Medical Freedom Resolution on Health Board Agenda
On April 4, 2023, the Board of Health (of Northwest Michigan) will discuss
an "Upholding Medical Freedom" resolution at the monthly meeting.
Commissioner Rich Ginop, also the chair of the Emmet County Board of Commissioners, will be offering background on the resolution. The agenda heading: "Discussion of BOH Resolution Regarding COVID-19 Counter Measures."
A portion of the resolution reads:
THEREFORE, in connection with all public or private gatherings, and public transportation, within the jurisdiction of this Health Department, and all employment relationships therein, the Health Department shall not impose, permit, or enforce Covid vaccine mandates, the mandated masking or testing of asymptomatic persons, April 2023 Board of Health Northwest Michigan Resolution Upholding Medical Freedom, p. 2 of 2 or any “vaccine passport” type of system; and no outdoor masking shall be imposed or enforced;
The meeting will be held at the Shirley Roloff Center, 13513 Division Ave in Charlevoix at 10:00 am. It's open to the public.