Modoc County
CA

Resolution
2020-10

Requesting approval to ratify a Resolution to proclaim a local Public Health Emergency due to the threat of COVID-19.

Information

Department:Board of SupervisorsSponsors:
Category:Resolution

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. Modoc PH Proclamation 3.12.2020

Body

A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

OF THE COUNTY OF MODOC

RATIFYING THE PROCLAMATION OF A LOCAL PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY BY THE MODOC COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICER DUE TO THE THREAT OF COVID-19

 

              WHEREAS, California Health and Safety Code section 101080 authorizes a local health officer to declare a local health emergency in the Health Officer’s jurisdiction, or any part thereof, whenever the health officer determined that there is an imminent and proximate threat of the introduction of any contagious, infectious, or communicable disease, chemical agent, noncommunicable biologic agent, toxin, or radioactive agent; and

 

              WHEREAS, the Modoc County Public Health Officer has determined the need for a local health emergency as outlined in the Proclamation of a local public health emergency signed by the Public Health Officer, Edward P. Richert M.D., on March 13, 2020, hereby incorporated as attachment “A” of this Resolution; and

 

              WHEREAS, the Modoc County Board of Supervisors do hereby confirm the need of a local public health emergency due to the threat of COVID-19; and

 

              NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Modoc County Board of Supervisors do hereby proclaim the existence of a local public health emergency throughout Modoc County due to the threat of COVID-19 and ratifies the Proclamation signed by the Public Health Officer, Edward P. Richert M.D., on March 13, 2020.

 

 

 

Meeting History

Mar 17, 2020 1:00 PM Audio Board of Supervisors Special Meeting
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Interim Director of Health Services, Stacy Sphar, provided a background on the proposed Resolution to declare a local public health emergency.

Resolution# 2020-10

RESULT:APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Patricia Cullins, Supervisor District II
SECONDER:Ned Coe, Supervisor District I
AYES:Ned Coe, Patricia Cullins, Kathie Rhoads, Elizabeth Cavasso, Geri Byrne






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