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Monday, 10/23/2017

12:00pm

Room 412

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Committee of the Whole & Education Public Oversight Hearing

The Committee of the Whole and the Committee on Education will hold a Public Oversight Hearing on the following Matter:

  • “Improving School Attendance: Truancy, Chronic Absenteeism, and the Implementation of Reform Initiatives”

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or to call Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director, at (202) 724-4865, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by  close of business Thursday, October 19, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on October 19, 2017 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.dccouncil.us.

Tuesday, 10/24/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Committee of The Whole Public Oversight Roundtable

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

  • The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs: Permitting Services and Illegal Construction

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Randi Powell, Legislative Policy Advisor, at 202-724-8196, and to provide yo~r name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Friday, October 20, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on Monday, October 23, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit-their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Tuesday, 10/24/2017

1:00pm

Room 412

Government Operations Public Hearing

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

  • B22-165, The Grant Administration Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-324, Notary Public Electronic Establishment and Enhancement Amendment Act
  • B22-467 - Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts of 2017

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, email address, and organizational affiliation, if any, by close of business Monday, October 23, 2017. 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.

Tuesday, 10/24/2017

2:00pm

Room 120

Education Public Roundtable (Reconvening)

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

Reconvening from October 16, 2017 roundtable

  • PR22-459, Commission on Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes Margaret Siegel Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-460, Commission on Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes Margaret Riden Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-461, Commission on Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes Dr. Jeanette Kowalik Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-542, Commission on Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes Anisah Rasheed Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-506, District of Columbia State Athletics Commission Mr. Kevin Wills Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-507, District of Columbia State Athletics Commission Rev. Karen Curry Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-510 District of Columbia State Athletics Commission Mr. Dwight Franklin Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-539, District of Columbia State Athletics Commission Mr. Benjamin Watkins Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-551, District of Columbia State Athletics Commission Rosalyn Overstreet-Gonzalez Confirmation Resolution of 2017

The Committee invites the public to testify or submit written testimony. Those who wish to testify may sign-up online at http://bit.do/CommunityForum or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061 by 5:00pm Friday. October 13. Persons wishing to testify are  encouraged to bring 10 copies of their written testimony.

Tuesday, 10/24/2017

2:00pm

Room 412

Government Operations Public Hearing

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

  • B22-0352 the “Office of Administrative Hearings Jurisdiction Expansion Amendment Act of 2017”

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, email address,. and organizational affiliation, if any, by close of business Wednesday, October 11, 2017. 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.

Wednesday, 10/25/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Health Public Hearing

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

  • B22-171 – The “Senior Dental Services Program Act of 2017”
  • B22-201 – The “Prescription Drug Donation Pilot Program Act of 2017”
  • B22-250 – The “Vital Records Modernization Act of 2017”
  • B22-354 – The “Hearing Aid Assistance Program Act of 2017”
  • B22-366 – The “Health Care Reporting Amendment Act of 2017”

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 Monday, October 23, 2017.

Thursday, 10/26/2017

9:30am

Room 500

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

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

  • B22-451, the "Youth Rehabilitation 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) 727-8275, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation,  and title (if any),  by close of business Friday, October 20. 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 are encouraged to bring twenty single-sided  copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 10/26/2017

10:30am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • PR22-465, District of Columbia Commemorative Works Committee Joe Coleman Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-466, District of Columbia Commemorative Works Committee Jarvis DuBois Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-473, Board of Zoning Adjustment Fred Hill Confirmation Resolution of 2017

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or to 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 October 24, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on October 25, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. 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.dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 10/26/2017

11:30am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Roundtable

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

  • PR22-554, Mayor Marion Barry, Jr. Memorial Statue Commemorative Works Approval Resolution of 2017

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or to 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 October 24, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on October 25, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. 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.dccouncil.us.

Friday, 10/27/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Transportation and the Environment & Finance and Revenue Joint Public Hearing

The Committee on Transportation and the Environment & the Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-204, the Traffic and Parking Ticket Penalty Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-237, the Parking Ticket Waiver Act of 2017
  • B22-410, the Parking and Moving Violation Amnesty Act of 2017
  • B22-488, the Ticket Payment Plan Amendment Act of 2017

The Committees invite the public to testify or to submit written testimony, which will be made a part of the official Hearing Record. Anyone wishing to testify should contact Ms. Aukima Benjamin, Staff Assistant to the Committee on Transportation and the Environment, at  (202) 724-8062 or via e-mail at abenjamin@dccouncil.us. Persons representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony. Individuals will have three minutes to present their testimony. Witnesses should bring eight copies of their written testimony  and should submit a copy of their testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Monday, 10/30/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Transportation & the Environment Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Transportation and the Environment will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • The District of Columbia's Real Estate Portfolio Management

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony, which will be made a part of the official Hearing Record. Anyone wishing to testify should contact Ms. Aukima Benjamin, Staff Assistant to the Committee on Transportation and the Environment, at (202) 724-8062 or via e-mail at abenjamin@dccouncil.us. Persons representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony. Individuals will have three minutes to present their testimony. Witnesses should bring eight copies of their written testimony and  should submit a copy of their testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Monday, 10/30/2017

1:00pm

Room 500

Health Public Oversight Roundtable

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

  • "THE PROPOSED CONTRACT WITH VERITAS OF WASHINGTON, LLC (CA22-0286)"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the roundtable. 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 Friday, October 26, 2017. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the roundtable. The Committee allows individuals 3 minutes to provide oral testimony in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Additional written statements are encouraged and will be made part of the official record. Written statements may be submitted by e-mail to mcameron@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.

Tuesday, 10/31/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Transportation & the Environment Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Transportation & the Environment will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • The Condition of the District's Roadways

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony, which will be made a part of the official Hearing Record. Anyone wishing to testify should contact Ms. Aukima Benjamin, Staff Assistant to the Committee on Transportation and the Environment, at (202) 724-8062 or via e-rnail at abenjamin@dccouncil.us. Persons representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony. Individuals will have three minutes to present their testimony. Witnesses should bring eight copies of their written testimony and should submit a copy of their testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Tuesday, 10/31/2017

2:00pm

Room 120

Health Public Roundtable

The Committee of Health Public Roundtable would like to hold a meeting on the following Legislation:

  • PR 22-533, THE "NOT-FOR-PROFIT HOSPITAL CORPORATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS VELMA J. SPEIGHT CONFIRMATION RESOLUTION OF 2017"
  • PR 22-526, THE "MEDICAL MARUUANA RECIPROCITY RULEMAKING APPROVAL RESOLUTION OF 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the roundtable. 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 Friday, October 27, 2017. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the hearing. The Committee allows individuals 3 minutes to provide oral testimony in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Additional written statements are encouraged and will be made part of the official record. Written statements may be submitted by e-mail to mcameron@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.

Wednesday, 11/1/2017

9:30am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-127, City Innovation Fund Re-Establishment Amendment Act of 2017

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Evan Cash, Committee and Legislative Director at (202) 724-7002, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by  close of business Monday, October 30, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on October 30, 2017 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.dccouncil.us.

Wednesday, 11/1/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-395, Accessible and Transparent Procurement Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-439, Quick Payment Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-440, Government Contractor-Subcontractor Dispute Resolution Amendment Act of 2017

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Evan Cash, Committee and Legislative Director at (202) 724-7002, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by  close of business Monday, October 30, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on October 30, 2017 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.dccouncil.us.

Wednesday, 11/1/2017

1:00pm

Room 500

Labor and Workforce Development & Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing

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

  • B22-178, the "Commission on Poverty in the District of Columbia Establishment Act of 2017"

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 Friday, October 27, 2017, 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 may be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Thursday, 11/2/2017

9:30am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • PR22-448, Sense of the Council in Support of Legislative Action to Protect Dreamers Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-525, Sense of the Council in Support of Legislative Action to Protect Temporary Protected Status Resolution of 2017

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director at (202) 724-4865, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by  close of business Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on October 31, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the  hearing. Witnesses should limit thei.r 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.dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 11/2/2017

9:30am

Room 412

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

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

  • B22-0038, the “Lobbyist Activity Reporting Transparency Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-0136, the “Comprehensive Code of Conduct of the District of Columbia Establishment and BEGA Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-0344, “Lobbying Disclosure 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) 727-8275, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation,  and title (if any), by close of business Monday, October 30. 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 are encouraged to bring twenty single-sided  copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Saturday, 11/4/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Health Public Oversight Hearing

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

  • “Youth Issues and Solutions for Improving Health in the District of Columbia”

Youth, aged 21 and younger, who wish to testify at this hearing should contact Malcolm Cameron, Committee Legislative Analyst at (202) 654-6179 or mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide your name ·and organizational affiliation (if any), preferably by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 2, 2017. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the hearing. The Committee allows individuals 3 minutes to provide oral testimony in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Additional written statements are encouraged and will be made part of the official record. Written statements may be submitted by e-mail to mcameron@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District ofColumbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.

Tuesday, 11/7/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

NINTH LEGISLATIVE MEETING

Wednesday, 11/8/2017

9:30am

Room 120

Finance & Revenue Public Hearing

The Committee on Finance & Revenue will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • PR 22-532, "The Thomas B. Fordham Foundation, Inc. Refunding Revenue Bonds Project Approval Resolution of 2017"
  • Bill 22-521, the "National Community Reinvestment Coalition Real Property Tax Exemption Act of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Sarina Loy, Committee Assistant at (202) 724-8058 or sloy@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization by 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the. hearing. The Committee allows individuals 3 minutes to provide oral testimony in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Additional written statements are encouraged and will be made part of the official record. Written statements may be submitted by e-mail to sloy@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 114, Washington D.C. 20004.

Wednesday, 11/8/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Government Operations Public Hearing

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

  • B22-508 - Office and Commission of Nightlife Establishment Act of 2017

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), add ress, telephone number, email address, and organizational affiliation, if any, by close of business Monday, November 6, 201 7. Each witness is requested to bring 20 copies of his/her written testimony. Representatives of organizations and government agencies will be limjted to 5 minutes in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Individual witnesses will be limjted to 3 minutes.

 

Wednesday, 11/8/2017

6:00pm

R.I.S.E Demonstration Center 2730 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave., SE Washington, DC 20032

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Roundtable w/ Councilmember T. White

The Committee on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization & Councilmember Trayon White will hold a Joint Public Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • “Housing in Your Neighborhood”

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 November 7, 2017. 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.

Thursday, 11/9/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Health Public Hearing

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

  • B22-233 – the “Telehealth Medicaid Expansion Act of 2017”
  • B22-405 – the “East End Federally Qualified Health Center Certificate of Need Maximum Fee Establishment Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-446 – the “Medical Marijuana Improvement Amendment Act of 2017”

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 Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

Thursday, 11/9/2017

11:00am

Room 120

Committee of The Whole Public Hearing

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

  • Bill 22-31, Stop Work Order Disclosure and Regulation Amendment Act of 2017
  • Bill 22-317, Notification of Vacant and Blighted Classification Amendment Act of 2017
  • Bill 22-381, Landlord Transparency Amendment Act of 2017
  • Bill 22-396, Property Manager Licensing Amendment Act of 2017     

Those who wish to testify must email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Randi Powell, Legislative Policy Advisor, at 202-724-8196, and provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to four minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses

Monday, 11/13/2017

1:00pm

Room 123

Labor & Workforce Development Public Hearing

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

  • PR22-0528, "Public Employee Relations Board Barbara Somson Confirmation Resolution of 2017"

Those who wish to testify before the Committee are asked to contact Mr. Chamisa Royster at labor@dccouncil.us or (202) 724-7772 by close of business Thursday, November 9, 2017, 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.

Tuesday, 11/14/2017

10:30am

Room 412

Committee of The Whole Public Oversight Roundtable

The committee of the whole would like to hold a meeting on the following legislation:

  • The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs: Management of the Vacant and Blighted Property Program

Those who wish to testify must email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Randi Powell, Legislative Policy Advisor, at 202-724-8196, and provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Friday, November 10, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of l;msiness on Monday, November 13, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Wednesday, 11/15/2017

8:00am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole & Finance & Revenue Public Hearing

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

  • B22-464, Washington Metrorail Safety Commission Board of Directors Appointment Amendment Act of 2017

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccounci l.us, or call Peter Johnson, Special Counsel at (202) 724-8083, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of  business Monday, November 13, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on November 13, 2017 the testimony will be di stributed 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.dccouncil.us.

Wednesday, 11/15/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Health Public Oversight Hearing

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

  • "OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY MAYOR FOR HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES"

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 Monday, November 13, 2017

Wednesday, 11/15/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Transportation and the Environment & Education Public Roundtable

The Committee on Transportation & the Environment & the Committee on Education will hold a Public Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • Summer Modernizations of District of Columbia Public Schools

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony, which will be made a part of the official record. Anyone wishing to testify should contact Ms. Aukima Benjamin, Staff Assistant to the Committee on Transportation and the Environment, at (202)  724-8062 or via e-mail at abenjamin@dccouncil.us. Persons representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony. Individuals will have three minutes to present their testimony. Witnesses should bring eight copies of their written testimony and  should submit a copy of their testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Wednesday, 11/15/2017

2:00pm

Room 500

Health Public Hearing

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

  • B22-172 – the “Maternal health Task Force Act of 2017”
  • B22-195 – the “Study of Mental Health and Substance Abuse in Immigrant Communities Act of 2017”
  • B22-424 – the “Nurse Staffing Agency Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-481 – the “Medical Assistance Program Modernization Amendment Act of 2017”

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 Monday, November 13, 2017.

Thursday, 11/16/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing

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

  • B22-273 – “Common Interest Communities’ Remedial Funding Act of 2017”
  • B22-99 – “Affordable Cooperative Task Force Act of 2017”
  • B22-289 – “Office to Affordable Housing Task Force Establishment Act of 2017”

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 November 14, 2017. 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.

Thursday, 11/16/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Education Public Hearing

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

  • B22-313 – Health Students Amendment Act of 2017 and The State of School Food Services

The Committee invites the public to testify or submit written testimony. Those who wish to testify may sign-up online at http://bit.do/educationhearings or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061 by 5:00pm Tuesday, November 14. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to bring 10 copies of their written testimony.

Monday, 11/20/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Education Public Roundtable

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

  • The state of special education services in the District of Columbia traditional and public charter schools and the "OSSE Enhanced Special Education Services Act of 2014: Implementation Report to the Council of the District of Columbia" report

Those who wish to testify may sign-up online at bit.do/EducationHearings or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061 by 5:00pm  Thursday, November 16. 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 10 copies of written testimony. Witnesses appearing on their own behalf should limit their testimony to three minutes; witnesses representing organizations should limit their testimony to five minutes.

Tuesday, 11/21/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold a regular Meeting.

Tuesday, 11/28/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Health Public Hearing

The Health of Public Hearing would like to hold a meeting on the following Legislation:

  • BILL 22-0510, THE "DINING WITH DOGS ACT OF 2017"
  • BILL 22-0511, THE "POOLS WITHOUT PENALTIES ACT OF 2017"
  • BILL 22-0523, THE "REMOVING BARRIERS TO OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES AMENDMENT ACT 2017"

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 Friday, November 24, 2017.

Thursday, 11/30/2017

4:00pm

Room 412

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing

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

  • B22-326 – “Advisory Neighborhood Commission Purchase Cards Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-348 – “Advisory Neighborhood Commission Candidate Proof of Residence Amendment Act of 2017”

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 November 29, 2017. 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.