Legal & Justice System Subcommittee

The next Legal & Justice System Subcommittee is 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on January 8, 2019 in the Courthouse Fifth Floor Conference Room 514, 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham.

Legal & Justice System Ad Hoc Subcommittee Statement of Work

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2018 Legal & Justice System Committee Meeting Documents
 

 DATE  AGENDA  PACKET  AUDIO  MEETING SUMMARY  MEETING HANDOUTS
 December 11, 2018  Agenda Packet Audio  Draft Summary  
 November 13, 2018 Agenda Packet Audio Summary   
September 11, 2018 Agenda Packet Audio Summary NADCP Presentation
July 10, 2018  สูตรเล่นบาคาร่า gclubAgenda Packet Audio Summary  
 June 12, 2018 Agenda Packet Audio Summary Whatcom County Domestic Violence Offender Treatment Program
May 8, 2018  Agenda Packet* Audio**   Summary  *Amended to include draft annual report
**Partial recording
 April 10, 2018 Agenda Packet N/A  Meeting cancelled for lack of a quorum.  
March 13, 2018  Agenda Packet Audio  Summary  
 February 13, 2018  Agenda Packet Audio Summary  
 January 9, 2018 Agenda Packet Audio Summary  

Upcoming Legal & Justice Systems Subcommittee regular meetings are generally held on the second Tuesday of the month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Courthouse Fifth Floor Conference Room 514, 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham.  Additional meetings may be scheduled as needed.  Please check this webpage periodically for confirmed meeting information. The meeting dates for 2019:
  • January 8, 2019
  • February 12, 2019 (Courthouse Meeting Room 513)
  • March 12, 2019
  • April 9, 2019
  • May 14, 2019
  • June 11, 2019
  • July 9, 2019
  • August 13, 2019
  • September 10, 2019
  • October 8, 2019
  • November 12, 2019
  • December 10, 2019
The purpose of the Legal & Justice Systems Ad Hoc Committee is to recommend to the Task Force specific, achievable  programs and services that would prevent or reduce incarceration, if implemented within the legal and law enforcement systems. Treatment for addiction and mental health, and other behavioral health programs and services are the purview of a different Ad Hoc Committee. Members: 
  • Angela Anderson
  • Jill Bernstein
  • Bill Elfo
  • Deborra Garrett
  • Stephen Gockley, Committee Chair
  • Deborah Hawley
  • Raylene King
  • Dave McEachran
  • Moonwater
  • Darlene Peterson
  • Peter Ruffatto for Kelli Linville