Purpose The Committee shall
advise the County Executive and County Council on matters regarding the defense of the indigent, and shall submit its observations of the public defender system to the Executive
and the County Council not less than annually.
2.09.090, ORD 98-061
Contact Person Whatcom County Executive´s Office,
Member Specifications One
Superior Court Judge, one District Court Judge, one appointee of
the Whatcom County Bar Association, one County Council member, and
one nonlawyer appointed by the County Executive.
Term Limit Bar Association
appointee and Executive appointee only
Term Length Two Years
Number of Members Five
Meetings Held Once annually