The Children’s Health Advisory Council is established within the Department of Human Services. Council will meet at least twice per year, and may hold special meetings as deemed necessary.
The council will consist of 16 voting members appointed by the secretary. The council must be geographically balanced statewide, and will include:
The secretary shall serve as a chairperson of the council. The members of the council will annually elect, by a majority vote of the members, a vice chairperson from among the members of the council.
The presence of nine members will constitute a quorum for the transacting of any business. An act by a majority of the members present at a meeting where there is a quorum will be deemed to be that of the council.