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Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Announcement of alternates

  • Approval of the Meeting Minutes for November 19, 1999

  • General Public Comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Violent video games
    • Acknowledgement of Kathy Carson, Public Health employee, for receiving the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Award
    • Outdoor tobacco advertising litigation
    • Tobacco settlement funds
    • Smokefree restaurants
    • Resist the List lawsuit
    • Opiate substitution treatment
    • Heroin overdose conference
    • Juice safety
    • Budget workshop
    • Recognition of Jeff Duchin, MD, Public Health employee, for developing a bioterrorism surveillance system
    • Health promotion proposal

  • Director of Health's Report
    • King County Health Action Plan Report
    • Rulemaking to correct technical errors, removing obsolete provisions, and completing the merger of the King County and Seattle food codes
    • Rulemaking to correct technical errors in the meat, poultry, rabbit and aquatic foods code
    • Rulemaking to eliminate obsolete provision on x-ray diagnostic fees for asbestos-related lung disease
    • Rulemaking to complete merger of county and Seattle food codes
    • Rulemaking to eliminate obsolete provision on frozen dairy products
    • Rulemaking to eliminate obsolete provision on cold-storage eggs
    • Rulemaking to eliminate obsolete provision on medicine samples
    • Resolution 00-301: Recommending a comprehensive strategy to reduce underage alcohol use in King County
    • Briefing on firearms as a public health issue
    • New director of Environmental Health Division
    • Public Health funding and the motor vehicle excise tax
    • Hepatitis education and vaccine drive
    • Diabetes prevention
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Approval of the Meeting Minutes for January 21, 2000 minutes

  • Announcement of alternates

  • General public comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Tobacco legislation update
    • Board of Health enabling ordinance sunset
    • Violent video game resolution
    • Underage drinking task force
    • Local Board of Health leadership workshop
    • Conference on media and youth
    • Tobacco sales ban at University of Washington

  • Director of Health's Report
    • MVET mitigation
    • Shigellosis outbreak
    • Renton Public Health Center, consideration for clinic closure
    • Eastgate Public Health Center air problems

  • Budget Policy Workshop
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Announcement of alternates

  • Approval of the February 18, 2000 minutes

  • General public comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Tobacco legislation and settlement dollars
    • Ad Hoc Committee on the integration of Natural Medicine and Public Health
    • Board evaluation
    • Local Boards of Health leadership workshop
    • Newspaper article on King County Health Action Plan
    • Food safety

  • Director of Health's Report
    • Motor vehicle excise tax update
    • Asian gypsy moths
    • Cedar Hills Residential Treatment facility
    • Appointment of Dr. Richard Harruff as Chief of the King County Medical Examiner's Office
    • Resolution No. 00-302: Recommending the elimination of violent video games from publicly owned or operated facilities in King County
    • Budget workshop continued: Public Health Nursing
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Announcement of alternates

  • Approval of the March 17, 2000 minutes

  • Chair's Report
    • Public Health Month Proclamation
    • Opiate substitution resolution
    • Board renewal
    • MVET mitigation and food fees
    • Canada geese
    • Tacoma-Pierce County tobacco regulation
    • Local Board of Health leadership workshop
    • Task Force on underage drinking
    • Vice Chair positions
    • Meeting at Harborview

  • Director of Health's Report
    • Proposed Standards for Public Health in Washington state
    • Arsenic and lead on Vashon Island
    • TB program grant
    • Free mammogram program
    • Childhood immunizations booklet
    • Heroin Task Force

  • Budget Policy Workshop continued
    • Public Health Nursing presentation summary
    • Recognition of Dr. Jeff Duchin for preparing for WTO
    • Communicable Disease outbreak control

  • Election of the Chair

  • Committee on Integration of Natural Medicine into Public Health - Status Report
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Announcement of Alternates

  • General Public Comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Recognition of Larry Kirchner, Public Health employee
    • Recognition of Cathy Gaylord, Public Health employee
    • Swedish - Providence Strategic Alliance
    • State Budget Update
    • Board of Health Renewal
    • Dr. Thompson's presentation on the criminalization of the mentally ill
    • Board planning process
    • Alcohol impact zones
    • Ad Hoc Committee on Natural Medicine Integration with Public Health
    • King County Integrated Medicine 2010
    • June 16th Meeting to be held at Harborview Medical Center

  • Director of Health's Report
    • Arsenic and lead levels on Maury and Vashon Islands
    • Heroin Prevention Initiative
    • Gypsy moth spraying

  • Approval of the April 21, 2000 meeting minutes

  • Rulemaking to bring the county food code in compliance with the state food code

  • General public comments (continued)

  • Re-election of the Board Chair

  • Budget workshop continuation: Chronic disease and healthy aging

  • Outdoor tobacco advertising

  • Executive Session
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Approval of the May 19, 2000 Minutes

  • General Public Comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Cancellation of August Meeting
    • Board of Health survey & meeting evaluations
    • Board of Health renewal ordinance
    • Briefing on National Tobacco settlement fund allocation and the tobacco prevention and control plan
    • Outdoor tobacco advertising regulations
    • Budget workshop wrap-up
    • Public Health opinion polls
    • Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Natural Medicine Integration with Public Health
    • Dr. Thompson's request to Board to examine the criminalization of mental illness

  • Director of Health's Report
    • Visitors from South Africa
    • Traveler's diarrhea outbreak on local cruise
    • Surgeon General's report on oral health
    • Healthy People-Healthy Communities Month
    • Breastfeeding webpages
    • Food services establishment fees
    • General public comments (continued)
    • Resolution No. 00-303: Supporting the decision of the Seattle Metropolitan Area Waterfowl Management Committee to Invite the USDA - Wildlife Services to Control the Population of Canada Geese
    • Washington State Trauma System: Role of Harborview Medical Center
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Announcement of Alternates

  • General Public Comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Change to the Proposed Operating Rules

  • Adoption of the June 16, 2000 minutes

  • Rulemaking on suspending regulations restricting tobacco

  • Advertising in public places (Public Hearing required)

  • Rulemaking on suspending regulations restricting tobacco advertising

  • Rulemaking to revise food service establishment fees

  • Director's Report
    • Bioterrorism and biological disaster preparedness
    • Alcohol Impact Areas
    • Morbidity and mortality reports

The August 17, 2000 meeting was canceled.

Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call

  • Call to order

  • Announcement of alternates

  • Adoption of the July 21, 2000 minutes

  • General public comments

  • Chair's Report
    • Introduction of Board of Health staff
    • Acknowledgement of Kris Beatty, Public Health employee
    • Health professional position term to expire
    • National Uniformity for Food Act of 2000
    • National update on tobacco prevention and control
    • Resolution No. 00-304: Strategic plan for health care delivery in King County
    • Resolution No. 00-305: Bioterrorism and biological disaster preparedness

  • Director's Report
Agenda and minutes
  • Roll call
  • Call to order
  • Announcement of alternates
  • Adoption of the September 15, 2000 minutes
  • General public comments
  • 2001 Board of Health meeting schedule
  • Chair's Report
    • Update on Violent Video Games
    • Criminalization of Mental Illness

  • Director's Report
    • HIV reporting evaluation
    • Presentation of the 2001 Budget for Public Health

The November 16, 2000 meeting was canceled.

The December 21, 2000 meeting was canceled.