January 15, 2010

Honorable Charles A. Murphy, Chair
House Committee on Ways and Means
State House – Room 243
Boston, MA  02133

Dear Representative Murphy:

As required by Section 2 Chapter 27 of the Acts of 2009, the Office of the Comptroller is submitting this second quarter BFY 2010, as of December 31, 2009, 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 and court monitor costs in compliance with the terms of the Rolland settlement agreement from appropriation account 1599-1030.  The total spent for the second quarter of BFY 2010, from 1599-3384 was $4,997,171.  The total spent for the second quarter of BFY 2010, from 1599-1030, was $293,600.

In summary:  

In BFY 2010, $7,500,000 was appropriated to the settlement and judgment account (1599-3384).  A total of $4,997,171 was spent in the second quarter.

Total Amount Available FY 2010$     7,500,000
Spent in Previous Quarters     (4,997,171)
Spent in Third Quarter         (2,055,112)
3/31/2010 Remaining Balance Available$         447,717

As of the date of this letter, $447,717 remains in account 1599-3384.  There are claims in excess of this amount pending payment.

In BFY 2010, $2,263,600 was appropriated to the court monitor costs in compliance with the terms of the Rolland settlement agreement account (1599-1030).  A total of $293,600 was spent in the second quarter.

Total Amount Available FY 2010$     2,263,600
Spent in Previous Quarters     (293,600)
Spent in Fourth Quarter                   (0)
6/30/2010 Remaining Balance Available $     1,970,000

As of the date of this letter, $1,970,000 remains in account 1599-1030.

Please let me know if you have any questions or need anything further.

Sincerely,

Martin J. Benison
Comptroller

MJB/jdn

Enc FY2010 Quarterly Report xls format of s&j_fy10_second_qtr.xls  
cc:     Steven C. Panagiotakos, 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
          Jeita Phillips, Budget Director, House Ways and Means Committee
          LeeAnn Pasquini, Budget Director, Administration and Finance

 


 

January 15, 2010


Honorable Steven C. Panagiotakos, Chair
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
State House – Room 212
Boston, MA  02133

Dear Senator Panagiotakos:

As required by Section 2 Chapter 27 of the Acts of 2009, the Office of the Comptroller is submitting this second quarter BFY 2010, as of December 31, 2009, 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 and court monitor costs in compliance with the terms of the Rolland settlement agreement from appropriation account 1599-1030.  The total spent for the second quarter of BFY 2010, from 1599-3384 was $4,997,171.  The total spent for the second quarter of BFY 2010, from 1599-1030, was $293,600.

In summary:  

In BFY 2010, $7,500,000 was appropriated to the settlement and judgment account (1599-3384).  A total of $4,997,171 was spent in the second quarter.

Total Amount Available FY 2010$     7,500,000
Spent in Previous Quarters     (4,997,171)
Spent in Third Quarter         (2,055,112)
3/31/2010 Remaining Balance Available$         447,717

As of the date of this letter, $447,717 remains in account 1599-3384.  There are claims in excess of this amount pending payment.

In BFY 2010, $2,263,600 was appropriated to the court monitor costs in compliance with the terms of the Rolland settlement agreement account (1599-1030).  A total of $293,600 was spent in the second quarter.

Total Amount Available FY 2010$     2,263,600
Spent in Previous Quarters     (293,600)
Spent in Fourth Quarter                   (0)
6/30/2010 Remaining Balance Available $     1,970,000

As of the date of this letter, $1,970,000 remains in account 1599-1030.

Please let me know if you have any questions or need anything further.

Sincerely,

Martin J. Benison
Comptroller

MJB/jdn

Enc.   FY2010 Quarterly Report 
cc:     Charles A. Murphy, Chair, House Committee on Ways and Means
          Jay Gonzalez, Secretary, Executive Office for Administration and Finance
          Doug Howgate, Budget Director, Senate Ways and Means Committee
          Jeita Phillips, Budget Director, House Ways and Means Committee
          LeeAnn Pasquini, Budget Director, Administration and Finance