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RES 1980-07 WEED TRANSFER R E S 0 L U T 1 0 N 7 -80 Whereas, it appears that the business of the County Requires that the County Weed Board purchase a large quantity of weed control chemicals for the eradication of Noxious Weeds which has reached an alarming rate of productivity due to weather conditions this spring, and WHEREAS, Title 7, Chapter 22, part 2142, states that the Board of County Commissioners may create a Noxious weed fund by either: (a) appropriating money from the general fund of the county, or (b) at any time fixed by law for levy and assessment of taxes, levying a tax not exceeding 2 mills on the dollar of total taxable valuation in such county (2) the Proceeds of the tax shall be used solely for the purpose of promoting the control of noxious weeds or extermination of weed seed in said county and shall be designated to the noxious weed fund, and WHEREAS, the weed-budget as submitted last July, did not make an allowance for such an emergency when it was created, and WHEREAS, the Weed Fund Cash is not sufficient at this time to purchase the needed chemicals, NOW THEREFORE, Be it Resolved: That an additional supply budget be added to the regular supply budget at this time to allow the purchase of the needed chemical., said budget to be fixed at $11,000.00, and the County Treasurer hereby instructed to transfer the amount of $6,070.50 from the General Fund Cash to the Weed Fund Cash in the form of a registered warrant, payable back to the General Fund Cash as soon as the Weed Fund has enough revenue in hand to do so, together with interest at the rate of 3% per annum. Said Cash to be, used specifically for the purchase of chemicals for use this spring and purchased from Judds Services, the lowest bidder for these chemicals. Dated at Boulder, Montana this second day of April, 1980. Page 1 k Chairman, Board of County LWonw6issioners Jefferson County, Montana - a mmissioner D Commissioner Attest: I '-- ty- Clerk & Recorder 4 Chairman, Weed Board 7 /,Jefferson County Member, Jefferson County Weed Board d Member, Jeffers "orr =' unty Board r; ~ Attest: - ounty Clerk and Recorder 1 ... 1 ��\ \ / � �''' � �1 `� _ e � t �� � �� �; �� ���� �.,° ��� �..