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January minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of November 19, 2020

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21 B01

    Covid 19 and Vaccine Updates
    • Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health Seattle & King County
    • Jeff Duchin, Health Officer, Public Health Seattle & King County

  2. Election of Chair and Vice Chairs

Discussion and Possible Action

  1. Resolution No. 21-02

    A Resolution designating the order in which the vice chairs of the King County Board of Health may act in the absence of the chair in 2021.

  2. Resolution No. 21-01

    A Resolution adopting the 2021 work plan for the King County Board of Health.

  3. Resolution No. 20-10

    A Resolution encouraging the Washington state Legislature to address racism as a public health crisis including funding for Foundational Public Health Services and other vital policy strategies.
    Anne Burkland, State & Local Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Matias Valenzuela, Director, Community Mitigation and Recovery Branch, COVID 19 Response and Equity Director, Public Health Seattle & King County
    Marcus Stubblefield, Criminal Justice Strategy & Policy Section Manager, Office of King County Executive Dow Constantine


  4. Resolution No. 21-03

    A Resolution calling for prompt, independent review of allegations about institutional racism at Seattle Children’s Hospital.
  1. Board Member Updates

  2. Administrator's Report

  3. Other Business

Adjournment

February minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of January 21, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Discussion and Possible Action

  1. Resolution No. 21-04
    A Resolution encouraging the Washington state Legislature to hold a hearing on the management of COVID 19 prevention and outbreaks in Washington state Department of Corrections facilities and to initiate an independent investigation of allegations about mismanagement of COVID 19 precautions and the impacts on people currently incarcerated.
    • Susie Levy, Board of Health Administrator, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B02

    COVID-19 and vaccine updates
    • Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Jeff Duchin, Health Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. Election of Chair and Vice Chairs

Discussion and Possible Action

  1. Resolution No. 21-02
    A Resolution designating the order in which the vice chairs of the King County Board of Health may act in the absence of the chair in 2021.

  2. Resolution No. 21-01
    A Resolution adopting the 2021 work plan for the King County Board of Health.

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B03
    State Legislative Update
    • Anne Burkland, State & Local Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Board Member Updates

  2. Administrator's Report

  3. Other Business

Adjournment

March minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of November 19, 2020

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B04
    COVID-19 and vaccine updates

    • Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Matías Valenzuela, Equity Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 21-B05
    Airport community health profiles and airport pollutant impacts on health

    • Kris Johnson, PhD., Senior Social Research Scientist, Assessment, Policy Development & Evaluation, Public Health—Seattle & King County
    • Elena Austin Sc.D., Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Public Health, Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

  3. BOH Briefing No. 21-B06
    State Legislature Update
    • Anne Burkland, State & Local Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Board Member Updates

  2. Administrator's Report

  3. Other Business

Adjournment

April minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of March 18, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B07
    COVID-19 and vaccine updates

    • Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Jeff Duchin, Health Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 21-B08
    State Legislative Update

    • Anne Burkland, State & Local Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Board Member Updates

  2. Administrator's Report

  3. Other Business

Adjournment

May minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of April 15, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Resolution No. 21-05
    A Resolution recognizing June 4 as Regional Community Safety and Wellbeing Day in King County, as part of national Gun Violence Awareness Day.
    • Derrick Wheeler Smith, Director, Zero Youth Detention, Public Health — Seattle & King County

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B09
    Determinants of Equity Retreat
    • Butch De Castro, MSN/MPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professor, Department of Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing, Director, Occupational Health Nursing Program, University of Washington School of Nursing

  1. Board Member Updates

  2. Administrator's Report

  3. Other Business

Adjournment

June minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of May 20, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B10
    Panel discussion on bicycle helmet laws in King County and disparate impacts of enforcement
    • Ethan Campbell, Helmet Law Working Group and Central Seattle Greenways
    • Tony Gomez, Manager, Violence and Injury Prevention, Public Health — Seattle & King County
    • Fred Rivara, MD, MPH, Professor and Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Pediatrics, UW School of Medicine; Seattle Children's Hospital Guild Association Endowed Chair in Pediatric Health Outcomes Research; Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology, UW School of Public Health; Director, Firearm Injury and Policy Research Program, Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center;
    • Matias Valenzuela, Equity Director, Public Health — Seattle & King County
    • Vendor, Real Change
  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B11
    Determinants of Equity Retreat
    • Butch De Castro, MSN/MPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professor, Department of Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing, Director, Occupational Health Nursing Program, University of Washington School of Nursing
    • Scott Burris, Professor of Law, Director, Center for Public Health Law Research, Beasley School of Law, Temple University

  1. Board Member Updates

  2. Administrator's Report

  3. Other Business

Adjournment

July minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of June 17, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B12
    Drug User Health Panel Discussion
    • Brad Finegood, Strategic Advisor, Public Health - Seattle & King County
    • Sara Glick, PHD, MPH, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases, Epidemiologist, HIV/STD Program, Public Health - Seattle & King County
    • Malika Lamont, Director, VOCAL WA
    • Thea Oliphant Wells, Harm Reduction and Fentanyl Testing Program Manager, Public Health - Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 21-B13
    Determinants of Equity Retreat
    • Butch De Castro, MSN/MPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professor, Department of Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing, Director, Occupational Health Nursing Program, University of Washington School of Nursing

  3. BOH Briefing No. 21-B14
    Overview of House Bill 1152

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates

  3. Administrator's Report

  4. Other Business

Adjournment

The August 20, 2021 meeting was canceled.

September minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of the meetings of July 15, 2021

  5. Public comments

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B15
    COVID-19 and vaccine updates
    • Jeff Duchin, Health Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 21-B16
    Policy options on bicycle helmet laws in King County and disparate impacts of enforcement
    • Anne Burkland, State and Local Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Tony Gomez, Manager, Violence and Injury Prevention, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Rebecca Lis, MPH, Target Zero Manger, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates

  3. Administrator's Report

  4. Other Business

Adjournment

October minutes and streaming video of meeting

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of minutes of the meetings of September 16, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's Report

  7. Director's Report

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B17
    Gender based violence in the impacts of COVID 19
    • Mary Ellen Stone, Executive Director, King County Sexual Assault Resource Center
    • Merril Cousin, Executive Director, Coalition Ending Gender Based Violence
    • Abigail Echo Hawk, Director, Urban Indian Health Institute, Chief Research Officer, Seattle Indian Health Board

Discussion and possible action

  1. Resolution No. 21-07
    A Resolution recognizing October 2021 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, supporting funding for survivor led services, and committing to model nonviolent norms, support survivors and continue shared work on addressing racism and gender based violence as public health issues.
    • Susie Levy, Board of Health Administrator, Public Health — Seattle & King County

  2. Rule and Regulation No. BOH 21-01
    A Rule and Regulation, King County bicycle helmet regulation requiring helmet use by all age cyclists; amending R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.04.010 and repealing R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.01.010, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.01.020, R&R 03 05, Section 1 (part), and BOH 9.01.030, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.01.100, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.07.005, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.07.010, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.07.020, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.10.010, R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.15.010 and R&R 84, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 9.16.010.
    • Susie Levy, Board of Health Administrator, Public Health — Seattle & King County

Public Hearing required

  1. Resolution No. 21-08
    A Resolution in support of helmet use as a tool to prevent injuries and fatalities associated with head injuries to bicycle and other wheeled device riders of all ages and a comprehensive approach to bicycle safety.
    • Susie Levy, Board of Health Administrator, Public Health — Seattle & King County

  1. Chair's report

  2. Board member updates

  3. Administrator's report

  4. Other business

Adjournment

November 2021 minutes (streaming video of meeting unavailable)

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of minutes of the meetings of October 21, 2021

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's Report

  7. Director's Report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Resolution 21-09
    A Resolution approving and adopting the 2021 plan update for the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County.
    • Linda Ransley, Program Director, Hazardous Waste Management Program
  1. R&R No. BOH21-02
    A RULE AND REGULATION relating to secure medicine return regulations; suspending the operation and effect of R&R 14 02, Section 2, and BOH 2.15F.010, R&R 14 02, Section 3, as amended, and BOH 2.15F.020, R&R 14 02, Section 4, as amended, and BOH 2.15F.030, R&R 14 02, Section 5, as amended, and BOH 2.15F.040 and R&R 14 02, Section 6, as amended, and BOH 2.15F.050, R&R 13 03, Section 3, and BOH 11.50.010, R&R 13 03, Section 4, and BOH 11.50.020, R&R 13 03, Section 5, and BOH 11.50.030, R&R 13 03, Section 6, and BOH 11.50.040, R&R 13 03, Section 7, and BOH 11.50.050, R&R 13 03, Section 8, and BOH 11.50.060, R&R 13 03, Section 9, and BOH 11.50.070, R&R 13 03, Section 10, and BOH 11.50.080, R&R 13 03, Section 11, and BOH 11.50.090, R&R 13 03, Section 12, and BOH 11.50.100, R&R 13 03, Section 13, and BOH 11.50.110, R&R 13 03, Section 14, and BOH 11.50.120, R&R 13 03, Section 15, and BOH 11.50.130, R&R 13 03, Section 16, and BOH 11.50.140, R&R 13 03, Section 17, and BOH 11.50.150 and R&R 13 03, Section 18, and BOH 11.50.160; adding a new section to BOH chapter 2.15F and adding a new section to BOH chapter 11.50, enacted pursuant to RCW 69.48.160 and RCW 70.05.060, including the latest amendments or revisions thereto.
    • Linda Ransley, Program Director, Hazardous Waste Management Program

Public Hearing required

  1. BOH Briefing No. 21-B18
    State Legislative Policy briefing
    • Anne Burkland, State and Local Affairs, Public Health — Seattle & King County

  1. Board member updates

  2. Administrator's report

  3. Other business

Adjournment

The December 16, 2021 meeting was canceled.