Section III. A.2 of the Loan Agreement shall be, and hereby is, deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following new Section II.A.2:
Section III. A.1 of the Agreement is amended to add "(a)" before "During each" at the beginning of such section and to add the following at the end of such section:
Section III. 14 Nothing in this Agreement shall prevent an employee from presenting his own grievance 15 and receiving adjustment at any step without the assistance or presence of an Association 16 representative or the Association, provided however that no adjustment shall be inconsistent or in 17 conflict with the terms of this Agreement. Any Sheriff's Office response to a grievance of an 18 individual nature as opposed to a division or department-wide grievance that is acceptable to the 19 grievant shall be binding on the Association. 20
Section III. Budget, of the Contract Signature Document is amended as follows: The total value of this Contract will not exceed Four Million Four Hundred Seven Thousand Dollars ($4,407,000.00). The total value of this Contract is comprised of One Million Six Hundred Sixty-Nine Thousand Dollars ($1,669,000.00) for state fiscal year 2017, One Million Six Hundred Sixty-Nine Thousand Dollars ($1,669,000.00) for state fiscal year 2018, and an estimated ONE MILLION SIXTY-NINE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($1,069,000.00) for state fiscal year 2019. The estimated state fiscal year 2019 funding amount may either be ratified or amended at the sole discretion of the System Agency, based on changes in appropriations, budget cuts, transfer of funds between programs or agencies, amendment of the Texas General Appropriations Act, agency consolidation, or any other disruption of current funding for this Contract. No state fiscal year 2019 work may begin, and no state fiscal year 2019 expenditures may be incurred until the System Agency issues a written Notice to Proceed. This Notice to Proceed will either include a ratified state fiscal year 2019 funding amount, or an amended state fiscal year 2019 funding amount, which will be incorporated into this Contract by a subsequent Amendment. All expenditures under the Contract will be in accordance with Attachment A - Statement of Work.