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Healthy and Safe Communities

Last Updated: 07/14/2021

Enforce the law

Strategy: Enforce the law

Agency: 167 - Forensic Investigations Council

A001 - State Toxicology Lab Management and Crime Lab Management

The Forensic Investigations Council is composed of law enforcement personnel and pathologists. The Council reviews, recommends, and promotes improvements to the criminal justice and death investigation systems in Washington State. In conjunction with the University of Washington, the Council monitors the operations of the State Toxicology Laboratory and manages a State Forensic Pathology Fellowship Program. In addition, the Council reviews and monitors the budgets of the State Toxicology Laboratory and the Washington State Patrol Crime Laboratory, and appoints the State Toxicologist. (Death Investigations Account-State)

Account FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
02K - Death Investigations Account
State 347,000 345,000 692,000
FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
Other 347,000.0 345,000.0 692,000.0
Totals 347,000.0 345,000.0 692,000.0
Expected Results

To improve public safety and health, and preserve and enhance the quality of death investigations and criminal justice forensic services.