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1. Why do I need to license my dog?
2. I received a notice to license my dog, but he already has one. Why did I get this?
3. Does my dog get any special benefits by being licensed?

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1. Is there a charge to turn in a pet that I have found?
2. I found an injured dog/cat. What can I do?

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1. I lost my pet. Do you have him?
2. How long does MCACC keep stray dogs or cats?
3. What happens if the dog or cat is not claimed?

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1. I saw a pet on TV. How do I adopt him?
2. I'm looking for a particular breed, can you tell me if you have any at your shelter?
3. I adopted an animal at your shelter and he is now sick. What can I do?

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1. What can I do about my neighbor's barking dog?
2. My neighbor is not taking care of his pets and I think he is abusing them. Can you help?
3. What can I do about a dead animal on the road?

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1. Is the east shelter definitely closing?
2. When would it close?
3. Will the Rio Salado shelter stay open until the expansion of the central shelter is complete?
4. What will happen to the east building?
5. How much will the new, expanded central shelter cost?
6. How does this project fit with the county’s promise to be fiscally responsible?
7. Why now?
8. What else is being considered to address concerns about combining two shelters?
9. How will a consolidated shelter impact the mission of trying to save animal lives?
10. What about lost pets?
11. How will staff be impacted by the change?
12. Why can’t you expand the east shelter instead?
13. How can you be sure there will be enough space for animals at one shelter?

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1. Will I receive the certified copies of my birth certificate the same day I apply?
2. I ordered my birth certificate, why am I receiving a certified copy?
3. How do I request a correction to an Arizona birth certificate prior to 1997?
4. Why does our old address still appear on my Arizona birth certificate?
5. How long does it take after a child is born at a hospital for the birth certificate to be available?
6. How long does it take after a child is born at home or outside of a hospital for the birth certificate to be available?
7. Why haven’t I received a certified copy of my child’s birth certificate in the mail?
8. Is there a fee for the 1st certified copy of an Arizona birth certificate?
9. Is there a fee associated with obtaining a copy of my child’s birth certificate?
10. How do I obtain an Apostille for a birth certificate?
11. How can I correct information on an Arizona birth certificate?
12. How can I add the father’s information onto an Arizona birth certificate?
13. What do we need certified copies for?
14. Where do I find your offices?
15. Need your birth certificate from a different state?

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1. How should I talk to my employees about the tobacco-free policy?
2. I supervise several employees who smoke. How will they manage under the tobacco-free policy?
3. How should I respond if an employee expresses interest in quitting smoking or other tobacco use?
4. What if my employees do not abide by the tobacco-free policy?

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1. What are the health risks presented by the landfill water?
2. When did Maricopa County first learn of the contamination?
3. How was it determined that the landfill was/is the source for the contamination?
4. Who is liable for any monitoring or clean up?
5. Are there test wells surrounding the landfill?
6. Is the contaminated water used for consumer drinking by DVR residents or any other Phoenix area residents?
7. If it is not potable (drinkable) water, what is the water used for?
8. What work are we doing and why is it important to do it now?
9. Is Maricopa County committed to remediate the problem once the extent of the plume is identified?
10. Based on what is currently known about the contaminated water, what are the typical corrective actions? Would corrective action be taken on the landfill? If so, what might be done?

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1. What is lead poisoning?
2. What are the health effects of lead poisoning in children?
3. What are the symptoms of lead poisoning?
4. What are the main sources of lead?
5. How can lead poisoning be prevented?

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1. Why is animal waste in kennels at East?
2. Why does it seem chilly when visiting the kennel areas at West shelter?
3. Are the free Rabies vaccination clinics advertised?
4. What laws give MCACC its authority?
5. Why is it hard to believe what is on social media?
6. Why doesn’t MCACC issue free identification tags for all animals when adopted or released to their owners?
7. Why does MCACC charge $8 for a cardboard carrier?
8. Why hasn’t MCACC adopted the No Kill equation?
9. Does MCACC sign every behavior note in their system?
10. Why are animals being euthanized when there are empty kennels early in the day?
11. Why aren’t rescues forced to take the mothers of infant animals when they take the infants?
12. Are dogs exposed to diseases when placed in bins for transport to the kennels?
13. Why are photographs of animals missing when viewing the MCACC website map, Twitter, and Petharbor.com?
14. Why are there long waits when you call the MCACC general number even when the phone response says there is a one minute wait?
15. Why do dogs lose weight in the shelter? What is being done to correct this?
16. Who is the County enforcement agent concerning dogs?
17. When was the last time the County ordinance pertaining to dogs was updated?
18. Why do you send out the Pre-Euthanasia List early in the day?
19. How are the task force recommendations being managed?

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1. What is Cobra Continuation Coverage?
2. If you’re an employee, you’ll become a qualified beneficiary if you will lose your coverage under the Plan because of what qualifying events?
3. If you’re the spouse of an employee, you’ll become a qualified beneficiary if you lose your coverage under the Plan because of what qualifying events?
4. Your dependent children will become qualified beneficiaries if they lose coverage under the Plan because of the what qualifying events?
5. When is Cobra Continuation Coverage available?
6. Are there other coverage options besides COBRA continuation coverage?
7. How is Cobra Continuation Coverage Provided?

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1. Are these alerts the same as the Amber Alerts and Weather Alerts we are already receiving?
2. How will CENS appear on Caller ID?
3. How does the system work with answering machines or voice mail?
4. How does CENS handle non-English speaking and Deaf communities?
5. Should I call 911 if I need more information?
6. What if the phone is busy when the system calls?
7. What happens if a resident moves or a new phone is installed?
8. What will the CENS call tell me?
9. Who will use CENS?
10. Will CENS work with cell phones and VoIP phones?

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1. What do Community Health Workers do?
2. What are the goals of the Community Health Worker Internship Program?
3. What are the requirements to become a Community Health Worker (CHW)?

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1. Where can I apply for a position?
2. Where can I submit an application?
3. What kind of benefits does Maricopa County offer?
4. Can I view the status of my application after it has been submitted?
5. Will I receive an email notification at the conclusion of the application review process?
6. How will I receive notices from Maricopa County regarding my application?
7. My contact information has changed. How do I update my contact information for an application(s) that has already been submitted?
8. Can I view and/or print a copy of a previously submitted application?
9. Can I view and/or print a copy of a previous job posting that I applied for?
10. Can I save my application as a work in progress?
11. What positions are commonly recruited?
12. I'd like to become a registered contractor or vendor for Correctional Health Services (CHS). What do I do?
13. What if I am an external business and would like to obtain a contract with Maricopa County?

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1. What is an Improvement District?
2. How do I go about getting one organized?
3. How do I pay for the improvements?
4. How can I discontinue a Maintenance Improvement District?
5. Who can I talk to for more information?
6. I don't want to have my road paved but I would like to have my road maintained.
7. How often is the road graded?
8. What if I can't make the payments?
9. Are there other funding sources available to help with neighborhood improvements?
10. How can I find out if my property is located in an Active or Proposed district?

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1. What is the charge to a funeral home for requests for correction made by the facility staff?
2. The Informant or eligible family member has identified an error after the record has been submitted for registration. Can I make the correction?
3. I submitted a funeral correction, but it was rejected. Why?
4. The Informant is not available to sign the worksheet. Can another family member sign on the Informant’s behalf?
5. Can the funeral director on the record sign the correction letter?
6. A family member or Informant has called our funeral establishment indicating that the cause of death is wrong. How can they make the correction?
7. A family member or Informant called our funeral establishment requesting to make a change on the certificate. However, we identified it is not a funeral home error. What do we do?
8. Can we make changes to the Informant field?
9. Can the free copies be issued again after a correction has been made?
10. The death occurred in a different county other than Maricopa, do I forward the correction request to your office?
11. May I still submit a correction request after one (1) year?

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1. What do we need certified copies for?
2. Who may apply for copies of Arizona death certificates?
3. Where do I find your offices?
4. Need a certified copy of a death certificate from a different state?
5. How long does it take after a person passes away for the death certificate to be available?
6. I thought I was able to receive 2 “free” copies of the death certificate?
7. Will I receive the certified copies of an Arizona death certificate the same day I apply?
8. How can I correct information on an Arizona death or fetal death certificate?

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1. What are dental sealants?
2. How are sealants placed on the back teeth?
3. How does this program work?

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1. What is an appeal?
2. What happens if you appeal?
3. How does an appeal work?
4. When can you appeal?
5. Who decides if you will appeal?

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1. What are the admission requirements?
2. What are the applicant responsibilities involved in the application process?
3. What are the selection criteria?
4. What are the dates for computer matching for the Full-Time Track Dietetic Internship?
5. What types of supervised practice experiences are offered by the Full-Time Internship Track?
6. What is the program schedule?
7. What does the program cost?
8. What are entrance requirements for matched applicants?

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1. What are the admission requirements?
2. What are the applicant's responsibilities involved in the application process?
3. What are the selection criteria?
4. What is the timeline for applying to the AZ WIC Track Dietetic Internship?
5. What types of supervised practice experiences are offered by the AZ WIC Internship Track?
6. What is the program schedule?
7. What does the program cost?
8. What are entrance requirements for matched applicants?

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1. What nutrition services are provided to the residents of Maricopa County?
2. What are the requirements to become a Registered Dietitian (RD) / Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)?
3. What are the mission and goals of the Maricopa County Dietetic Internship with Public Health Emphasis?
4. What are the student learning outcomes for the program?
5. What is the current first time pass rate for the registration examination for dietitians?
6. Who has accredited Maricopa County's dietetic internship?
7. What are the graduation requirements?
8. Where are the practice sites?

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1. Where do I get a Disinterment Reinternment form?
2. What signatures are required for a complete Disinterment/Reinternment permit request?
3. Do I need any supporting documentation?
4. Where do I submit this permit?
5. What is the fax number to the Maricopa Office of Vital Registration to fax a permit request?

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1. How do I apply for a Disposition Transit / VSIMS permit?
2. I created a duplicate permit, how do I delete it?
3. The permit I created has wrong data on it, should I delete this one and create a new permit?
4. My permit was rejected, why?
5. What is the cut off time to have a permit approved by the Office of the Medical Examiner?

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1. What can I use to help me develop a standard operating procedures plan for my establishment?
2. What is Active Managerial Control for food safety?
3. What is the incentive to be part of the Maricopa County Cutting Edge Program?
4. I already have a food safety management system in place in my corporation. How can I assure that it meets your standards?
5. Will my verification inspection be posted?
6. Who do I contact if I have questions about enrolling in the program?

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1. How often does the family support staff meet with families?
2. What can I expect from my Family Support Staff
3. What can take place during a visit or the monthly phone call?
4. What if I need additional resources?
5. What is Family Service Support (FSS) and who are the Family Service Support staff?
6. What is the Family Partnership Agreement?
7. Why all the questions?
8. Why does Head Start have family support staff?
9. Why would I want to set goals?

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1. What do we need certified copies for?
2. Where do I find your offices?
3. How do I make a correction to a Fetal Death Certificate?

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1. When should a Funeral Home request a Disposition Transit Permit in the Electronic Fetal Death System?
2. How do I apply for an EFDRS Permit?
3. When is a Unlinked Fetal Loss Permit created?
4. How do I select Cremation as the method of disposition on the Unlinked Fetal Loss Permit?
5. The permit I created has wrong data on it, should I delete this one and create a new one?

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1. What constitutes a "complete, acceptable” worksheet?
2. Who may be an Informant?
3. Is there a separate worksheet to be completed for Fetal Deaths?

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1. What is a Criminal Restitution Order (CRO)?
2. What is a Restitution Lien?
3. Where can I find a copy of the CRO?
4. How are CROs enforced?
5. What is the purpose of the Maricopa County Department of Finance County Collections Unit (CCU)?
6. Do you report to the credit bureaus?
7. Why does the balance on the letter I received se em higher than what I thought I owed?
8. How is the interest calculated?
9. How can I contact CCU about my CRO?
10. Can I set up a payment plan?
11. What forms of payment do you accept?
12. Where can I make a payment?
13. What if I made an overpayment?
14. What if I can’t make a payment?
15. Why did the CCU take my Arizona State Tax Refund?
16. Once I pay the CRO in full, what happens?
17. Where can I obtain a copy of my payment history?
18. What if I don’t agree with the balance or I think there are missing payments?
19. Can I negotiate or settle my debt for less than what is owed?
20. As a victim, how can I update my address with the Court?
21. How do I file a motion with the Court?
22. How do I get my rights restored or get my undesignated felony reduced to a misdemeanor?
23. What if I have a CRO and my case is Joint and Severally Liable?
24. I have already sold my vehicle and I can’t transfer my title to the buyer.
25. Page 4 of 4 I bought a vehicle and MVD will not let me transfer the title into my name.
26. What options do I have as either the buyer or the seller?
27. How long does it take for the hold to be released once the debt is paid in full?
28. How can I protect myself from buying a vehicle that has a lien on it?

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1. Why do I pay for flood insurance?
2. Who do I call to purchase flood insurance?
3. Why do I need to purchase flood insurance if my property/residence is located within a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Zone X?
4. I am in Zone X and I was told I couldn’t get flood insurance?
5. Where can I find the definitions of all of the flood zones?

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1. What jurisdictions does the District perform floodplain management and regulation duties for?
2. How do I get my property out of a floodplain?
3. How do I get a copy of an Elevation Certificate?
4. Who do I call to get an Elevation Certificate?
5. How much does it cost to get an Elevation Certificate?
6. Why doesn’t the county provide Elevation Certificates at no cost to the customer?
7. Is my property in a Floodplain?

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1. What is the Flood Control District?
2. How is the District funded?
3. What jurisdictions does the District perform floodplain management and regulation duties for?
4. How can I find out who is responsible for flood control in my community?
5. Do you keep a record of past news releases on your website?

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1. How much does a permit cost?
2. Can I pay my permit fees online?
3. Why do I need the District’s permission to build or grade on my property?
4. How can I keep my neighbor from making changes on their property that will eventually cause problems on my property?
5. Can I get a permit to drain my pools into a District canal?
6. Am I able to obtain a permit to ride off-road vehicles on District property?
7. What type of permit do I need?

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1. How can I be put on the contracts list to be able to bid on a project?
2. Where can I find information about District projects that have been surveyed?
3. How do I get a flood control project built in my area?
4. A study was done in my area but there has not been any construction. When will the construction begin?
5. How do you decide which area to study for flooding issues?
6. Where can I find information about current and future flood control projects?

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1. Who is responsible for maintaining the drainage channel / basin in my neighborhood?
2. Who maintains vegetation on Flood Control property and how often do they clear out the vegetation?
3. How can I find out what property the District owns throughout the county?
4. How can I find out where the District has easements throughout the county?
5. How can I find out if a District parcel has a recreational use easement?
6. Does the District allow use of their property for a one-time event?
7. Who should I contact to have repairs and/or graffiti addressed on District property?

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1. What is an ALERT Station?
2. Is there additional rainfall, streamflow and weather data besides what is shown in the Rainfall and Weather section of this website?
3. Why do most of the rain gages appear to read in increments of 0.04 inches?
4. Why are there more rain gages in some areas of the County than in others?
5. Why do some wind speed sensors appear to read so low?
6. What is a "water-year"?

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1. Where can I find rainfall, structure storage and streamflow reports?
2. Where can I report flooding that I see in my area?
3. Where can I get sandbags to avoid flooding when we are to expect a storm or during a storm?
4. Flooding is causing damage to my property. Who should I contact to inspect the damage?

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1. Where do I refer customers for whom we are not permitted to apply on their behalf?
2. I thought I was able to receive 2 “free” copies of the death certificate?
3. How long does it take after a person passes away for the death certificate to be available?
4. Will I receive the certified copies of an Arizona death certificate the same day I apply?

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1. How do I apply for a permit to bring remains into Arizona to be cremated or buried?
2. What is the fax number to Maricopa OVR to fax an out of state permit request?

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1. What is HIV?
2. How is HIV transmitted?
3. How can HIV be prevented?
4. Who is at risk for HIV?
5. How do I know if I am infected?
6. If I think I have been exposed to HIV, how soon can I get tested?
7. What if I'm positive?
8. What if I'm negative?
9. If I test HIV negative, does that mean that my partner is HIV negative also?
10. What if I was exposed to HIV within the last 72 hours?
11. How do I prove to my partner that I am HIV negative?
12. If somebody did not tell me that they have HIV can they be arrested?
13. Is there a website or database where I can look up my partner to see if they are HIV+?
14. I did not get tested at the Health Department, why are you trying to contact me?
15. I am HIV+ but don’t have insurance. Is there any help for me?
16. I am HIV+ but don’t want to tell my partner. What can I do?
17. If I’m HIV+ and my partner is too, why do we still need to use condoms?
18. People who have HIV look sick, so can’t you tell if somebody has it just by looking at them?
19. I was just told that I have HIV but I feel healthy. Why do I need to see a doctor now, can’t I wait?
20. I know I’m not at risk for HIV so I don’t need to get tested, right?
21. I don’t want to get tested because my insurance will kick me off.

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1. What happens if the child’s birth is not registered after 1 year of their birth?

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1. When should I receive an Human Remains Release Form (HRRF)?
2. Whose responsibility is it to ensure the form is filled out completely?
3. What if the Human Remains Release Form (HRRF) is missing information?
4. What is the procedure, once the FH has the completed Human Remains Release Form (HRRF)?

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1. Can I visit my child's class?
2. Can I volunteer in the classroom?
3. Can we bring the younger siblings to the classroom while I volunteer in my child classroom?
4. Does Head Start accept children with disabilities or special needs?
5. Does my child have to be potty trained?
6. Do you play with kids outside in the summer?
7. How can I enroll my child in Head Start?
8. How do you discipline?
9. How many teaching staff are in a classroom?
10. How old does my child have to be to get into Head Start?
11. How will my child (ren) learn to get along with other children when in the home-based program?
12. I am a guardian of a child or foster parent. Can they attend Head Start?
13. If my child is not selected at the beginning of the school year, does that mean they will not be selected for that school year?
14. If the child's biological parents are not in the household, what types of documents are required to enroll her/him in the Head Start program?
15. I just moved to this state. Will someone help me connect to services available to my family?
16. Is my child eligible for Head Start or Early Head Start?
17. Is my child going to learn to read in Head Start?
18. I've already applied, what next?
19. I've completed the enrollment packet when does my child start?
20. I've met with a FSS, when do I enroll my child?
21. My child has a food allergy how does Maricopa County handle this?
22. My child has medication that he needs every day… Can I give it to the teacher to give it to him?
23. What are the Family Income Guidelines?
24. What are the hours of the Early Head Start Program?
25. What are the hours of the Head Start Program?
26. What are the income requirements? How do I know if my family qualifies?
27. What do you do on a home visit?
28. What do you do on a visit for an expectant mother?
29. What happens if I get stuck in traffic or am late picking up my child?
30. What if my child gets hurt while at Head Start?
31. What if my child gets sick while in school?
32. What if my child has a special diet or my child is a picky eater?
33. What if my child still has potty accidents?
34. What if my income is higher than the poverty guidelines?
35. What if we do not qualify?
36. What is the definition of a "family” or "household"?
37. What is the definition of income?
38. What kind of services does your program provide?
39. What kinds of food do you provide my child?
40. What materials/supplies does my child need to attend Head Start? Does my child need to bring his/her own lunch/snack?
41. When and how will I know my child has been selected?
42. When does school start and end?
43. Where is the nearest Head Start classroom to my home?
44. Why does Head Start/Early Head Start require my child to have a dental and physical?
45. Why does it look like they are just playing when I go to visit?
46. Why does my child need a physical and dental to start?
47. Why does my child's teacher need to visit my home and what are they looking for?
48. Why do I see busses in my neighborhood and I have to drive my child?
49. Will I need to turn in another application if my child is on the waitlist?

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1. What is the Maricopa County Home Improvement Program (MCHIP)?
2. What can MCHIP assistance cover?
3. How do I qualify for MCHIP?
4. What documentation is required to apply for MCHIP?
5. Where do I start?

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1. Is it okay for my baby to have so many shots at once?
2. Haven't we gotten rid of most of these diseases in this country?
3. I heard that some vaccines can cause autism. Is this true?
4. Why does my child need a chickenpox shot? Isn't it a mild disease?
5. My child is sick right now. Is it okay for her to still get shots?
6. How can I find out if thimerosal is in a vaccine?
7. I lost my child's immunization record. Can I get a copy of my child's shot record at Maricopa County?

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1. ¿En dónde se encuentra la Clínica de ETS?
2. ¿Puedo sacar cita?
3. ¿Quedará toda mi información confidencial?
4. ¿A dónde me dirijo cuando llegue al edificio?
5. ¿Cuánto cuesta hacerse las pruebas y atenderse de ETS?
6. ¿Por qué me dan un boleto con un número?
7. ¿Por qué no llaman los números en orden?
8. ¿Qué sucederá durante mi visita a la clínica?
9. ¿Qué tal si me diagnosticaran una ETS?
10. ¿Cuánto tendré que esperar para que me hagan pruebas?
11. ¿Cuáles son las horas y los días más concurridos en la clínica?
12. No tengo tiempo para esperar. ¿Me queda alguna otra opción?
13. ¿Qué pruebas puedo hacerme?
14. ¿Qué tal si me hiciera una prueba y no tuviera una ETS, pero tuviera otro problema médico?
15. ¿Cómo consigo los resultados de mis pruebas de ETS y VIH?
16. ¿Qué tal si quisiera copia de los resultados de las pruebas de ETS?
17. ¿Qué tal si perdiera mi medicamento?
18. ¿Puedo traer a los niños?

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1. How long does the Medical Certifier have to complete the medical certification of cause of death?
2. VSIMS is indicating that the Remote Attestation (RA) has been received by the Maricopa Office of Vital Records but the cause of death has not been entered into the Decedent’s VSIMS record. Why?
3. A family I am serving is requesting a rush disposition. What do I do to ensure that the cause of death and permit are received on time?

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1. Why was my area selected for an audit?
2. How often do you audit an area?
3. Why is an area considered high risk?
4. Who audits the auditor?
5. What does scope mean?
6. What is an audit finding?
7. What is an action plan?
8. What is audit follow-up?
9. What is a performance audit?
10. Who receives audit reports?
11. To whom does the County Auditor report?
12. What is the difference between the Auditor General and Internal Audit?

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1. What is an appeal?
2. What happens if you appeal?
3. How does an appeal work?
4. When can you appeal?
5. Who decides if you will appeal?

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1. Why would an attorney request a mental competency hearing?
2. Why does it matter whether I am competent or not?
3. What happens if the court orders a mental competency exam?
4. How do I know when to meet with the doctors?
5. What happens after I see the doctors?
6. What is restoration?
7. If the juvenile is found competent, then what?

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1. ¿Qué es la influenza o gripe?
2. ¿Cuales son los síntomas de la flu?
3. ¿Cuando es la temporada de la flu o influenza en el condado Maricopa?
4. ¿Cómo se propaga la influenza?
5. ¿Si tuve la flu el año pasado, tendré inmunidad este año contra la enfermedad?
6. ¿Existen complicaciones por la flu o influenza?
7. ¿Cómo se que tengo la influenza?
8. ¿Qué tan rápido se enferma una persona tras haber sido expuesta a la flu?
9. ¿Por cuanto tiempo una persona corre el riesgo de contagiar a otras?

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1. How do I help keep Maricopa County beautiful?
2. Who do I contact to obtain maps and general information?
3. Who do I contact about media information?
4. How do I receive a copy of MCDOT records?
5. How can I report an abandoned vehicle?
6. Where do I go to get a new drivers license and to register my vehicle?
7. Where can I go to have my vehicles emissions tested?
8. Who do I report a mosquito problem to?
9. Where can I find road work and project information?
10. Where can I find Right of Way permits?

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1. My plans were reviewed and approved by MCDOT. How long is the approval valid?
2. I will be working on utilities or other facilities owned by another entity or jurisdiction? Does that entity need to review my plans?
3. Do I need to contact the Maricopa County Environmental Services Department (MCESD) if I intend to work on a water or sewer line?
4. I received my permit, when can I begin work?
5. My work is completed. Do I need to let MCDOT know?
6. How are permit fees determined?
7. Why must I pay a permit fee?
8. My permit expired but I still have work to do. How do I renew my permit?
9. I need to cancel my permit. Can I get a refund?
10. Are performance or surety bonds required for all MCDOT Right of Way permits?
11. I only need temporary Right of Way access. Do I still need a performance or surety bond?
12. My project is complete. How long will it take for my performance or surety bond to be returned?

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1. I am a new vendor in Maricopa where do I register?
2. I wish to compete for work where can I register?
3. Where can I find projects and contracts open to submit a bid?

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1. What records are in the Plat Index?
2. I can access the plat but it is unreadable.
3. When I click on the "Plat Name" it displays the following error "The page cannot be found".
4. When did the Plat index go online?
5. I have or know of a lot of survey plats that cover land in Maricopa County which are not recorded, I would like to get them indexed, what should I do?
6. I would like to volunteer my time to help index plats, who do I contact? How does it work? Are there specified times?
7. Why are the following fields often blank?
8. When did the database start linking the Amended Surveys and/or Certification of Corrections to the original survey?
9. Are there some recorded plats not in the database? If so, which ones?
10. I can not find my question in this list.

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1. Who do I report roadway maintenance requests to?
2. How do I report a street light issue?
3. How can I view road closures online?
4. Do you post road closures on social media?
5. Where can I find state and highway road closures?
6. Where can I view traffic count data?

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1. When Can You Join A Medicare Drug Plan?
2. What Happens To Your Current Coverage If You Decide To Join A Medicare Drug Plan?
3. When Will You Pay A Higher Premium (Penalty) To Join A Medicare Drug Plan?

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1. How do I request a Non-Contagious Disease letter?
2. How long will it take for the Non-Contagious Disease letter to be completed?
3. Where can I pick up my Non-Contagious Disease letter?

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1. What type of deaths fall under the legal authority of the Medical Examiner’s Office?
2. Why is the death being investigated?
3. How are bodies transported for examination, and where?
4. What comprises an 'examination' and when is it performed?
5. What if I do not want an autopsy of my family member?
6. Can I request an autopsy of my family member?
7. Is an open casket viewing possible after an autopsy has been completed?
8. How is the time of death determined?
9. What is toxicology testing?
10. Do I have to identify my family member at the Office of the Medical Examiner?
11. What is Abby's Law and what does it provide to family members of the deceased?
12. Can I request a viewing of my family member?
13. What is involved in the Release of Remains process?
14. How do I receive personal effects?
15. If I cannot select a funeral home or mortuary will the Office of the Medical Examiner provide one?
16. How long does it take to get a copy of the Medical Examiner Reports?
17. How do I obtain a copy of the Medical Examiner Report?
18. How do I obtain a copy of the Death Certificate?

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1. How do Onsite Wastewater Treatment Facilities (OSWTFs) work?
2. Why do Onsite Wastewater Treatment Facilities fail?
3. What items should not be put down the drain?
4. Do Onsite Wastewater Treatment Facilities (OSWTFs) cause health or water quality problems?
5. Can I apply for a permit to drill a well at the same time I apply for the Onsite Wastewater Treatment Facilities (OSWTF) permit?
6. My neighbor’s OSWTF is located on my property. What do I do?
7. What is an alternative system?
8. What are the different types of alternative systems allowed in Maricopa County?
9. Do I have to hire an engineer to design my system and draft my plans?
10. Can I make changes after I have submitted the NOID packet?
11. Can I make changes to an approved plan?
12. Can I request a partial construction inspection?
13. What type of rock should I use in the trenches, beds, or pits?
14. What are the requirements for installing a septic tank?
15. What are the requirements for installing the distribution box?
16. What are the requirements for installing the disposal field?
17. My system is failing. What do I do?
18. Can I use the existing septic system for my new house?
19. When can you release my building permit?

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1. How would I know if there was an emergency at Palo Verde?
2. What do I do if I hear the sirens?
3. I need assistance during an evacuation; what do I do?
4. What happens to my pets during an evacuation?
5. My child goes to school near Palo Verde, where can I pick them up in an emergency?
6. Where can I find more information about how the Palo Verde station works?
7. Where can I learn more about nuclear insurance?
8. Can a nuclear plant explode like a nuclear bomb?

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1. What strategies will be used in the CHIP?
2. What are "social determinants"?
3. How will progress in the CHIP be measured?
4. Who is overseeing this process?
5. How is the plan structured?

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1. What is the 2012-2017 Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP)?
2. How were the health priorities for Maricopa County identified?
3. What are the health priorities being addressed in the CHIP?
4. What happens after the five-year period?
5. Why does the health department need a Community Health Improvement Plan?

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1. How can my organization benefit by participating in the Health Improvement Partnership of Maricopa County / Community Health Improvement Plan?
2. My organization is working on some of the same health priorities that are in the Community Health Improvement Plan. How can we become involved?
3. How do I stay informed about the CHIP and HIPMC activities?

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1. What is the Health Improvement Partnership of Maricopa County (HIPMC)?
2. Sometimes I hear the CHIP workgroups referred to as "clouds." Why?
3. How does a community organization select what "cloud" to participate in?
4. What role does the Maricopa County Department of Public Health play in the CHIP?

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1. My property is zoned agricultural. I don't need permits, do I?
2. Once I have received an exemption certificate, do I need permits in order build?
3. My property is used for agriculture, is it exempt?
4. How do I apply?
5. What qualifies my property for an agricultural exemption?
6. What is an agricultural exemption?

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1. What is the definition of a church?
2. When/where is a church allowed?
3. When is a church school allowed?

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1. What is a Compliance Inspection?
2. When do I need a Compliance Inspection?
3. Why do I need a Compliance Inspection?
4. How do I obtain a Compliance Inspection?

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1. Am I in a floodplain?
2. Do I need a site inspection?
3. Do I need an engineer to prepare my plans?
4. How do I get drainage clearance?
5. How do I report a violation of the drainage regulations?
6. How far away from the wash does my house need to be?
7. What needs to be shown on the site plans?
8. When do I call for a final inspection?
9. When do I call for a stem inspection?

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1. Are group homes allowed in County Jurisdiction?
2. How do I start a group home for no more than 10 residents?
3. The Arizona State Health Department requires that forms be signed by the zoning and building officials in order to get my license. How do I get them signed?
4. What if I want to provide care for troubled teens, recovering drug addicts, alcoholics, or just provide day care?
5. Is an inspection required for group homes?

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1. Where/when can a business be operated from a residence?
2. What determines if the activity occurring is a business?

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1. What does legal nonconforming mean?
2. This building is over 30 years old, is it legal nonconforming?
3. What is a legal nonconforming use?
4. How do you determine if a use is legal non-conforming?
5. What do I need to do to establish a legal nonconforming use or circumstance?

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1. Where can I place a manufactured home?
2. What is the procedure for developing a mobile home park?
3. Where can I put my manufactured home?
4. How do I contact the State Office that regulates mobile and manufactured homes?
5. What is the procedure to have electricity turned on?

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1. How does the Online permitting process work?
2. What is the Fast Track Program?
3. Where do I obtain a Building Permit or submit my plans?

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1. What is a Plan of Development (POD)?
2. What is the difference between a Plan of Development (POD) and site plan submitted for a building permit?
3. When is a Plan of Development (POD) required?
4. Do I need a Plan of Development (POD) if I’m expanding a site that is already developed?
5. What is the Plan of Development (POD) process and how long is it?
6. May I process a Plan of Development (POD) with my Zone Change request?
7. How do I amend an approved Plan of Development (POD)?
8. Does a Plan of Development (POD) expire?
9. Is a pre-application meeting required for a Plan of Development (POD)?

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1. How do I learn the history of this property?
2. How do I conduct research on the history of this property?

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1. How can I tell if my property has hillside on it?
2. My neighbor has erected several structures without a permit - what should I do?
3. How do I find out about the easements located on or near my property?
4. My neighbor’s fence seems to be across the property line, as well as the chickens, horse, etc. is looking over the fence at me; the smell, etc. is bothering me, what are you going to do about it?
5. Do I need a permit for a fence or to increase the height of the fence and I want to put up a fence to block my neighbor from using the easement, do I need a permit?
6. My neighbor is blocking my easement, what are you going to do about it/what can I do about it?
7. I want to split my property and need to know how to do this?
8. Who provides electrical, sewer, water service to my property?
9. Should I buy this property?

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1. What is the definition of an accessory building?
2. What determines if a building is an accessory?
3. Where should an accessory building be located on a property?
4. How do I get electricity during construction of my home/business?

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1. How do I get electricity during construction of my home/business?
2. What is the procedure to have electricity turned on?

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1. Why do I need a Temporary Use Permit?
2. What uses typically require a Temporary Use Permit?
3. Can a property have temporary housing?
4. My parents are ill and need my care. Can I place another residence on my property until their condition changes?
5. Is a Temporary Use Permit necessary for a weekend or a seasonal event?

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1. Will the Board of Adjustment consider my building request?
2. What are my chances of getting my request approved?
3. How long does it take for a case to be heard?
4. Do I have to have a pre-application meeting?
5. Whom do I contact for the pre-application meeting?
6. Is there a fee for a variance pre-application meeting?
7. What types of cases are heard by the Board?

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1. I own the property, so why can’t I build what I want and where I want it?
2. I don’t see why I have to do anything about an existing structure, since it was on the property when I purchased the site.
3. There is a violation on my property. Does it continue while I have applied for a variance?

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1. ¿Qué es el sarampión?
2. ¿Cómo se transmite el sarampión?
3. ¿Cuáles son los síntomas del sarampión?
4. Si yo tengo sarampión, ¿cuándo voy a empezar a tener síntomas?
5. Si yo tengo sarampión, ¿por cuánto tiempo puedo contagiar a otras personas?
6. ¿Es immune una persona que tuvo sarampión en el pasado?
7. ¿Cómo se diagnostica el sarampión?
8. ¿Existe tratamiento para la enfermedad?
9. ¿Qué debo hacer si fui expuesta al sarampión y estoy embarazada?
10. Mi médico me acaba de diagnosticar con sarampión, ¿qué debo hacer?
11. ¿Cómo puedo prevenir el sarampión?
12. ¿Cómo puedo saber si soy inmune al sarampión?
13. ¿Debo ponerme hoy la vacuna contra el sarampión?
14. ¿La vacuna contra el sarampión es efectiva?
15. ¿Dónde puedo obtener información sobre el sarampión o la vacuna MMR?

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1. Why do I have to register in two places?
2. Where can I find my Bidsync payee ID number?
3. Do I need a Tax Identification Number to register or may I use my Social Security number?
4. What is the importance of the NIGP Codes and can I change my NIGP Codes after I register?
5. What if my information changes?
6. Do local vendors get preference for the County? (Small, Minority, Women-Owned, etc.)
7. Does the County buy what I sell? How do I find out?
8. How can I find out what goods or services are currently being solicited by Maricopa County government?
9. How do I get added to an existing contract?
10. How do I find out which buyer I should contact?
11. Does Maricopa County always award to the lowest bidder?
12. How do you solicit goods and services?
13. What types of contracts do you use?
14. Who can use County contracts?
15. Can I bid on other agency’s solicitations I find in BidSync?
16. How do I get on your bid list?
17. How do I submit a bid or proposal?
18. Are solicitation openings public?
19. What if I make a mistake?
20. How do I know who won the contract?
21. Do you always issue an award?
22. I submitted a response to a solicitation but wasn't successful. How can I see what the other respondents submitted?
23. How can I see a current contract online?
24. I just received a purchase order, what do I do now?
25. Why do you ask for delivery dates?
26. Where do I ship goods to?
27. What if I can’t ship the whole order?
28. How do I get paid?
29. How do I check on my invoice?
30. What is the rule on personal gifts from vendors?
31. What are your normal business hours?
32. May I visit County Purchasing staff?

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1. What is a public advocate?
2. How will my public advocate help me?
3. How can I get a public advocate?
4. Is a public advocate free?
5. Why is a probation officer calling me? I’m not on probation!
6. What happens at juvenile court?
7. Can the juvenile court take away my driver's license?
8. What is an appeal?

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1. What rights are lost when a person is convicted of a felony?
2. Can a person restore their civil liberties?
3. What if my felony conviction was in another state?
4. What if I was convicted of a felony in federal court?
5. How do I know if I am eligible to restore my rights?
6. What is setting aside judgment?
7. Where can I get an application?
8. Where do I get a copy of my Absolute Discharge?
9. Once I complete the application, then what?
10. My felony was reduced to a misdemeanor, but background checks are still showing that I have a felony. Why?

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1. How do I get a Public Defender?
2. When will I meet with my Public Defender?
3. How can I help my attorney?
4. What type of cases does the Public Defender’s office handle?
5. Why was I told to contact your office within in 2 days of being released from jail?
6. Where and when can I get a copy of my police report?
7. What is a preliminary hearing?
8. What happens at the Initial Pretrial Conference?
9. Why was my hearing vacated?
10. Who has a right to file a notice of appeal?
11. How much time do I have to file a notice of appeal from a Superior Court case?
12. Who files the notice of appeal?
13. Who has a right to file a PCR (petition for post-conviction relief)?
14. How much time do I have to file a PCR?
15. I missed my court hearing, what do I do?
16. Can I get my attorney right now because I want to get my bond reduced?
17. How often should I expect to hear from my attorney?
18. I was told my case was “Scratched.” What does that mean?

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1. What do I need to remember about court hearings?
2. What is an initial appearance?
3. What happens at a preliminary hearing?
4. Does a preliminary hearing still occur if I received an indictment?
5. What occurs at an arraignment?
6. What do I need to know about plea agreements?
7. How many different kinds of pretrial hearings are there?
8. I'm not sure I understand the purpose of the trial after all these hearings. What happens at a trial?
9. How does sentencing occur, and when?
10. Can I appeal a decision on my case?

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1. Looking for a General Durable Power of Attorney?

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1. What does the Public Defender's Office do? Who established it?
2. What is a Public Defender?
3. How do I get a Public Defender?
4. How can I best assist my attorney once I have one?
5. What decisions do I make for my case?
6. How and when can I contact the Office of the Public Defender?
7. Why do I have to be careful about who I talk to, and what I discuss with them?

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1. What rights are lost when a person is convicted of a felony?
2. Can a person restore their civil liberties?
3. What if my felony conviction was in another state?
4. What if I was convicted of a felony in federal court?
5. How do I know if I am eligible to restore my rights?
6. What is setting aside judgment?
7. Where can I get an application?
8. Where do I get a copy of my Absolute Discharge?
9. Once I complete the application to receive a copy of my Certificate of Absolute Discharge, then what?
10. My Felony was dropped to a Misdemeanor, but background checks are still showing that I have a felony. Why?

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1. Am I responsible to pay out of pocket for my family member who died?
2. How do I apply for assistance?
3. What are the financial qualifications for eligibility?
4. What do I need to bring with me to the funeral home interview to help determine initial eligibility?
5. When is a decedent case "approved" versus "denied?"

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1. Who does the Office of the Public Fiduciary provide services for?
2. What steps should be taken before considering a referral to the Office of the Public Fiduciary?
3. What is expected of a person or agency after making the initial referral?
4. Is there a cost for service from the Office of the Public Fiduciary?
5. How is a referral made to the Office of the Public Fiduciary?
6. Is a durable power of attorney for medical decisions the same as a guardian?
7. Can a relative or friend serve as guardian/conservator instead of the public fiduciary?
8. Can the Office of the Public Fiduciary be appointed if there are other family members?
9. Does the referral of a client to the Office of the Public Fiduciary mean that the client now becomes the Office of the Public Fiduciary's responsibility?
10. Are Fiduciaries licensed?
11. How do I find out more about guardianships / conservatorships?
12. How do I find out more about Burial Assistance for Persons who do not have the funds to bury or cremate their loved one?

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1. Who is the Court likely to appoint as guardian?
2. Where can I go to get help petitioning for guardianship?
3. Are there any alternative options to petitioning for guardianship?
4. Is setting up a guardianship expensive?
5. How long does it take to get a guardianship in place when there are no other reasonable alternatives to guardianship?
6. What are the post appointment responsibilities of the court appointed guardian?
7. Is the Guardian responsible for the Ward's debts and expenses?
8. What will happen when I can no longer take care of my disabled loved one?
9. What do I do if the Ward has significantly improved?
10. What if I am the guardian and want to quit?
11. Are Fiduciaries licensed?

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1. What is the cause of measles?
2. What are the symptoms of measles?
3. What are the complications of measles?
4. How is measles transmitted?
5. How often is measles reported?
6. What is the history of measles?

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1. Am I a Food Service Worker?
2. Do I have to obtain a food handler card from Maricopa County?
3. Can I choose any of the training courses outlined above?
4. How much does the training cost?
5. How often do I need to renew the training documentation?

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1. What is the Arizona Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (AZPDES) program?
2. What is stormwater runoff?
3. What is an MS4 system?
4. Why is stormwater regulated?
5. Does my construction site require a Stormwater Plan Approval from Maricopa County?
6. Do I require a Post-Construction Permit from Maricopa County?
7. How do I apply for Stormwater Plan Approval?
8. What is the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) program?

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1. Do rabies shots hurt?
2. What should I do if I was bitten / exposed to a bat?
3. What should I do if I was bitten by a wild animal?
4. What should I do if I was bitten by a domestic animal like a dog or cat?
5. How can rabies be prevented in animals?
6. How can I tell if an animal has rabies?
7. What can I do to reduce the risk of rabies?
8. Is there anything available for someone who is at high risk of being exposed to rabies?

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1. How much does this property cost?
2. Does the property have to be auctioned?
3. How long does the purchase process take?
4. What is the cost of the bid deposit to bring a property to auction?
5. What is the deposit for participating at the auction?
6. What happens to my bid deposit?
7. What if I'm the successful bidder and my financing falls through?
8. Is a Broker's Commission offered?
9. What can I build on the property?
10. How does the County advertise?
11. Are these the only properties the County, District and MCDOT have available for auction?
12. What about County buildings?
13. Can I bid below the starting bid if the minimum is not met?

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1. What constitutes a “complete, acceptable” worksheet?
2. How long are we to retain the original, signed and dated worksheet used for VSIMS entry?
3. Why is a pdf of the printed death certificate is not acceptable as a worksheet?
4. What is considered unacceptable?
5. What is acceptable for the decedent’s residential address?
6. Why am I not permitted to share the “white” copies of the VSIMS entry with my customers?
7. Who may be an Informant?

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1. What are your location and hours?
2. How do I contact the Solid Waste Program?
3. What are the applicable rules and regulations?
4. Does Maricopa County provide any refuse collection services?
5. Where can I get information about recycling?
6. What is the cost of my permit?
7. When does my permit expire?
8. Is there a fee for my Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) License?
9. How will I know when my permit expires?
10. On what part of the vehicle do I put my Maricopa County permit number?
11. What size lettering do I use for my Maricopa County permit number?

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1. What is bio-hazardous medical waste?
2. How must bio-hazardous medical waste be disposed?
3. Who has to have a biohazardous medical waste transportation permit?
4. What are the bio-hazardous medical waste transportation vehicle regulations?
5. How much does a bio-hazardous medical waste transportation vehicle permit cost?
6. When does a bio-hazardous medical waste transportation vehicle permit expire?
7. What is required to obtain a bio-hazardous medical waste transportation vehicle permit?
8. When can I use my vehicle to transport bio-hazardous medical waste?
9. How do I apply for a bio-hazardous medical waste transportation vehicle permit?

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1. What is a chemical toilet?
2. What is a portable restroom unit?
3. What is a portable waste holding tank?
4. How must the waste from a chemical toilet, portable restroom unit or portable waste holding tank be disposed?
5. Who has to have a chemical toilet permit, portable restroom unit or portable waste holding tank permit?
6. What are the chemical toilet, portable restroom unit and portable waste holding tank regulations?
7. How often do chemical toilets, portable restroom units and portable waste holding tanks have to be serviced?
8. Where can chemical toilets, portable restroom units and portable waste holding tanks be placed?
9. What is the blue liquid in the tank and why is it there?
10. Are toilet facilities required on construction sites?
11. Are toilet facilities required at public gatherings?
12. How much does a chemical toilet, portable restroom unit or portable waste holding tank permit cost?
13. When does a chemical toilet, portable restroom units and portable waste holding tanks permit expire?
14. What is required to obtain a chemical toilet, portable restroom unit or portable waste holding tank permit?
15. When can I use my chemical toilet, portable restroom unit or portable waste holding tank?
16. How do I apply for a chemical toilet, portable restroom unit or portable waste holding tank permit?

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1. What is a construction and debris landfill?
2. Who has to have a construction and debris landfill permit?
3. What are the construction and debris landfill regulations?
4. How much does a construction and debris landfill permit cost?
5. When does a construction and debris landfill permit expire?
6. What is required to obtain a construction and debris landfill permit?
7. When can I use my landfill to receive construction debris?
8. How do I apply for a construction and debris landfill permit?

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1. What is non-hazardous liquid waste?
2. How must non-hazardous liquid waste be disposed?
3. Who has to have a non-hazardous liquid waste transportation permit?
4. What are the Non-Hazardous Liquid Waste (NHLW) transportation vehicle regulations?
5. What are the non-hazardous liquid waste operation and sanitation regulations?
6. How much does a non-hazardous liquid waste transportation vehicle permit cost?
7. When does a non-hazardous liquid waste transportation vehicle permit expire?
8. What is required to obtain a non-hazardous liquid waste transportation vehicle permit?
9. When can I use my vehicle to transport non-hazardous liquid waste?
10. How do I apply for a NHLW transportation vehicle permit?

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1. What is a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility?
2. How must the waste from a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility be disposed of?
3. Who has to have a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility approval?
4. What are the non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility regulations?
5. What is a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility plan?
6. What documentation is required for a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility plan approval?
7. What is the cost of a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility plan approval?
8. How do I submit a non-hazardous liquid waste transfer facility plan for review and approval?

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1. What is non-hazardous Solid Waste?
2. How must non-hazardous solid waste be disposed?
3. Who has to have a non-hazardous solid waste transportation permit?
4. What are the non-hazardous solid waste transportation vehicle regulations?
5. How much does a non-hazardous solid waste transportation vehicle permit cost?
6. When does a non-hazardous solid waste transportation vehicle permit expire?
7. What is required to obtain a non-hazardous solid waste transportation vehicle permit?
8. When can I use my vehicle to transport non-hazardous solid waste?
9. How do I apply for a non-hazardous solid waste transportation vehicle permit?

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1. What is refuse?
2. What is garbage?
3. What are ashes?
4. What is rubbish?
5. Where must refuse be disposed?
6. What are refuse container regulations?
7. How often do refuse containers have to be emptied?
8. What is a refuse container collection frequency variance plan?
9. What documentation is required for a refuse container variance plan approval?
10. What is the cost of a refuse container variance plan approval?
11. How do I submit a refuse container variance plan for review and approval?
12. Who has to have a refuse container collection frequency variance permit?
13. How much does a refuse container permit cost?
14. When does a refuse container permit expire?
15. What is required to obtain a refuse container permit?
16. When can I use my refuse containers?
17. How do I apply for a refuse container permit?

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1. Do you provide low cost spay / neuter services?

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1. Where is the STD Clinic located?
2. Can I make an appointment?
3. Is all my information confidential?
4. Where do I go when I get in the building?
5. How much does it cost to get tested and treated for an STD?
6. What if I don't have the $20 to pay for testing?
7. Why am I given a ticket with a number?
8. Why are numbers not called in order?
9. What will happen during the clinic visit?
10. How long will I have to wait to be tested?
11. What are the busiest days and times at the clinic?
12. I don't have time to wait. Is there another option for me?
13. What can I get tested for?
14. What if I am diagnosed with an STD?
15. What if I get tested and I don't have an STD, but I have another medical problem?
16. How do I get the results of my STD and HIV tests?
17. What if I want a copy of my STD test results?
18. What if I lose my medication?
19. Can I bring my children with me?

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1. When is an approval required?
2. What types of approvals are issued by the Subdivision, Infrastructure and Planning Program?
3. When can I start construction on my project?
4. How long do I have before I must start construction of my project?
5. How long do I have to complete construction of my project?
6. Is the approval still valid if construction of my project has been halted?
7. Can I renew an expired approval certificate?
8. When can I start-up my facility or system?

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1. What types of documentation are required to be submitted?
2. Are electronic (digital format) documentation submittals accepted?
3. Does the documentation submitted for my project become part of the 'public record'?
4. What types of documentation must be sealed by a Professional Engineer?
5. What format and how many copies of the documentation should be submitted?
6. Does the MCESD sign the cover page of the design drawings?

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1. What are the applicable rules and regulations?
2. What are the separation distance requirements for underground piping?

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1. What are the identification requirements for pipes, valves and other equipment in reclaimed water service?
2. What are the design requirements for wet well, basin, tank or reservoir overflows?
3. Can reclaimed water be discharged to a dry well?
4. Can reclaimed water be discharged to a storm water retention basin?
5. Can reclaimed water be discharged to the waters of the United States?

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1. Is emergency power required for sewer collection system lift stations?
2. What are the design requirements for venting wet wells, dry wells, basins, tanks and reservoirs?
3. What are the design requirements for wet well, basin, tank or reservoir overflows?

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1. Is emergency power required for ground water production facilities?
2. Is emergency power required for water distribution system facilities?
3. What are the design requirements for venting wet wells, tanks and reservoirs?
4. What are the design requirements for wet well, tank or reservoir overflows?
5. What are the design requirements for entry hatches on wet wells, tanks and reservoirs?
6. Can pump seal water be discharged to a drinking water booster pump station wet well?
7. What are the disinfection requirements for commissioning piping or equipment in potable water service?

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1. What types of projects are reviewed by the Subdivision, Infrastructure and Planning Program?
2. How do I submit a project for approval?
3. Whom should I contact if I have a question about submitting a project?
4. How can I obtain application and instruction forms?
5. Where can I get the PWS name/identification information for the application form?
6. Where can I get the township, range and section site location information for the application form?
7. What type of documentation needs to be included in my project submittal package?
8. How much will it cost to get my project approved?
9. Do I need to meet with the MCESD prior to submitting my project?
10. What happens after I have submitted my project?
11. How long will it take to get my project reviewed and approved?
12. Is there any way to expedite the review of my project?
13. Is there any way to get my project reviewed and approved in phases?

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1. What is the difference between an approval and a permit?
2. What types of approvals are issued by the Swimming Pools Program?
3. When can I start construction on my project?
4. When is an approval required?
5. How long do I have to complete construction of my project?
6. Can I renew an expired approval?
7. When can I start using my pool, spa or bathing lake?

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1. What types of field construction inspections are required during construction?
2. Who should I contact concerning a construction inspection?
3. Who should I contact regarding asbestos concerns?

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1. What are the minimum design requirements?
2. Do you have guidance for design features not listed in the regulations?
3. What is my pool's maximum allowed bathing load?
4. What is my spa’s maximum allowed bathing load?
5. What are the requirements for water used to fill a pool, spa or bathing lake?
6. Is drinking water required at a public pool or spa?
7. Must a pool, spa or bathing lake be disinfected?
8. Where can filter backwash or wasted water be disposed?

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1. What are your location and hours?
2. How do I contact a Swimming Pools Program staff member?
3. What are the types of pools, spas and bathing lake facilities are regulated?
4. What rules and regulations apply to pools, spas and bathing lakes?

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1. What types of pools, spas or bathing lakes need to be permitted?
2. When/how are operating permits renewed and how much does it cost?
3. How can an operating permit be closed?

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1. What are the bacterial standards for a swimming pool or spa?
2. What are the chemical standards for a swimming pool or spa?
3. What are the physical standards for a swimming pool or spa?
4. What are the minimum testing and record keeping requirements for a swimming pool or spa?
5. What are the bacterial and physical standards for a bathing lake?
6. What are the minimum testing and record keeping requirements for a bathing lake?
7. What are the signage requirements for a pool or spa?
8. What are the usage restrictions for a pool or spa?
9. How many people can be in the pool?
10. What conditions may result in a pool or spa being closed?
11. Who should I contact concerning a compliance inspection or an operational issue?

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1. What types of projects are reviewed by the Swimming Pool Program?
2. What is the review and approval process for a project?
3. Who can prepare a project?
4. How do I submit a project for approval?
5. Whom should I contact if I have a question about submitting a project?
6. How can I obtain application and instruction forms?
7. What type of documentation needs to be included in my project submittal package?
8. Are electronic (digital format) documentation submittals accepted?
9. What types of documentation must be sealed by a Professional Engineer or Architect?
10. What format and how many copies of the documentation should be submitted?
11. Does the MCESD sign the cover page of the design drawings?
12. How much will it cost to get my project approved?
13. What happens after I have submitted my project?
14. How long will it take to get my project reviewed and approved?
15. Is there any way to expedite the review of my project?

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1. What is a variance?
2. How do I obtain a variance?

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1. What TB services are available at the Maricopa County Department of Public Health clinic?
2. How much does it cost for TB services at Maricopa County Department of Public Health?
3. What does it mean if I have a positive TB skin test?
4. What if I need a TB skin test for work or school, or as a volunteer at a hospital, nursing home, prison, etc.?
5. Why isn't a Health Card free of charge?
6. What if one of my family members is diagnosed with TB?

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1. What is Maricopa County’s tobacco-free policy and when does it take effect?
2. Whom does the tobacco-free policy affect?
3. How will the tobacco-free policy change be communicated to employees, visitors, and vendors?
4. How will this change make a positive difference for Maricopa County?
5. How was the tobacco-free policy developed?
6. How will visitors know that the Maricopa County property is tobacco-free?
7. Does the tobacco-free policy apply to all Maricopa County properties?
8. Will the tobacco-free policy be in effect during non-business hours, including government holidays and weekends?
9. Can I use tobacco in my own vehicle on Maricopa County property?
10. Will there still be designated smoking areas?
11. How is the tobacco-free policy different from the current policies about smoking and tobacco use?
12. How will the tobacco-free policy be enforced?
13. What are the consequences for people who violate the tobacco-free policy?
14. Is smokeless tobacco also banned?
15. Are e-cigarettes included in the tobacco-free policy?
16. Are e-cigarettes a safe alternative to smoking?
17. What will be done with the ashtrays around the buildings?
18. How will property owners adjacent to County properties be affected by the tobacco-free policy? Is there a plan to handle employees who just travel to the nearest off-campus sidewalk/building to smoke?
19. What should I do if I see someone smoking or using other tobacco products?
20. What resources are available to help those who want to quit tobacco?
21. Is there a Wellness Incentive offered to employees who participate in a County-Sponsored Tobacco Cessation Program?
22. Can I use the money I put aside in my flexible spending account or HSA to pay for costs related to smoking cessation aids and counseling that are not covered by insurance?
23. Will Maricopa County require people to quit using tobacco products?
24. Isn’t this tobacco-free policy a violation of my civil and constitutional rights?

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1. What are the benefits of flu vaccination?

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1. What is meant by a "good match" between viruses in the vaccine and circulating influenza viruses?
2. What if circulating viruses and the vaccine viruses are different?
3. Can the vaccine provide protection even if the vaccine is not a "good" match?
4. Why is there sometimes not a good match between a vaccine virus and circulating viruses?
5. Will this season's vaccine be a good match for circulating viruses?

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1. Can the flu vaccine give me the flu?
2. What considerations do I need to make regarding egg allergies.

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1. How much vaccine will be available during 2016-2017?
2. Where can I find information about vaccine supply?
3. Why do manufacturers and distributors take a phased approach to vaccine distribution?
4. What role does the Department of Health and Human Services play in the supply and distribution of the seasonal influenza vaccine?

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1. Why should people get vaccinated against the flu?
2. How do flu vaccines work?
3. What kinds of flu vaccines are available?
4. Are any of the available flu vaccines recommended over others?
5. Who should get vaccinated this season?
6. Who should not be vaccinated?
7. When should I get vaccinated?
8. Where can I get a flu vaccine?
9. Why do I need a flu vaccine every year?
10. Does flu vaccine work right away?
11. Can I get seasonal flu even though I got a flu vaccine this year?

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1. What are common signs of roof rat activity?
2. What should I do if I see evidence on my property?
3. How should I handle dead rats, rat droppings, and nesting areas?
4. Where have roof rats been found?
5. When do they travel?
6. How do they travel?
7. How do they enter homes?
8. Why attics?
9. What do they eat and drink?
10. How do I seal my home?
11. Do roof rats carry disease?

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1. What is West Nile Virus?
2. How do people become infected with West Nile Virus?
3. How do mosquitoes become infected with West Nile Virus?
4. What is "encephalitis"?
5. Who is at risk of getting sick from West Nile Virus?
6. What are the symptoms of West Nile Virus infection?
7. Is there a treatment for West Nile Virus infection?
8. Is there a vaccine to prevent West Nile Virus infection?
9. Can I get WNV from another person or an animal?
10. Can I get WNV directly from birds?
11. If bitten by a mosquito, should I be tested for WNV?
12. What time of year are mosquito-borne viruses spread?
13. How can I help protect myself and my family from West Nile Virus?
14. Which animals can get infected with West Nile Virus?
15. What should I do if I find a dead bird?
16. Can a person get West Nile Virus infection by eating infected birds?
17. What is Arizona doing to prepare for West Nile Virus?
18. Where can I get more information on West Nile Virus (WNV)?

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1. How do I dispose of paint?
2. I have just remodeled my bathroom; can I bring the construction debris to your transfer station?
3. Can I bring my old refrigerator for disposal?
4. What can I do with my household hazardous waste (HHW) through the county?
5. What companies can go to do dispose my household hazardous waste (HHW)?
6. Can I dispose of my light bulbs at a county transfer station?
7. How should I dispose of my empty grill propane tank?

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1. Why is the transfer station closed on Wednesdays if the actual holiday is Monday?
2. Do I need to show proof of residency at the transfer station?
3. Can I pay with a credit card at the transfer station?
4. Is there anything I need to do before I bring my household trash to a county transfer station?
5. Where else can I take my trash when you are closed?

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1. How do I contact a Water and Wastewater Treatment Program staff member?
2. What rules and regulations apply to water and wastewater treatment facilities, reclaimed water facilities and reuse water systems?

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1. What is the difference between an approval and a permit?
2. What types of approvals are issued by the Water and Wastewater Treatment Program?
3. When is an approval required?
4. How are approvals made?
5. What are approval certificates?
6. Why are there stipulations on the approval certificates?
7. What other types of approvals and permits may be required by other regulatory agencies?
8. Will I need to submit copies of permits issued by other regulatory agencies?
9. When can I start construction on my project?
10. How long do I have before I must start construction of my project?
11. How long do I have to complete construction of my project?
12. Is the approval still valid if construction of my project has been halted?
13. Can I renew an expired approval certificate?
14. When can I start-up my facility or system?

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1. What types of documentation are required to be submitted?
2. Are electronic (digital format) documentation submittals accepted?
3. Does the documentation submitted for my project become part of the 'public record'?
4. My project contains proprietary or sensitive information. How can I protect this data?
5. What types of documentation must be sealed by a Professional Engineer?
6. What format and how many copies of the documentation should be submitted?
7. What is the submission sequence for project documentation?
8. What are the criteria used for the review of submittals?
9. Does the MCESD sign the cover page of the design drawings?

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1. When must an approval be obtained from the Drinking Water Program?
2. Is an approval required for Public Water System infrastructure?
3. What types of operating permits are issued by the Drinking Water Program?
4. How much will an operating permit cost?

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1. What are the applicable rules and regulations for water quality?
2. How can I test my water?
3. How can I verify my privately owned domestic well’s water is safe?
4. What is the quality of the water in my Public Water System?
5. My Water Tastes/Smells funny, what do I do?
6. My water looks milky, what do I do?
7. I want to have my water tested, who should I contact to do so?