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Ord 093-2003 10/7/2003ORDINANCE NO. -A'_' O3 ORDINANCE MAKING APPROPRIATION IN THE SPECIAL REVENUE FUND FOR ADDITIONAL FUNDING AVAILABLE TO THE CHILDREN'S HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM (CHIP) GRANT RECEIVED FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHSC) AND AUTHORIZING THE CITY MANAGER TO EXECUTE CONTRACT ACCEPTING SAME; FINDING AND DETERMINING THAT THE MEETING AT WHICH THIS ORDINANCE WAS PASSED WAS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AS REQUIRED BY LAW. WHEREAS, the Wichita Falls- Wichita County Public Health District has received an offer of additional funds from the Health and Human Services Commission to continue Children's Health Insurance Program activities; and WHEREAS, due to uncertainty with future funding of this program, it is possible that the State will approve monthly extensions of the existing grant by a pro rata share of the existing grant; and WHEREAS, the City Council desires to appropriate additional monthly funding extensions that are granted by the State without further Council action. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1. The City Council hereby appropriates an additional $2,263.12 to the CHIP program and authorizes the City Manager to execute contracts accepting the same. SECTION 2. Be it further ordained that the City Council hereby appropriates any future monthly extensions of this grant that are awarded by the State and authorizes the City Manager to execute contracts accepting the same. SECTION 3. It is hereby officially found and determined that the meeting at which this ordinance was passed was open to the public as required by law. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 7th day of October 2003. ATTEST: City Clerk