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King County Board of Health meeting on July 16, 2020


The King County Board of Health holds a meeting on July 16, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. The topic on the agenda includes discussion and possible action on a rule and regulation for telephonic participation by Board members and a resolution adopting the 2020 Board of Health work plan. The Board will also receive a briefing and a resolution on Racism as a Public Health Crisis.


The King County Board of Health will hold a meeting on July 16, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. To help prevent the spread of the COVID 19 virus, all Board members and staff will be participating remotely.

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  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 10, 15, and 18, 2020

  5. Public comments

  6. Chair's report

  7. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. R&R No. BOH20-01
    A Rule and Regulation relating to telephonic participation by members of the Board of Health; and amending R&R No. 09 04, Section 8, as amended, and BOH 2.04.165.

    Public Hearing Required

  2. Resolution No. 20-07
    A Resolution adopting the 2020 work plan for the King County Board of Health.


  1. BOH Briefing No. 20 B09
    Racism as a Public Health Crisis


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.