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Monday, 6/27/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Housing & Community Development Public Hearing on B21-697, the “ANC Omnibus Amendment Act of 2016”

The Committee on Housing and Community Development will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-697, the "Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Omnibus Amendment Act of 2016

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Community Development, 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 June 24, 2016. 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.

Monday, 6/27/2016

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 Council’s legislative meeting on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

Tuesday, 6/28/2016

10:00am

Legislative Meeting

Thirtieth Legislative Meeting.

Wednesday, 6/29/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Transportation and the Environment Public Roundtable

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

  • PR21-674, the "Food Policy Council Alexandra Ashbrook Confirmation Resolution of 2016"
  • PR21-675, the "Food Policy Council Christopher Bradshaw Confirmation Resolution of 2016"
  • PR21-677, the "Food Policy Council Caesar Layton Confirmation Resolution of 2016"
  • PR21-678, the "Food Policy Council Alexander Moore Confirmation Resolution of 2016"
  • PR21-679, the "Food Policy Council Paula Reichel Confirmation Resolution of 2016"
  • PR21-680, the "Food Policy Council Joelle Robinson Confirmation Resolution of 2016"
  • PR21-681, the "Food Policy Council Tambra Raye Steven son Confirmation Resolution of 2016"

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 their testimony electronically to abenjamin@dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 6/30/2016

10:30am

Room 412

FR & COW Hearing: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Compact Amendment Act of 2016

The Committees on Finance & Revenue and the Committee of the Whole will hold a Public Hearing:

  • B21-635, the "Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Compact Amendment Act of 2016"

The Committees invite the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Sarina Loy, Committee Aide, Committee on Finance and Revenue, at (202) 724-8058 or sloy@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization by 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2016. 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. This bearing notice has been revised/abbreviated to reflect a change in date, time and room location.

Thursday, 6/30/2016

11:00am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing on PR 21-682, PR 21-683, PR 21-776, & PR 21-777

The Committee of the Whole will hold a public hearing on the following legislation:

  • PR 21-682, Historic Preservation Review Board Chris Landis Confirmation Resolution of 2016
  • PR 21-683, Historic Preservation Review Board Andrew Aurbach Confirmation Resolution of 2016
  • PR 21-776, Historic Preservation Review Board Gretchen Pfaehler Confirmation Resolution of 2016
  • PR 21-777, Historic Preservation Review Board Linda Greene Confirmation Resolution of 2016

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Evan Cash, Committee Director at (202) 724-8196, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, June 28, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on June 28, 2016 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, 6/30/2016

11:30am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing on PR21-460 D.C. Commemorative Works Committee Otto Condon CR of 2015

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

  • PR21-460, District of Columbia Commemorative Works Committee Otto Condon Confirmation Resolution of 2015

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Evan Cash, Committee Director at (202) 724-8196, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday, June 28, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit is copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on June 28, 2016 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, 7/5/2016

10:00am

Rescheduled

Legislative Meeting (Rescheduled)

This Legislative Meeting has been rescheduled to occur on July 12, 2016.

Wednesday, 7/6/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Housing and Community Development Public Hearing

The Committee on Housing and Community Development will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-697, the "Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Omnibus Amendment Act of 2016"

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Community Development, 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 July 5, 2016. 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, 7/7/2016

2:00pm

Room 412

Judiciary and Health & Human Services Joint Public Hearing

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

  • B21-152, THE "PROHIBITION AGAINST SELLING TOBACCO PRODUCTS TO INDIVIDUALS UNDER 21 AMENDMENT ACT OF 2015"
  • B21-686, THE "SPORTING EVENTS SMOKING AND SMOKELESS TOBACCO RESTRICTION AMENDMENT ACT OF 2016"

The Committees invite the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee on the Judiciary at (202) 724-7808, or via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business July 1. 2016. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes.

Monday, 7/11/2016

1:00pm

Room 412

Eduction Public Hearing: Planning Actively for Comprehensive Education Facilities Amendment Act

The Committee on Education will hold a Public Hearing on:

  • B21-777, "Planning Actively for Comprehensive Education Facilities Amendment Act of 2016"

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 5:00 pm Thursday, July 7. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. Witnesses appearing on his or her own behalf should limit their testimony to three minutes; witnesses representing organizations should limit their testimony to five minutes.

Tuesday, 7/12/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Wednesday, 7/13/2016

10:00am

Room 500

BCRA Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following matter:

  • “Review of DCRA Operations Pertaining to Illegal Construction Inspections, Housing Inspections, Business Licensing and Permitting, Zoning Compliance and Availability of Records to the Public”

Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public oversight roundtable 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 Friday, July 8, 2016. 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, 7/14/2016

10:00am

Room 412

BCRA Public Hearing on B21-291, B21-466, B21-527, B21-598, & B21-689

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

  •  B21-291, the "DCRA Infractions Fine Increase Regulation Amendment Act of 2015"
  •  B21-466, the "Local Business Support Amendment Act of 2015"
  •  B21-527, the "Vacant and Blighted Buildings Enforcement Amendment Act of 2015"
  •  B21-598, the "Vacant Property Enforcement Amendment Act of 2016"
  •  B21-689, the "Homeowners Protection from Construction Damage Amendment Act of 2016"

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 Tuesday, July 12, 2016. 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.