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King County Board of Health meeting on November 19, 2015


The King County Board of Health meets on November 19, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. Items on the agenda include discussion on fees for pet-related businesses, update on the 2015 Public Health mid-biennial budget and legislative update.


The meeting will be held at:

King County Council Chambers
10th Floor, King County Courthouse
516 3rd Avenue, Room 1001


  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

  3. Announcement of any alternates serving in place of regular members

  4. Approval of Minutes of October 15, 2015

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report


  1. BOH Briefing No. 15 B20
    Fees for pet related businesses
    Beth Lipton, Public Health Veterinarian, Environmental Health, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 15-B21
    2015 Public Health Mid Biennial Budget Update
    Dwight Dively, Director, King County Office of Performance, Strategy and Budget
    Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  3. BOH Briefing No. 15-B22
    Legislative Update
    Jennifer Muhm, Director of External and Legislative Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  4. Chair's Report

  5. Board Member Updates

  6. Administrator's Report

  7. Other business

  8. Adjournment

If you have questions or need additional information about this agenda, please call 206-263-8791, or write to Maria Wood, Board of Health Administrator via email at

Visit the King County Board of Health web pages at

The King County Board of Health sets county-wide public health policy, enacts and enforces local public health regulations, and carries out other duties of local boards of health specified in state law. These duties include enforcing state public health statutes, preventing and controlling the spread of infectious disease, abating nuisances, and establishing fee schedules for licenses, permits and other services.