FY2016 Second Quarter Report (1/20/2016)

Comptroller letterhead

                                                                                                     January 20, 2016


Honorable Karen E. Spilka, Chair
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
State House – Room 212
Boston, MA  02133

Honorable Brian S. Dempsey, Chair
House Committee on Ways and Means 
State House – Room 243
Boston, MA  02133

Dear Senator Spilka and Representative Dempsey:

As required by Section 2 Chapter 46 of the Acts of 2015, the Office of the Comptroller is submitting the second quarter BFY2016, as of December 31, 2015, 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.

In BFY2016, $2,000,000 was appropriated to the settlement and judgment account (1599-3384).  A total of $152,881 was spent during the second quarter.  In summary: 

Total Amount Available FY2016  $  2,000,000   
Expended in Previous Quarter


Expended in the Second Quarter


12/31/2015 Balance

$   262,213

On January 7, 2016 a letter pursuant to c29 s9E was issued.  As of the date of this letter for FY16, $84,203.09 remains in account 1599-3384. 

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



Thomas G. Shack III, Esq.
Comptroller of the Commonwealth


cc:        Kristen Lepore, Secretary, Executive Office for Administration and Finance
            Adriana Campos, Budget Director, Senate Ways and Means Committee
            Kathryn Kendall, Budget Director, House Ways and Means Committee
            Catharine Hornby, Assistant Secretary for Budget, Administration and Finance


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