Suffolk County, NY
 
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Suffolk County Legislature 9-7-2016 by Res. No. 792-2016. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 1146-1 Establishment; membership.

The Tick Control Advisory Committee is hereby reestablished and shall consist of the following members:
A. 
A person knowledgeable in the area of tick control and tick-related illnesses, to be designated by the Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, who shall serve as the Chairperson;
B. 
The Director of the Division of Vector Control;
C. 
The County Executive, or his or her designee;
D. 
The Presiding Officer, or his or her designee;
E. 
The Chair of the Legislature’s Public Works Committee, or his or her designee;
F. 
The Chair of the Legislature’s Parks Committee, or his or her designee;
G. 
The Chair of the Legislature’s Health Committee, or his or her designee;
H. 
The Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Public Works or his or her designee;
I. 
The Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation, or his or her designee;
J. 
The Long Island Regional Director for the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, or his or her designee;
K. 
A representative of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Wildlife Division;
L. 
A representative of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Pesticide Division;
M. 
A representative of an environmental advocacy group, to be designated by the County Legislature;
N. 
A public health professional designated by the Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Health Services;
O. 
A representative of the East End Supervisors and Mayors Association;
P. 
A representative of the Cornell Cooperative Extension;
Q. 
The Director of the Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center at Southampton Hospital, or his or her designee; and
[Added 12-20-2016 by Res. No. 1180-2016]
R. 
A person who has worked in, or is familiar with, the field of veterinary science, to be selected by the County Legislature.
[Added 3-7-2017 by Res. No. 133-2017]

§ 1146-2 Meetings.

The Committee shall meet three to four times per year, keep a record of all of its proceedings, and determine the rules of its own proceedings, with special meetings to be called by the Chairperson upon his or her own initiative or upon receipt of a written request signed by at least six members of the Committee.

§ 1146-3 Compensation; term of service.

The members of said Committee shall serve without compensation and shall serve at the pleasure of their respective appointing authorities.

§ 1146-4 Quorum.

[Added 3-7-2017 by Res. No. 133-2017]
Ten members of the Committee shall constitute a quorum to transact business of the Committee at both regular and special meetings.

§ 1146-5 Clerical services and supplies.

Clerical services involving the month-to-month operation of this advisory committee, as well as supplies and postage as necessary, will be provided by the staff of the Suffolk County Legislature.