A RESOLUTION
No._________


WHEREAS, this Council has requested that the Internal Auditor of the Consolidated Government conduct an audit of the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office in order to assist the Sheriff’s Office with proper accounting for all operations and functions and to also assist the Sheriff’s Office in finding possible budgetary savings;

WHEREAS, this Council desires that the Internal Auditor begin performance of this special audit at the earliest possible time.

NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY RESOLVES:

This Council hereby authorizes and directs the Internal Auditor of the Consolidated Government to perform a special audit of the finances and operations of the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office. The Internal Auditor is further authorized to engage experts from the external auditor of the Consolidated Government or another entity as needed to complete this special audit. Reports shall be submitted to this Council upon completion of each phase of such special audit.
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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia held on the 27th day of August, 2016, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of ______ members of Council.


Councilor Allen voting ____________.
Councilor Baker voting ____________.
Councilor Barnes voting ___________.
Councilor Davis voting ____________.
Councilor Garrett voting __________.
Councilor Henderson voting_________.
Councilor Huff voting______________.
Councilor Pugh voting______________.
Councilor Thomas voting____________.
Councilor Woodson voting___________.



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TINY B. WASHINGTON TERESA PIKE TOMLINSON
CLERK OF COUNCIL MAYOR