SB 609, as introduced, Stone. Communicable disease: prevention and control.
Existing law, the Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Act, imposes various functions and duties on the State Department of Public Health and local health officers with respect to the prevention and control of communicable diseases. The act provides that a health officer includes county, city, and district health officers, and city and district health boards, but not advisory health boards.
This bill would make a technical, nonsubstantive change to this provision.
Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no. State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
Section 120100 of the Health and Safety Code
2 is amended to read:
“Health officer,” as used in the Communicable Disease
4Prevention and Control Act
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5 includes county, city, and district health officers, and city and
6district health boards, but does not include advisory health boards.