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02.14.22 AM - BOCC
Vacancy on Board of Equalization; qualification for citizen appointee to Salmon Recovery group; possible formation of new North Central WA county group (similar to NEWC) with Chelan and Douglas counties; Legislative Update focusing on bills that address firearms and magazine capacity, using dogs to hunt dangerous wildlife, and cannabis; discussion about Public Health Dept- how it is structured, what authority they have (with particular attention to the environmental health officer); presentation on Equitable Sharing Agreement (required to disburse funds from seizures); Discussion about county jail and possible revenue sources.