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King County Board of Health meeting on March 17, 2016

Summary

The King County Board of Health meets on March 17, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. Items on the agenda include discussion on a resolution related to the surrender of firearms by individuals subject to certain court orders, Health Care for the Homeless governance changes, annual report of the Secure Medicine Return Program and a legislative update.

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The meeting will be held at:

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

AGENDA

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of February 18, 2016

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Resolution No. 16-04
    A Resolution supporting collaboration for the purpose of promoting compliance with Washington state law related to the surrender of firearms by individuals subject to certain court orders as described in ESHB 1840.

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 16-B05
    Health Care for the Homeless Governance Changes and the Board of Health

    Presented by:
    John Gilvar, Manager, Health Care for the Homeless Network, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 16-B06
    Secure Medicine Return Program - Annual Report

    Presented by:
    Taylor Watson, Program Manager, Local Hazardous Waste Management Program, King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks

  3. BOH Briefing No. 16-B07
    Legislative update

    Presented by:
    Jennifer Muhm, Legislative Affairs Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates

  3. Administrator's Report

  4. Other business

  5. 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 maria.wood@kingcounty.gov.

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.