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File #: 20428    Version: Name: regular reporting of the Administration and Health Dept. to the County Legislature
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/14/2020 In control: Inter-Governmental Affairs Committee
On agenda: 5/18/2020 Final action: 6/1/2020
Title: A RESOLUTION requesting the County Administration and Communications Department to report to the Legislature on a regular basis on certain topics relating to the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic
Sponsors: Ronald E. Finley
Indexes: COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR, COVID-19, HEALTH DEPARTMENT, LEGISLATURE
Attachments: 1. 20428adopt.pdf
Related files: 20414

IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

 

Title

A RESOLUTION requesting the County Administration and Communications Department to report to the Legislature on a regular basis on certain topics relating to the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic

 

 

Intro

RESOLUTION NO. 20428, May 18, 2020

 

INTRODUCED BY Ronald E. Finley, County Legislator

 

 

Body

 WHEREAS, as part of the Legislature’s key oversight role, as described in Resolution 20414, dated April 20, 2020, the Legislature believes it is critical that the County Administration and Communications Department provide updates to the Legislature on a regular basis on certain important topics relating to the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic; and,

 

WHEREAS, the updates shall include information, as available, on the following topics:

1.                     The plan for future Jackson County testing sites and locations, and at what intervals;

2.                     The statistics on total number of people tested at each Jackson County site;

3.                     The statistics on total number of positive and negative Jackson County test results and any available recovery statistics;

4.                     The statistics on total number of COVID-19 cases in Jackson County and surrounding counties;

5.                     The statistics on total number of COVID-19 deaths in Jackson County and surrounding counties;

6.                     An ongoing identification of hot spots, if any, in Jackson County;

7.                     The progress on communications seeking unified testing and treatment policies between cities and Jackson County;

8.                     The number of test kits available and plans for procurement;

9.                     The statistics on hospital admissions, number of patients on ventilators, and virus levels in the general population;

10.                     The status of testing results in the Jackson County Detention Center and area nursing homes; and

11.                     Statistics on personal protective equipment (PPE), test supplies available, and plans for distribution;

 

now therefore,

 

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the Legislature hereby requests that the County Administration and Communications Department provide updates to the Legislature on a regular basis on the topics relating to the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic as set out in this Resolution.

 

 

Enacted and Approved

Effective Date: This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon its passage by a majority of the Legislature.

 

 

APPROVED AS TO FORM:

 

 

 

______________________________                           ________________________________

Chief Deputy County Counselor                      County Counselor

 

Certificate of Passage

 

                     I hereby certify that the attached resolution, Resolution No. 20428 of May 18, 2020, was duly passed on June 1, 2020 by the Jackson County Legislature. The votes thereon were as follows:

 

 

                     Yeas _______8__________                                          Nays ______0________

 

 

Abstaining _____0________                     Absent _____1_______

 

 

 

_________________________                     _____________________________

Date                     Mary Jo Spino, Clerk of Legislature