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Local Records Committee
Local Records Committee (RCW 40.14.070)
Powers and Duties of the Local Records Committee (chapter 434-630 WAC)
(Left to Right)
Matt Kernutt - Attorney General's Representative (Vice-Chair)
Al Rose - State Auditor's Representative (Chair)
Steve Excell - State Archivist (Secretary)
Next Meeting - 11am October 7, 2020
Note: Agenda and meeting packet will be available approximately 3-4 weeks before the meeting.
The following records retention schedule is being considered for approval:
- Fire and Emergency Medical Records Retention Schedule v.2.0 - ( Summary of Changes )
Meeting Schedule - 2020
11am - February 5, 2020
11am - April 1, 2020 * CANCELED *
11am - June 3, 2020 * ONLINE *
11am - August 5, 2020 * ONLINE *
11am - October 7, 2020 * ONLINE *
11am - December 2, 2020
For the link to online meetings, please email:
These are open public meetings.
Minutes and Audio Recordings
Minutes and audio recordings from past meetings are available from Washington State Archives Digital Archives:
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