ORDINANCE NO. 1499
BE IT ENACTED BY THE QUORUM COURT OF THE COUNTY OF UNION, STATE OF ARKANSAS; AN ORDINANCE TO BE ENTITLED: AN ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH THE OPERATING BUDGET FOR FY 2019.
ANNUAL BUDGET ADOPTED BY REFERENCE. The operating budget for 2017 identified as FY 2019 Annual Budget, Union County, Arkansas dated October 9, 2018, is hereby adopted by reference. A copy of said budget shall be filed in the Office of the County Clerk and shall be available for inspection and copying by any person during normal office hours.
NONRESTRICTED EXPENDITURE CATEGORIES. Expenditures of funds appropriated by this Ordinance shall not be restricted to the line item expenditure codes comprising the four major categories of expeditures - Personal Services, Supplies, Other Services and Charges, and Capital Outlays - but shall be restricted to office/departmental expenditures except for funds appropriated for personnel salaries and wages and related employee benefits. Personnel expenditures shall not exceed the dollar amounts, number of employees, and salary or wage rates specified in the annual budget or an amendment thereto.
RESTRICTED TO SPECIFIED FUND.
No expenditure of appropriated funds shall be made from any fund other than the fund specified in this Ordinance, or an amendment thereto.
SECTION 4. TRANSFERS. Any transfers of monies between the various funds of the County or between the four major categories of expenditures - Personal Services, Supplies, Other Services and Charges, and Capital Outlays - shall be made only with prior approval of the Union County Quorum Court. Provided, however, all transfers budgetted for in the annual budget shall be exempt from the provisions of this section.
SECTION 5. MAXIMUM APPROPRIATED AMOUNTS
A. GENERAL FUND.
B. ROAD FUND.
C. S/W CAP IMPROVEMENTS
D. 911 COORDINATOR
E. PUBLIC DEFENDER.
F. INDUSTRIAL WASTE PROGRAM
G. RECREATIONAL COMPLEX
H. VARIOUS SPECIAL FUNDS
SECTION 6. SEVERABILITY.
If any provision of this Ordinance or the application thereof to any person or circumstances is held invalid, such invalidity shall not affect other provisions or applications or applications of the Ordinance which can be given effect without the invalid provisions or application, and to this end, the provisions of this Ordinance are declared to be severable.
SECTION 7. There is hereby adopted by reference for the year 2019, all budgets approved and appropriations made and passed by the Quorum Court in the year 2018.
SECTION 8. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION 9. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.
APPROVED: /s/ Mike Loftin
Union County Judge
/s/ Shannon Phillips