Chapter 3.31


3.31.010    Fund created.

3.31.020    Purposes – Expenditures.

3.31.030    Unexpended funds.

3.31.010 Fund created.

There is created and established a special fund to be known as the “federal drug investigation fund” into which all moneys and proceeds from the sale of federally forfeited property seized during joint investigations with federal agencies or from federal forfeiture proceedings shall be deposited. (Ord. 1158 § 1, 2009).

3.31.020 Purposes – Expenditures.

This fund has been established for the purpose of separately accounting for proceeds from federally forfeited property in accordance with the Guide to Equitable Sharing of Federally Forfeited Property for State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, published by the United States Department of Justice. Moneys in this fund shall be expended only for permissible purposes identified in said guide, as now existing or as later may be amended. (Ord. 1158 § 1, 2009).

3.31.030 Unexpended funds.

Any unexpended funds remaining in the federal drug investigation fund at the end of any budget year shall not be transferred to the general fund or otherwise lapse. Such unexpended funds shall be carried forward from year to year until expended for the purposes set forth in GHMC 3.31.020. (Ord. 1158 § 1, 2009).