Chapter 2.32


2.32.010    Agreement.

2.32.020    Responsibilities of Combined Department.

2.32.030    Administration.

Cross-reference:    Chapters 43.20, 43.20A, 70.08 RCW

2.32.010 Agreement.

The combined Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is established and shall function pursuant to the terms and conditions contained in the current agreement between the City of Tacoma and the County of Pierce, a copy of which shall be available in the office of the Pierce County Council. (Ord. 84-91 § 1 (part), 1984; prior Code § 20.02.010)

2.32.020 Responsibilities of Combined Department.

The combined Health Department shall be responsible for the coordination and administra-tion of health promotion and protection services in the areas of personal and environmental health for the residents of both the City of Tacoma and Pierce County. (Ord. 84-91 § 1 (part), 1984; prior Code § 20.02.020)

2.32.030 Administration.

The Board of Health, as established by the agreement, shall oversee the operation of the Health Department. The Department shall be administered by a Director who shall be appointed pursuant to RCW 70.08.040. (Ord. 84-91 § 1 (part), 1984; prior Code § 20.02.030)