Whatcom County

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File #: AB2021-117    Version: 1
Type: Report Status: Discussed and Motion(s) Approved
File created: 2/8/2021 In control: Council
On agenda: 2/23/2021 Final action: 2/23/2021
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Letters sent by Council with time constraints
Attachments: 1. Vaccine Letter to DOH 2.2.2021, 2. Agenda Revision 2.8.2021, 3. Roadmap to Recovery Letter with Clerk's Note
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Primary Contact Email:    DBrown@co.whatcom.wa.us




Letters sent by Council with time constraints





If a councilmember proposes to draft a letter on behalf of the full council, and time constraints do not allow for the matter to wait until the next council meeting, the letter may be sent by the council chair provided that:


1.  An attempt is made to contact all councilmembers to obtain their consent; and

2.  A majority of councilmembers agree to sending the letter; and

3.  A copy of the letter is placed in all councilmember boxes; and

4.  The letter is included under “Other Business” at the end of the next council meeting.


Letters with time constraints sent in 2021:

                     Letter to DOH regarding vaccines dated February 2, 2021 (Council as Health Board)

                     Letter to Governor regarding Roadmap to Recovery dated February 2, 2021 (Council as Health Board)




Whatcom County, Washington
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