Funds to each of the volunteer fire districts; and,
WHEREAS, the Finance Committee has previously met and approved this request.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE QUORUM COURT OF GARLAND COUNTY, ARKANSAS:
SECTION 1. That the following listed fire department budgets are hereby established at $16,597.05 each: Buckville, Jessieville, Morning Star, 70 West, Fountain Lake, Piney and Hot Springs Village. Anticipated Revenues for the funds are $16,597.05 each and the Quorum Court may appropriate 100% of these anticipated revenues. The appropriation is as follows:
Line Item Description Amount
4000.3400.8700-Buckville Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
4001.3400.8700-Jessieville Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
4002.3400.8700-Morning Star Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
4004.3400.8700-70 West Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
4005.3400.8700-Ftn. Lake Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
4007.3400.8700-Piney Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
4011.3400.8700-Hot Springs Village Other Miscellaneous 16,597.05
SECTION 2. that the County Treasurer and the County Judge are hereby authorized to execute completion of claim process.
ATTEST: Sarah Smith, Garland County Clerk
SPONSOR: Mickey Gates, Justice of the Peace