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File #: 19-1254    Version: 1 Name: Retroactive FY 2019-20 County Subvention Program and Medi-Cal Cost Avoidance Fund Certificates of Compliance
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 9/11/2019 In control: Social Services
On agenda: 10/8/2019 Final action: 10/8/2019
Enactment date: Enactment #: Agreement No. 19-530, Agreement No. 19-531
Title: 1. Approve and authorize the Chairman to execute retroactive State FY 2019-20 County Subvention Program Certificate of Compliance, for the Fresno County Department of Social Services - Veterans Services Office (Org 7110), effective July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 ($119,758). 2. Approve and authorize the Chairman to execute retroactive State FY 2019-20 Medi-Cal Certificate of Compliance, for the Fresno County Department of Social Services - Veterans Services Office (Org 7110), effective July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 ($9,587).
Attachments: 1. Agenda Item, 2. Agreement A-19-530 Subvention Program Certificate of Compliance, 3. Agreement A-19-531 Medi-Cal Cost Avoidance Program Certificate of Compliance
DATE: October 8, 2019

TO: Board of Supervisors

SUBMITTED BY: Delfino E. Neira, Director, Department of Social Services

SUBJECT: Retroactive FY 2019-20 County Subvention Program and Medi-Cal Cost Avoidance Fund Certificates of Compliance

RECOMMENDED ACTION(S):
TITLE
1. Approve and authorize the Chairman to execute retroactive State FY 2019-20 County Subvention Program Certificate of Compliance, for the Fresno County Department of Social Services - Veterans Services Office (Org 7110), effective July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 ($119,758).

2. Approve and authorize the Chairman to execute retroactive State FY 2019-20 Medi-Cal Certificate of Compliance, for the Fresno County Department of Social Services - Veterans Services Office (Org 7110), effective July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 ($9,587).
REPORT
Approval of the recommended actions will allow the Department to continue to receive annual subvention funding and Medi-Cal Cost Avoidance funding for FY 2019-20 to offset expenses incurred in the operation of the County Veterans Service Office (VSO), with no Net County Cost.

ALTERNATIVE ACTION(S):

There is no viable alternative action. Annual approval of the County Subvention Program and Medi-Cal Cost Avoidance Compliance Certificates are required in order to receive the annual funding.

RETROACTIVE AGREEMENT:

The recommended actions are retroactive as the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CDVA) made the Certificates of Compliance available to counties on July 24, 2019.

FISCAL IMPACT:

There is no increase in Net County Cost associated with the recommended actions. The Fresno County VSO is eligible to receive an estimated $119,758 under the State FY 2019-20 County Subvention Program and $9,587 from the Medi-Cal Cost Avoidance fund. The anticipated revenues from both of these programs are included in the FY 2019-20 Adopted Budget for the VSO Org 7110.

DISCUSSION:

Each year, the CDVA authorizes an allocation of State funds through a subvention program fo...

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