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Program Description

  Legal Representation

This program provides legal assistance for low-income County residents facing deportation proceedings. Legal representation in these proceedings has helped to reunite and preserve families and enabled individuals to retain legal work authorizations. The services are provided to individuals from households with incomes at or below 200 percent of the Federal poverty level or with a financial hardship.

Program Contacts

Contact Victoria Buckland of the HHS - Administration and Support at 240.777.1211 or Deborah Lambert of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2794 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY20Actual FY21Estimated FY22Target FY23Target FY24
Number of clients served by the grants 106154150150150
Percent of clients who obtained a favorable legal outcome27%46%50%50%50%

Program Budget Changes

FY23 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY22 Approved5511000.00
Shift: Legal Representation Program from Health and Human Services to Community Engagement Cluster-5511000.00
FY23 Recommended00.00