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Wednesday, 7/1/2015

10:00am

Room 123

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Judiciary Markup

The Committee on the Judiciary will markup the following measures:

1. PR21-0116, the “Police Complaints Board Patrick Burke Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

2. PR21-0117, the “Police Complaints Board Bobbi Strang Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

3. PR21-0165, the “Chief of the Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department Gregory Dean Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

4. PR21-0189, the “Chief Administrative Law Judge of the Office of Administrative Hearings Eugene Adams Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

5. PR21-0211, the “Sentencing and Criminal Code Revision Commission Marvin Turner Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

6. PR21-0194, the “Commission on Human Rights Adam E. Maier Confirmation Resolution of 2015” and

7. PR21-0195, the “Commission on Human Rights Earl D. Fowlkes, Jr., Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

Wednesday, 7/1/2015

11:00am

Room 412

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Joint Public Hearing on the “Languages Access for Education Amendment Act of 2015”

The Committee of the Whole, Judiciary, and Education will have a joint Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-0066, THE "LANGUAGE ACCESS FOR EDUCATION AMENDMENT ACT OF 2015"

​​The Committees invite the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify should contact Kate Mitchell, Committee Director for the Committee on the Judiciary, at (202) 727-8275, or via e-mail at kmitchell@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business, June 26, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Wednesday, 7/1/2015

11:00am

Room 120

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Health and Human Services Public Hearing on PR 21-167 & PR 21-168

The Committee on the Health and Human Services will hold a Public Hearing on:

  • PR 21-167, the "Director of the Child and Family Services Agency Raymond Davidson Confirmation Resolution Of 2015"
  • PR 21-168, the "Director of the Office of Disability Rights Alexis P. Taylor Confirmation Resolution of 2015"

​Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Legislative Analyst to the Committee on Health and Human Services, at 202-741-0909 or via e-mail at mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business on Monday, June 29, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Thursday, 7/2/2015

10:00am

Room 123

Committee on the Transportation and Environment Roundtable on PR 21-0166

The Committee on the Transportation and Environment will have a Public Roundtable to discuss the following legislation:

  • PR 21-0166, the Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation Keith Anderson Confirmation Resolution of 2015

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 5 copies of their written testimony and should submit a copy of I.heir testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.
 

Thursday, 7/2/2015

11:00am

Room 412

Health and Human Services Public Hearing

The Committee on Health and Human Services will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-192, THE "MEDICAL MARIJUANA LABORATORY TESTING AMENDMENT ACT OF 2015"
  • B21-210, THE "MEDICAL MARIJUANA RECIPROCITY AMENDMENT ACT OF 2015"

​Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Legislative Analyst to the Committee on Health and Human Servi ces, at 202-741 -0909 or via e-mail at mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.

 Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Thursday, 7/2/2015

11:00am

Room 123

Committee on the Transportation and Environment Roundtable on PR 21-0109

**This meeting was orginally scheduled for June 15, 2015 and has been rescheduled for July 2, 2015.

The Committee on the Transportation and Environment will have a Public Roundtable to discuss the following legislation:

  • PR 21-0109, the “District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority Board of Directors Kendrick E. Curry Confirmation Resolution of 2015”

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 5 copies of their written testimony and should submit a copy of I.heir testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Thursday, 7/2/2015

12:30pm

Room 120

COW Public Hearing on PR 21-0187 & PR 21-0188

The Committee on the Whole will have a Public Hearing on:

  • PR 21-0187, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Board of Directors Thorn Pozen Confirmation Resolution of 2015
  • PR 21-0188, Chief Procurement Officer of the Office of Contracting and Procurement George Schulter Confirmation Resolution of 2015

Those who wish to testify arc asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Evan Cash, Committee Director, at ecash@dccouncil.us, anti provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Persons wishing to testify arc encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Monday, 7/6/2015

10:30am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing on PR 21-175 & PR 21-176

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

  • PR 21-175, Draper School Surplus Declaration Resolution of 2015 & PR 21-176, Draper School Lease Approval Resolution of 2015
  • PR 21-176, Draper School Lease Approval Resolution of 2015

Those w ho wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director, at csetlow@dccouncil.us, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organization affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Monday, 7/6/2015

11:30am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing B21-0201 & B21-0204

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

  • Bill 21-201, 1351 Nicholson Street, N.W. Old Brightwood School Lease Amendment Act of 2015 &
  • Bill 21-204, 4095 Minnesota Avenue, N.E. Woodson School Lease Amendment Act of 2015

Those who wish to testify arc asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8 196, or email Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director, at csctlow@dccouncil.us, and lo provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and ti tle (if any) by close of business Wednesday, July 1, 2015. 

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Monday, 7/6/2015

1:00pm

Room 123

Education Public Hearing on “Testing Integrity Amendment Act of 2015”

The Committee on Education will hold a Public Hearing on:

  • B21-239, the “Testing Integrity Amendment Act of 2015”

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee on Education, at (202)724-8061, or email Ade Adenariwo, Administrative Assistant, at aadenariwo@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by
close of business Thursday. July 2. 2015. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Tuesday, 7/7/2015

10:30am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing on B21-0179, B21-0217, & B21-0240

The Committee of the Whole will have a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • Bill 21-179, Closing of a Public Alley in Square 70, S.O. 15-23283, Act of 2015
  • Bill 21-217, Closing of a Public Alley in Square 369, S.O. 12-07989, Act of 2015
  • Bill 21-240, Closing of a Public Alley in Square 197, S.O. 15-23895, Act of 2015

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Cynthia Lefevre, Legislative Counsel, at clefcvre@dccouncil.us, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Monday, July 6, 2015.

 Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details

Wednesday, 7/8/2015

11:00am

Room 500

Transportation and Environment & Education Roundtable:Contracting and Procurement & DCPS Modernizing

**This meeting was orginally scheduled for June 22,2015, and has been rescheduled for July 8, 2015**

The Committees on Transportation and Environment & Education will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following matters:

  • “The Department of General Services Contracting and Procurement Practices for Constructing and Modernizing 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 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.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Wednesday, 7/8/2015

11:00am

Room 412

Health and Human Services Public Hearing on “The Clinical Right to Try Act of 2015”

The Commitee on Health and Human Services will have hold a Public Hearing on:

  • B21-125,  "The Clinical Right to Try Act of 2015"

Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Legislative Analyst to the Committee on Health and Human Services, at 202-741-0909 or via e-mail at mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide· their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business on Monday, July 6, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Wednesday, 7/8/2015

2:00pm

Room 120

Judiciary Public Hearing on B21-0028,  B21-0124, and B21-0250

The Committee on the Judiciary will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-0028, the "Local Resident Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015"
  • B21-0124, the "Ethics Reform Amendment Act of 2015" 
  • B21-0250the "Comprehensive Code of Conduct of the District of Columbia Establishment and BEGA Amendment Act of 2015"

​​The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify should contact Kate Mitchell, Committee Director for the Committee on the Judiciary, at (202) 727-8275, or via e-mail at kmitchell@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business, July 2, 2015.

Thursday, 7/9/2015

10:00am

Room 500

BCRA Public Hearing on Nightlife Regulation Amendment Act of 2015

The Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs will hold a public hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-196, the "Nightlife Regulation Amendment Act of 2015".

Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public hearing are asked to contact Faye Caldwell of the Committee on Business,Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs at (202) 727-6683 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,July 6, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Friday, 7/10/2015

10:00am

Room 412

BCRA Public Roundtable on “Audit of District of Columbia Agencies…”

The Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs will hold a Public Roundtable on:

  • Review of the Office of the Inspector General Report Entitled the "Audit of District of Columbia Agencies' Compliance with Small Business Enterprise Expenditure Goals"

​Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public roundtable are asked to contact Ms. Faye Caldwell, Special Assistant to the Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs, at (202) 727-6683, or via e-mail at fcaldwell@dccouncil.us and furnish their names, addresses, telephone numbers, and organizational affiliation, if any, by the close of business Tuesday, July 7, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Friday, 7/10/2015

11:00am

Room 500

Health and Human Services Public Hearing on B21-38, “The Death with Dignity Act”

The Committee on Health and Human Services will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-38, "The Death with Dignity Act"

Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Legislative Analyst to the Committee on Health and Human Services, at 202-741-0909 or via e-mail at mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business on Wednesday, July 8, 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.

Tuesday, 7/14/2015

10:00am

Room 500

Additional Legislative Meeting

Fourteenth Legislative Meeting:

  • Originally scheduled for July 7th 2015.

Tuesday, 7/14/2015

2:00pm

The George Washington University Law School,

Judiciary Public Roundtable on “The President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing Final Report”

The Committee on the Judiciary, will hold a Public Roundtable on the "President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing. Final Report".
The report is available here. The Roundtable will include a robust discussion of best practices and policy recommendations for improvbig policing and promoting crime reduction while building public trust. 
The Rountable will be held at the following location:

  • Faculty Conference Center of The George Washington University Law School
    2000 H Street, N.W.
    Time:  2:00 p.m.

The Committee has invited experts in policing and related fields to provide testimony. The Committee invites the public to submit written testimony, which will be made part of the official
record. The public is invited to attend, but members of the public who wish to provide oral testimony will be invited to testify at a round table to be scheduled in the fall of 2015.

Please reference the attached hearing notice for further details.