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King County Board of Health meeting on April 20, 2017

Summary

The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 4/20/17. Topics on the agenda include discussion and possible action related to amending the rabies vaccination requirements for dogs, cats, ferrets and livestock, the Director’s Annual Report, and a legislative update.

Story

The King County Board of Health will hold its next meeting on April 20, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.

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 March 16, 2017

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Rule and Regulation No. BOH17-03
    A Rule and Regulation amending the rabies vaccination requirements for dogs, cats, ferrets and livestock; amending R&R 04 01, Section 2 (part), as amended, and BOH 8.04.003, R&R 04 01, Section 2 (part), as amended, and BOH 8.04.005 and R&R 30, Section 4, as amended, and BOH 8.04.040; enacted pursuant to RCW 70.05.060, including the latest amendments or revisions thereto.

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 17-B06
    Director's Annual Report

    Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Eli Kern, Epidemiologist, Assessment, Policy Development, and Evaluation, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 17-B07
    Legislative update

    Stasha Dennard, Legislative Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  3. Chair's Report

  4. Board Member Updates 

  5. Administrator's Report 

  6. Other business

Adjournment

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.