Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 30, 2013
July 30, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #27

Bad Debt Write-Off


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Dennis Houston, Fiscal Specialist x 6302

Action Requested
Authorization for Neighborhood Services Department/Library Division to write off accounts receivable amounts totaling $428.34.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida State Statute 17.041 requires Board of County Commission approval of bad debt write-off.

Background Discussion
  • The Neighborhood Services Department has followed established procedures in attempting to collect the Accounts Receivable. This has included providing certified letters and usage of a debt collection agency.
  • NSF checks totaling $428.34 are being requested for write-off.
  • This action does not dismiss debtors' obligations to the County.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please provide copy to Neighborhood Services/Library (dennis.houston@mymanatee.org).

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
102-0005101 Central Library

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Bad Debt Write Off 07-30-13.pdf