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Thursday, 5/24/2018

10:00am

Room 120

Business & Economic Development Public Roundtable

The Committee on Business & Economic Development will hold a Public Roundtable on the following Legislation:

  • PR22-0805 - the "Commission on Fashion Arts and Events Le'GreG O. Harrison Confirmation Resolution of 2018";
  • PR22-0806 - the "Commission on Fashion Arts and Events Kristopher Johnson-Hoyle Confirmation Resolution of 2018"; and
  • PR22-0807 - the "Commission on Fashion Arts and Events Lanaysha B. Jackson Confirmation Resolution of 2018"

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee on Business and Economic Development via email at cautrey@dccouncil.us or at (202) 724-8053, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business on Monday, May 21st

Tuesday, 5/29/2018

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Additional Meeting

Additional Committee of the Whole Meeting.

Tuesday, 5/29/2018

11:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

Legislative Meeting.

Thursday, 5/31/2018

2:00pm

Room 120

Human Service Additional Meeting

On Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. I will convene an additional meeting in room 120 to consider:

  • B22-635, the "Homeless Shelter Replacement Amendment Act of 2017".

If you have any questions, please contact Tai Meah, Committee Director, at 724-8835.

Tuesday, 6/5/2018

10:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

Legislative Meeting

Wednesday, 6/6/2018

10:00am

Room 412

Government Operation Public Hearing

The Committee on Government Operations will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-0574 - District of Columbia Paperwork Reduction and Data Collection Act of 2017
  • B22-0741 - Comprehensive Boards and Commissions Review Amendment Act of 2018

Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public hearing are asked to contact Faye Caldwell of the Committee on Government Operations at (202) 724-6663 or by email at fcaldwell@dccouncil.us and provide their name(s), address, telephone number, emailaddress, and organizational affiliation, if any, by close of business Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Each witness is requested to bring 20 copies of his/her written testimony. Representatives of organizations and government agencies will be limited to 5 minutes in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Individual witnesses will be limited to 3 minutes.

Thursday, 6/7/2018

9:30am

Room 120

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-571, the "Abortion Provider Non-Discrimination Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-572, the "Wage Garnishment Fairness Amendment Act of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us or at (202) 727-7808, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business  Monday, June 1. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses should bring twenty double-sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony  electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Tuesday, 6/12/2018

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

Committee of the Whole Meeting

Wednesday, 6/13/2018

10:00am

Room 412

Education Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Education will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • “Graduation Rate Accountability”

While this hearing is limited to oral testimony from invited witnesses, written statements  from the public will be made a part of the official record. Copies of written statements should be submitted by email to Ashley Strange, astrange@dccouncil.us, or by post to the Committee on Education, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 116 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will remain open for an extended time and will close at a date to be determined later.

Thursday, 6/14/2018

10:00am

Room 123

Labor & Workforce Development Public Hearing

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-777, the "Pathways to District Government Careers Act of 2018"

Those who wish to testify before the Committee are asked to contact Ms. Chamisa Royster at labor@dccouncil.us or (202) 724-7772 by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 4, 2018, to provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), as well as the language of oral interpretation, if any, they require. Those wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. Those representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony, and other individuals will have three minutes to present their testimony; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Thursday, 6/21/2018

9:30am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

The Committee of the Whole will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • Bill 22-434, the "Targeted Historic Assistance Amendment Act of 2017"

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Sydney Hawthorne at (202) 724-7130, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, June 19,2018. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on March 23, 2018 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the hearing; Witnesses should limit their testimony to four minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. Copies of the legislation can be obtained through the Legislative Services Division of the Secretary of the Council's office or on http://lims.dccounciLus. Hearing materials, including a draft witness list, can be accessed 24 hours in advance of the hearing at http://www.chairmanmendelson.com/circulation.

Thursday, 6/21/2018

9:30am

Room 123

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • Bill 22-780, the "Intrafamily Offenses and Anti-Stalking Orders Amendment Act of 2018"
  • PR 22-838, the "District of Columbia Board of Elections Michael Bennett Confirmation Resolution of 2018"

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us or at (202)724-7808, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Monday, June 18. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses should bring twenty double-sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 6/21/2018

11:00am

Room 500

Labor & Workforce Development Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • “The District of Columbia’s First Source Hiring Law”

Those who wish to testify before the Committee are asked to contact Ms. Charnisa Royster at labor@dccouncil.us or (202) 724-7772 by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, to provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), as well as the language of oral interpretation, if any, they require. Those wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. Those representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony, and other individuals will have three minutes to present their testimony; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Thursday, 6/21/2018

11:00am

Room 500

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing (RECONVENING)

The Committee on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-739, “TOPA Bankruptcy Tenant Displacement Prevention Amendment Act of 2018”
  • B22-640, “Rental Housing Commission Independence Clarification Amendment Act of 2017” and
  • B22-655, “Housing Production Trust Fund Board Nominee Confirmation Clarification Amendment Act of 2018”

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization, at (202) 724-8198, or email omontiel@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business on May 31, 2018. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to submit 15 copies of written testimony. Oral testimony should be limited to three minutes for individuals and five minutes for organizations.

Friday, 6/22/2018

10:00am

Room 500

Health Public Hearing

The Committee on Health will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-0689, OMNIBUS ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE IMPROVEMENT AND QUALITY LONG TERM CARE ACT OF 2018
  • B22-0690, STUDY OF LONG-TERM CARE SERVICES AND SUPPORTS ACT OF 2018

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Committee Legislative Analyst at (202) 654-6179 or mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

Monday, 6/25/2018

11:00am

Room 500

Education Public Hearing

The Committee on Education will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-504, the "Student Loan Debt Forgiveness Act of 2017" and
  • B22-692, the "Youth Mentoring Initiative Establishment Act of 2018"

If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Written statements should be submitted by email to Ashley Strange, Committee Assistant, at astrange@dccouncil.us. or by ·post to the Committee on Education, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 116 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2018.

Tuesday, 6/26/2018

10:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

Legislative Meeting

Wednesday, 6/27/2018

2:00pm

Room 500

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us or at (202)724-7808, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Friday, June 22. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses should bring twenty double-sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 6/28/2018

2:30pm

Room 123

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following Legislation:

  • "The Department of Corrections and Unauthorized Inmate Releases”

The Committee will only hear from government witnesses at the roundtable. Public witnesses are encouraged to submit written testimony to the Committee to include in the official record, and an opportunity for oral testimony will be scheduled for a later date. Copies of written statements should be submitted to the Committee at judiciary@dccouncil.us. The record will close at the end of the business day on July 12, 2018.