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Tuesday, 9/26/2017

11:00am

Room 123

Labor & Workforce Development Public Hearing

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

  • B22-401, "Workforce Development System Transparency Act of 2017"

Those who wish to testify before the Committee are asked to contact Ms. Charnisa Royster at laborworkforcedevelopment@dccouncil.us or (202) 724-7772 by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, September 22, 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.

Wednesday, 9/27/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Finance & Revenue, Education, and Health Public Hearing

The Committees on Finance & Revenue, Education, and Heath will hold a Joint Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-203, the Infant and Toddler Developmental Health Services Act of 2017

  • B22-355, the Bolstering Early Growth Investment Amendment Act 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/educationhearings or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061 by 5:00pm Monday. September 25. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to bring 10 copies of their written testimony.

Thursday, 9/28/2017

12:30pm

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-280, Closing of a Public Alley in Square 772, S.O. 16-25615, Act of 2017
  • B22-295, Closing of a Portion of a Public Alley in Square 3594, S.O. 16-25309, Act 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, Legislative Counsel at (202) 724-7130, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close  of business Tuesday, September 26, 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 September 26, 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.

Monday, 10/2/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Business & Economic Development Public Hearing

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

  • B22-335, THE "WARD 4 FULL-SERVICE GROCERY STORE AMENDMENT ACT OF 2017"
  • B22-353, THE "COMMUNITY RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES TIDRD·PARTY NOTICE OF UTILITY DISCONNECTION REQUIREMENT ACT OF 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact Brittani McKnight at (202) 727-6683, or via e-mail at BMcknight@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business, September 28, 2017. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral  testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witness should bring 15, single-sided copies of their written testimony  and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically to BMcknight@dccouncil.us.

Monday, 10/2/2017

4:00pm

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: Inspection and Enforcement of Tenant Housing

 

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 your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Thursday, September 28, 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 Friday, September 29, 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, 10/3/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

EIGHTH LEGISLATIVE MEETING

Wednesday, 10/4/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Education Public Roundtable

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

  • Education for Students During and After Detention, Commitment, or Incarceration

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 Monday, October 2. 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.

Wednesday, 10/4/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Health Public Oversight Hearing

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

  • “District of Columbia Health Systems Plan”

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 2, 2017

Thursday, 10/5/2017

9:30am

Room 123

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • Bill 22-292, Ann Hughes Hargrove Park Designation Act of 2017
  • Bill 22-346, Charles Hamilton Houston and Other Diverse Washingtonians Commemorative Works Amendment Act of 2017 &
  • Bill 22-406, Joy Evans Therapeutic Recreation Center Designation Act 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, Legislative Counsel at (202) 724-7130, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business October 3, 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 3, 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.

Thursday, 10/5/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing

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

  • B22-235 – “Managing Outdoor Work for Seniors Amendment act of 2017”
  • B22-402 – “Elder Abuse Public Information Campaign 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 October 4, 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.

Tuesday, 10/10/2017

10:30am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-130, Paid Leave Compensation Act of 2017
  • B22-133, Universal Paid Leave Compensation for Workers Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-302, Large Employer Paid-Leave Compensation act of 2017
  • B22-325, Universal Paid Leave Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-334, Universal Paid Leave Pay Structure Amendment Act 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 Thursday, October 5, 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 5, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the  hearing. Witnesses should limit their testimony to three minutes; if an individual requires more time, he or she must contact the Committee of the Whole or Ms. Setlow to arrange for more time to testify. 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, 10/11/2017

9:30am

Room 120

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Oversight Roundtable

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

  • “The District’s Crime Prevention Strategies for Summer 2017”

Thursday, 10/12/2017

11:00am

Room 500

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.

Tuesday, 10/17/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold a regular Meeting.

Thursday, 10/19/2017

11:00am

Room 500

HNR & COW Joint Public Hearing

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

  • B22-0316 – “Housing Production Trust Fund Advanced Solicitations Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-0023 – “Local and Small Business Equity and Development Participation Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-0226 – “Housing Production Trust Fund Guarantee Funding 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 October 18, 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, 10/19/2017

12:00pm

Room 123

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

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

  • B22-408, the "Fare Evasion Decriminalization Act of 2017"
  • B22-452, the "Clemency Board Establishment 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 13. 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.

Monday, 10/23/2017

12:00pm

Room 412

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  earing. 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

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

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.

Wednesday, 10/25/2017

11:00am

Room 500

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.

Wednesday, 10/25/2017

11:00am

Room 500

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.

Wednesday, 10/25/2017

11:00am

Room 500

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.