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King County Board of Health meeting on September 21, 2017

Summary

The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on September 21, 2017. Topics on the agenda include resolutions on Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, reducing unintended and teen pregnancies and calling on lawmakers to take meaningful action to address firearm tragedy; and a briefing on the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program.

Story

The King County Board of Health will hold its next meeting on September 21, 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 July 20, 2017

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Resolution No. 17-06
    A Resolution recognizing September 2017 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

  2. Resolution No. 17-07
    A Resolution calling for the protection of evidence based programs designed to reduce unintended and teen pregnancies and health disparities for the most vulnerable populations.

  3. Resolution No. 17-08
    A Resolution retroactively approving the Healthcare for the Homeless Network's budget for fiscal year 2016, effective January 1, 2016; approving the 2018 2020 Health Resources and Services Administration's Service Area Competition grant application; and, retroactively approving the New Access Point grant application for the Boren Clinic, effective August 2015.

  4. Resolution No. 17-09
    A Resolution calling on lawmakers to take meaningful action to address firearm tragedy.

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 17-B16
    Local Hazardous Waste Management Program

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates 

  3. Administrator's Report 

  4. 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.