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File #: 2016-0109    Version: 1
Type: Motion Status: Passed
File created: 2/29/2016 In control: Government Accountability and Oversight Committee
On agenda: Final action: 3/21/2016
Enactment date: Enactment #: 14590
Title: A MOTION adopting the 2016 work plan for the government accountability and oversight committee.
Sponsors: Pete von Reichbauer
Indexes: Committees
Attachments: 1. Motion 14590.pdf, 2. A. Government Accountability and Oversight Committee - 2016 Work Program, 3. A. Government Accountability and Oversight Committee - 2016 Work Program, 4. 2016-0109_SR_GAO Work Plan for 2016.docx
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Clerk 02/09/2016
Title
A MOTION adopting the 2016 work plan for the government accountability and oversight committee.
Body
WHEREAS, the responsibilities of the government accountability and oversight committee for 2016 are detailed in Motion 14502 unless a motion is passed, and
WHEREAS, Motion 14502 charges the government accountability and oversight committee with considering and making policy recommendations relating to:
1. Improving the efficiency, cost effectiveness, and performance of all branches of county government (legislative, executive and judicial);
2. Enhancing oversight, accountability and transparency in King County government, the office of law enforcement oversight, the annual county audit program and federal, state or county audit reports, the administration of the Public Records Act, civil rights and compliance, capital projects oversight, strategic planning, performance measurement and performance management, management organizational structure and technology management; and
3. General government oversight, including customer service, worker safety, the department of assessments; elections; records and licensing; animal control; cable communications; the county fair; King County international airport; risk management; veterans; and executive services such as telecommunications, facilities management, purchasing and real property management, and
WHEREAS, in the areas within the committee's purview, the committee shall track state and federal legislative action and develop recommendations on policy direction for the biennial budget, and
WHEREAS, the committee has developed a work plan for 2016 to facilitate its review and development of policy options and recommendations on these and other issues, and
WHEREAS, the committee seeks full council support for its work plan;
NOW THEREFORE BE IT MOVED by the Council of King County:
The government accountability and oversight committee's 2016 work plan, Att...

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