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File #: 21-4805    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Grant Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/7/2021 In control: Commissioners Court
On agenda: 9/14/2021 Final action:
Title: Request by the Institute of Forensic Sciences for approval to accept an amendment to an agreement with the Texas Center for the Judiciary to extend the grant end date to March 31, 2022 for the Children's Justice/Improving the Detection of Pediatric Skeletal Injuries Program.
Attachments: 1. 21-4805.pdf
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Harris County Commissioners Court

Request for Court Action

 

 

Proposed Meeting Date:  September 14, 2021

 

Department:  Institute of Forensic Sciences

 

Department Head/Elected Official:  Luis A. Sanchez, M.D., Executive Director & Chief Medical Examiner

 

Type of Request:  Grant - Accept Award

 

Project ID (if applicable):  CJA-20-05A3

 

Vendor/Entity Legal Name (if applicable):  N/A

 

MWDBE Participation (if applicable):  N/A

 

Request Summary (Agenda Caption):

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Request by the Institute of Forensic Sciences for approval to accept an amendment to an agreement with the Texas Center for the Judiciary to extend the grant end date to March 31, 2022 for the Children’s Justice/Improving the Detection of Pediatric Skeletal Injuries Program.

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Background and Discussion:

 

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, non-essential research activities were temporarily disrupted at health institutions participating in this project, and the ongoing disruptions caused a delay in the activities of the grant.

 

Expected Impact:

 

This six-month, no-cost extension will allow time to complete the research and other activities of the grant.

 

Alternative Options:

 

There are no viable alternatives at this time.

 

 

Alignment with Goal(s):

Justice and Safety

Economic Opportunity

Housing

Public Health

Transportation

Flooding

Environment

Governance and Customer Service

Prior Court Action (if any):

 

September 24, 2019, Grants Item 20.h.1, Grant Award

September 29, 2020, Grants Item 20.j, Grant Extension and Request for Additional Funding

 

Location:

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Fiscal and Personnel Summary

Service Name:  Anthropology

FY 21-22

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Funding Sources (General Fund, PIC Fund, Debt or CP, Grants, or Other - Please Specify)

Existing Budget

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Anticipated Implementation Date:  October 1, 2021

 

Emergency/Disaster Recovery Note:

Not an emergency, disaster recovery, or COVID-19 related item

 

Emergency Item

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Contact(s):

 

Robin Alewine, Grant Analyst, Institute of Forensic Sciences

 

Attachments:

 

Court Order

Amendment (2 pages) - Signature Required on Page 2

Updated Scope of Work, Evaluation Plan and Sustainable Outcomes