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Board of Supervisors Meeting, August 5


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What:          Board of Supervisors Meeting

When:         Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at 9:00 a.m.

Where:        County Government Center, Board of Supervisors’ Chambers
                   70 W. Hedding Street, First Floor, San Jose

Who:           Board of Supervisors, County Executive Jeffrey V. Smith

Why:           Item of interest to the public. *item on consent

Item 9: Public Hearing - Moratorium on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
a) Public Hearing to consider Uncodified Interim Ordinance relating to extension of a temporary moratorium on the establishment of any medicinal marijuana dispensary within the unincorporated area of Santa Clara County and declaring the urgency thereof.
a) Report Regarding Measures to Alleviate Medical Marijuana Dispensary Urgency Ordinance b) Affidavit of Mailing. Notice of Public Hearing
b) Adopt Uncodified Interim Ordinance No. NS-300.879 relating to extending a temporary moratorium on the establishment of medicinal marijuana dispensaries in the unincorporated area of Santa Clara County and declaring the urgency thereof. (Urgency, Unanimous vote to waive reading, 4/5 Roll Call Vote to adopt)
 
Item 10:  Public Hearing - Medical Marijuana Zoning Ordinance
a) Public Hearing to consider adoption of Ordinance No. NS-1200.347 amending Appendix I, Zoning, of the Santa Clara County Ordinance Code, amending sections 2.10 and 2.40-1 relating to medicinal marijuana dispensaries. a) Affidavit of Mailing. Notice of Public Hearing
b) Adopt Ordinance No. NS-1200.347 amending Appendix I, Zoning, of the Santa Clara County Ordinance Code amending Sections 2.10 and 2.40-1 to eliminate Medicinal Marijuana Dispensaries as a non-residential use classification and eliminate Medicinal Marijuana Dispensaries as a permitted use in the commercial and industrial base districts. (Roll Call Vote)
 

Item: 11:  Under advisement from June 24, 2014 (Item No. 17): Adoption of Ordinance No. NS-300.878 amending Division B26 of the Santa Clara County Ordinance Code relating to prohibition of the establishment or operation of medicinal marijuana dispensaries in the unincorporated area of Santa Clara County.
• Action to Introduce and Preliminarily adopt on August 5, 2014; Roll Call Vote to waive reading, Roll Call Vote to adopt.
• Action for Final Adoption on August 26, 2014; Roll Call Vote to adopt.
 
Item 30:  Consider recommendations relating to unaccompanied immigrant minors. (Office of the County Executive) Possible action:
a. Accept report.
b. Authorize County staff to proceed with necessary efforts to implement a local "host family" program which will help with the current humanitarian crisis of unaccompanied immigrant minors, including:
i. More clearly define the service model in partnership with stakeholders.
ii. Obtain necessary Federal and State approvals, and financial commitments, for the program.
iii. Recruit "host families" with an effective communication plan and prepare them for placement.
iv. Determine logistics required to transport and place children in Santa Clara County.
v. In conjunction with the Office of Refugee Resettlement, develop an effective reunification program for the children;
vi. Develop performance metrics and a dashboard to demonstrate effectiveness of the program.
c. Authorize County Counsel to take actions necessary to help provide legal representation for these children.
d. Report progress to the Children, Seniors, and Families Committee on a regular schedule.
 
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Media Contact: Gwendolyn Mitchell/Laurel Anderson, Office of Public Affairs (408) 299-5119
Posted: August 5, 2014