Committee on Public Health & Human Services

Responsiblity

All matters relating to the public health, and the Air Pollution Control Board; the coordination of health programs and facilities with Federal and State governments. Promoting a healthy environment and the elimination of pollution.

All matters relating to the Department of Human Services and its departmental boards; the care and placing of dependent, mentally disabled, neglected, incorrigible and delinquent children and the mentally disabled, aged, infirm and destitute adults whose support ifs maintained out of the City Treasury or out of other funds which are administered by City Boards or Commissions; and matters relating to the City penal, reformatory and correctional institutions, homes for the indigent and other welfare institutions operated by the City. All matters relating to the rehabilitation and treatment of narcotic and drug addicts.

Chair

Marian B. Tasco

Vice Chair

Maria D. Quiñones-Sánchez

Members

Kenyatta Johnson
William K. Greenlee
Dennis O’Brien
Cindy Bass
Ed Neilson