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Monday, 5/1/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2017

The Committee on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Office on Returning Citizen Affairs
  • Advisory Neighborhood Commissions

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Oscar Montiel (omontiel@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-724-8198.

Monday, 5/1/2017

10:30am

Room 123

Legislative Media Briefing

Office of Chairman Mendelson

Council of the District of Columbia

COUNCIL CHAIRMAN MENDELSON TO HOLD LEGISLATIVE MEDIA BRIEFING

WHO/WHAT:

Council Chairman Phil Mendelson will hold a Media Briefing to preview the Council’s upcoming Legislative Meeting.

BACKGROUND:

Chairman Mendelson will hold a media briefing to discuss major actions to be taken at the Legislative Meeting to be held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in the Council Chamber at 10:30 a.m. or immediately following the Additional Committee of the Whole.

Monday, 5/1/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Budget Oversight Hearing: Education

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Education will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agency will testify:

  • District of Columbia Public Library System

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may do so online at: http://bit.do/educationhearings or by calling 202-724-8061.

Tuesday, 5/2/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

FIFTH LEGISLATIVE MEETING

Tuesday, 5/2/2017

10:00pm

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Additional Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold an Additional Meeting.

Wednesday, 5/3/2017

9:00am

Room 123

Budget Oversight Hearing: Finance & Revenue

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Finance & Revenue Development will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • District of Columbia Lottery and Charitable Games
  • Real Property Tax Appeals Commission

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Sarina Loy (sloy@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-724-8058.

Wednesday, 5/3/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Human Services

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Human Services will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agency will testify:

  • Department of Human Services

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may email: humanservices@dccouncil.us or by calling 202-724-8170.

Wednesday, 5/3/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Budget Oversight Hearing: Education

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Education will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agency will testify:

  • District of Columbia Public Schools (Government Witnesses)

Wednesday, 5/3/2017

10:00am

Room 120

Budget Oversight Hearing: Business & Economic Development

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Business & Economic Development will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration
  • Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Demetris Cheatham (dcheatham@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-297-0152.

Wednesday, 5/3/2017

11:00am

Room 123

Transportation & the Environment Public Oversight Roundtable

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

  • The District Department of Transportation's Streetlight Modernization Project

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.

Thursday, 5/4/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Labor & Workforce Development

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Department of Employment Services
  • Deputy Mayor for Greater Economic Opportunity
  • Workforce Investment Council

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Charnisa Royster (croyster@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-724-7772.

Thursday, 5/4/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Budget Oversight Hearing: Education

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Education will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • District of Columbia Public Charter School Board
  • State Board of Education

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may do so online at: http://bit.do/educationhearings or by calling 202-724-8061.

Thursday, 5/4/2017

10:00am

Room 123

Budget Oversight Hearing: Finance & Revenue

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Finance & Revenue will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Office of the Chief Financial Officer
  • Events DC
  • Destination DC

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Sarina Loy (sloy@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-724-8058.

Thursday, 5/4/2017

11:00am

Room 120

Budget Oversight Hearing: Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Housing Finance Agency
  • District of Columbia Housing Authority

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Oscar Montiel (omontiel@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-724-8198.

Friday, 5/5/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Health

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Health will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agency will testify:

  • Department of Health

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Cherita Whiting (cwhiting@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-727-7774.

Friday, 5/5/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Health Public Roundtable

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

  • PR22-233, the "Medical Marijuana Consultations and Patient Referrals Rulemaking Approval Resolution of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Cherita Whiting, Committee Legislative Clerk at (202) 727-7774 or cwhiting@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 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 cwhiting@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.

Monday, 5/8/2017

10:00am

Room 120

Finance & Revenue Public Hearing

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

  • B22-42, the "First Responder Income Tax Exclusion Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-43, the "East End Commercial Real Property Tax Rate Reduction Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-202, the "East End Grocery and Retail Incentive Program Tax Abatement Act of 2017"
  • B22-218, the "Relieve High Unemployment Tax Incentives 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 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Wit nesses 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 arc 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.

Monday, 5/8/2017

1:00pm

Room 500

Busniess & Economic Development Public Hearing

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

  • B22-0001, '' Georgia Avenue Retail Priority Area Amendment Act of 2017''
  • B22-0115, '' H Street, N.E., Retail Priority Area Clarification Amendment Act of 2017''
  • B22-0236, '' DC Main Streets Public Space Permit Fee Waiver 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 Demetris Cheatham at (202) 297-0152, or via e-mail at DCheatham@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business, May 4, 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 DCheatham@dccouncil.us. For witnesses who are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements will be made part of the official record. Copies of written statements should be submitted either to the Committee or to Nyasha Smith, Secretary to the Council, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 5, Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at the end of the business day on May 12, 2017.
 

Monday, 5/8/2017

2:30pm

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-150, St. Mary's Way 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) 724-8196, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by noon May 5, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by noon on May 5, 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.

Tuesday, 5/9/2017

11:00am

Room 120

Budget Oversight Hearing: Judiciary & Public Safety

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
  • Department of Forensic Sciences
  • District of Columbia National Guard
  • Office of Human Rights

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may email: judiciary@dccouncil.us or by calling 202-727-8275.

Tuesday, 5/9/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Government Operations

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Government Operations will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agency will testify:

  • Office of the Chief Technology Officer

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may email: governmentoperations@dccouncil.us or by calling 202-724-6668.

Tuesday, 5/9/2017

11:00am

Room 123

Budget Oversight Hearing: Human Services

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Human Services will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agency will testify:

  • Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may email: humanservices@dccouncil.us or by calling 202-724-8170.

Tuesday, 5/9/2017

1:00pm

Room 412

Budget Oversight Hearing: Labor & Workforce Development

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Labor & Workforce will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Office of Risk Management
  • Department of Human Resources

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Charnisa Royster (croyster@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-724-7772.

Wednesday, 5/10/2017

12:00am

Room 412

Budget Oversight Hearing: Health

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Health will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • District of Columbia Health Benefit Exchange Authority
  • Department of Health Care Finance

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Cherita Whiting (cwhiting@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-727-7774.

Wednesday, 5/10/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Budget Oversight Hearing: Health

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Health will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • District of Columbia Health Benefit Exchange Authority
  • Department of Health Care Finance

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Cherita Whiting (cwhiting@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-727-7774.

Thursday, 5/11/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Business & Economic Development

Budget Oversight Hearings on Fiscal Year 2018

The Committee on Business & Economic Development will hold a Budget Oversight Hearing.
The following agencies will testify:

  • Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
  • District of Columbia Boxing and Wrestling Commission
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center Site Reuse Advisory Committee
  • Public Service Commission
  • Office of People's Counsel

Persons wishing to testify about the performance of any of the foregoing agencies may contact: Demetris Cheatham (dcheatham@dccouncil.us) or by calling 202-297-0152.

Friday, 5/12/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Budget Oversight Hearing: Committee of the Whole

Committee of the Whole Hearing on the "Fiscal Year 2018 Local Budget Act of 2017," "Fiscal Year 2018 Federal Budget Act of 2017" and "Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Act of 2017"

Tuesday, 5/16/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold a regular Meeting.

Tuesday, 5/16/2017

12:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Government Operations Budget Markup

The Committee on Government Operations will hold a Budget Markup.

Tuesday, 5/16/2017

2:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Finance and Revenue Budget Markup

The Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a Budget Markup.

Tuesday, 5/16/2017

4:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Business and Economic Development Budget Markup

The Committee on Business and Economic Development will hold a Budget Markup.

Wednesday, 5/17/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Committee on Health Budget Markup

The Committee on Health will hold a Budget Markup.

Wednesday, 5/17/2017

12:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Labor and Workforce Development Budget Markup

The Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will hold a Budget Markup.

Wednesday, 5/17/2017

2:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Human Services Budget Markup

The Committee on Human Services will hold a Budget Markup.

Wednesday, 5/17/2017

4:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Transportation and the Environment Budget Markup

The Committee on Transportation and the Environment will hold a Budget Markup.

Thursday, 5/18/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization Budget Markup

The Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Budget Markup.

Thursday, 5/18/2017

12:00pm

Room 500

Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety Budget Markup

The Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety will hold a Budget Markup.

Thursday, 5/18/2017

2:00pm

Room 500

Committee on Education Budget Markup

The Committee on Education will hold a Budget Markup.

Thursday, 5/18/2017

4:00pm

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Budget Markup

The Committee of the Whole will hold a Budget Markup.

Friday, 5/19/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole, Business and Economic Development, & Health Joint Public Hearing

The Committee of the Whole, the Committee on Business & Economic Development, & the Committee on Health will hold a Joint Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-207, the "East End Health Care Desert, Retail Desert, and Food Desert Elimination Act of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Cherita Whiting, Committee Legislative Clerk at (202) 727-7774 or cwhiting@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the hearing. The Committee allows individuals 3 minutes Lo 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 cwhiting@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.

Friday, 5/19/2017

1:00pm

Room 500

Health Public Hearing

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

  • B22-176, the "Health Care Revolving Fund Act of 2017"
  • B22-231, the "Department of Health Care Finance D.C. HealthCare Alliance Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-232, the "School Health Innovations Grant Act of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Cherita Whiting, Committee Legislative Clerk at (202) 727-7774 or cwhiting@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 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 cwhiting@dccouncil.us or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.