Honorable Brian S. Dempsey, Chair
House Committee on Ways and Means
State House - Room 243
Boston, MA 02133
Dear Representative Dempsey:
As required by Section 2 Chapter 68 of the Acts of 2011, the Office of the Comptroller is submitting this third quarter BFY2012, as of March 31, 2012, report on “Settlements and Judgments” to the House and Senate Committees on Ways and Means.
The attached report contains information regarding payments, by department, of settlements and judgments from appropriation account 1599-3384.
The total spent during the third quarter of BFY2012, from 1599-3384, was $1,605,177.
In BFY2012, $6,900,000 was appropriated to the settlement and judgment account (1599-3384). A total of $1,605,177 was spent during the third quarter.
Total Amount Available FY2012 $ 6,900,000
Expended in Previous Quarters (4,775,140)
Expended in the Third Quarter (1,605,177)
3/31/2012 Balance $ 519,683
As of the date of this letter, $423,481 remains in account 1599-3384. There are $1,029,337 of unpaid claims and related payroll taxes at this time.
Please let me know if you have any questions or need anything further.
Martin J. Benison
Stephen M. Brewer, Chair, Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Jay Gonzalez, Secretary, Executive Office for Administration and Finance
Doug Howgate, Budget Director, Senate Ways and Means Committee
Samuel Goldhar, Budget Director, House Ways and Means Committee
Michael Esmond, Budget Director, Administration and Finance