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Miranda Wecker, Chair
Bradley Smith, Ph.D., Vice Chair

 

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August 20, 2010 Agenda | Meeting Minutes | Audio Transcripts

MEETING MINUTES

FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION
MEETING via CONFERENCE CALL

August 20, 2010 - 8:30 a.m.
Olympia, Washington

ATTENDANCE:
Commission
Department
Miranda Wecker, Chair
Phil Anderson, Director
Ken Chew
Ann Larson, Legislative Liaison
Chuck Perry
Margaret Ainscough, Public Affairs
Connie Mahnken
Bruce Bjork, Chief, Enforcement Program
David Jennings
Mike Cenci, Enforcement Program
George Orr
 
Rollie Schmitten
Commission Staff:
Public: None
Susan Yeager, Exec. Assistant
Darline Bartlett, Admin. Assistant

Chair Wecker called the meeting to order at 8:34 a.m.

A.  2011 DEPARTMENT REQUEST LEGISLATION – DECISION:
Director Anderson and Ann Larson briefed the Commission on the 2011 Proposed agency request legislation. It was stated that this legislation piece is a work in progress and this is the framework that the Department is working with. Ms. Larson walked the Commissioners through each item.

Commissioner Chew moved, seconded by Commissioner Schmitten to approve the 2011 Department request legislation as proposed.
Motion carried unanimously.

B.  COMMISSION BUDGET POLICY – DISCUSSION:
Commissioner Schmitten asked for some clarification from the Department concerning the Commission Policy C-4001, Budget Reductions 2009-2011. Director Anderson stated that the Executive committee will be updating the budget policy document and presenting at the next meeting.

C.  GENERAL DISCUSSION:
Commissioners and Department staff discussed recent activities and items of interest, including:

  • Budget concerns
  • Temporary layoff days

Chair Wecker adjourned the meeting at 10:05 a.m.