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Monday, 9/26/2016

11:00am

Room 412

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COW Public Hearing

The Committee of the Whole will hold a 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 Thursday, September 22, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Monday, 9/26/2016

11:30am

Room 412

Watch Live Now

COW Public Hearing

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

  • B21-321, Kennedy Street, N.W., Economic Development and Small Business Revitalization Advisory Committee Establishment Act 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 Thursday, September 22, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Tuesday, 9/27/2016

11:00am

Room 500

COW Public Hearing

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

  • B21-826, Constitution of the State of New Columbia Approval Amendment Act 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 Friday, September 23, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Tuesday, 9/27/2016

2:00pm

Canceled

HHS Markup (CANCELLED)

The Committee on Health and Human Services has Cancelled this Markup.

Wednesday, 9/28/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Finance and Revenue Public Hearing

The Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-696, the "Feminine Hygiene and Diapers Sales Tax Exemption Amendment Act of 2016"
  • B21-763, the "Statute of Limitations Clarifying Amendment Act of 2016"
  • B21-836, the "Food, Environmental, and Economic Development in the District of Columbia Amendment Act of 2016"

Those who wish to testify should contact Sarina Loy, Committee Aide, Committee on Finance and Revenue, at (202) 724-058 or sloy@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization by 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the hearing.

Wednesday, 9/28/2016

2:00pm

Room 123

Education Committee Meeting

The Committee on Education will hold a Committee Meeting.

Thursday, 9/29/2016

10:00am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing

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

  • PR21-822, "Office of Public-Private Partnership Rules Approval 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, September 27, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Thursday, 9/29/2016

11:00am

Room 123

HHS Public Hearing

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

  • B21-582, The "ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES AMENDMENT ACT OF 2016"

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 Tuesday, September 27,20l6.

Thursday, 9/29/2016

11:30am

Room 500

TE & FR Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Transportation and the Environment and The Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following matter:

  • “Bus Service and Fleet Management in the District of Columbia”

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.

Thursday, 9/29/2016

4:30pm

Room 500

HCD Public Hearing

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

  • B21-0697, 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 September 28, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Tuesday, 10/4/2016

10:30am

Room 412

COW & FR Joint Public Hearing

The Committee of th Whole and The Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a Joint Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-828, Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact Establishment Act 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 Friday, September 30, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Wednesday, 10/5/2016

10:00am

Room 412

Judiciary Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on the Judiciary will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following matter:

  • The Office of Unified Communications: The Provision of 911 Services in the District of Columbia

Anyone wishing to testify at the roundtable should contact the Committee on the Judiciary 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. September 30, 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.

Wednesday, 10/5/2016

10:00am

Room 120

COW Subcommittee LBDU Public Roundtable

The Committee of the Whole Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities will hold a Public Roundtable on the following legislation:

  • PR21-805, Alcoholic Beverage Control Board James Short Confirmation Resolution of 2016
  • PR21-806, Alcoholic Beverage Control Board David Jacob Perry Confirmation Resolution of 2016 and
  • PR21-807, Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Mafara Hobson Confirmation Resolution of 2016

Tho.se who wish to testify are asked to contact Ms. Jamie Gorosh, Legal Fellow with the Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities, via email at jgorosh@dccouncil.us or at (202) 741-0929 to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business Monday, October 3, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to bring ·15 copies of written testimony to the roundtable.

Wednesday, 10/5/2016

2:00pm

Room 120

HHS Markup

The Committee on Health and  Human Services will hold a Markup.

Thursday, 10/6/2016

10:00am

Room 412

FR Public Hearing

The Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-835, the "Jazz Preservation, Education, Promulgation and Performance Artist Act of 2016"

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 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the hearing.

Thursday, 10/6/2016

11:30am

Room 500

TE & E Public Hearing

The Committee on Transportation and the Environment and The Committee on Education will hold a Public Hearing on the following matter and legislation:

  • “Summer Modernizations of District of Columbia Public Schools”
  • B21-831, the "Childhood Lead Prevention Amendment Act of 2016"

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.

Thursday, 10/6/2016

3:00pm

Room 120

HCD Public Hearing

The Committee on Housing and Community Development will hold a public hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-0837, The "Historic Preservation of Derelict District Properties Act of 2016"

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Community Development, at (202) 724-8900, or email omontiel@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business on October 5, 2016.

Thursday, 10/6/2016

6:30pm

Room 500

COW Public Hearing

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

  • B21-826, Constitution of the State of New Columbia Approval Amendment Act of 2016

Witnesses testifying on this bill at the September 27th hearing will not be allowed to testify a second time at this hearing. 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, October 2, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Tuesday, 10/11/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Thursday, 10/13/2016

2:00pm

Room 500

Education Public Roundtable

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

  • Issues Facing District of Columbia Youth

Youth, aged 21 and younger, who wish to testify can sign up online at http://bit.do/educationhearings. Individuals can also email Jessica Giles, Legislative Analyst, at jgiles@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, age, telephone number, school (if applicable), current grade (if applicable), organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Tuesday. October 11. 2016. Individuals wishing to testify are strongly encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Thursday, 10/13/2016

4:00pm

Room 412

TE Public Hearing

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

  • Department of Parks and Recreation Teen and Young Adult Programming
  • B21-695, the Upper Northwest Recreation Center Feasibility Study Act of 2016
  • B21-741, the Recreation Center at 4th and Chesapeake St. Feasibility Study Act of 2016

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.

Friday, 10/14/2016

10:00am

Room 412

COW Subcommittee LBDU Public Roundtable

The Committee of the Whole Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities will hold a Public Roundtable on the following matter:

  • “The Department of Small and Local Business Development's progress on Main Streets and Business Improvement Districts, and the Growing Role of Main Streets and BIDs in Supporting Local Business Development”

Those who wish to testify are asked to contact Ms. Jamie Gorosh, Legal Fellow with the Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities, via email at jgorosh@dccouncil.us or at (202) 741-0929 to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business Wednesday, October 12, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to bring 15 copies of written testimony to the roundtable.

Monday, 10/17/2016

11:00am

Room 500

COW Subcommittee LBDU Public Hearing

The Committee of the Whole Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-151, "Prohibition of the Sale of Powdered Alcohol Amendment Act of 2015"
  • B21-829, "Sale to Minors Penalty Clarification Amendment Act of 2016"
  • B21-849, "Omnibus Alcohol Beverage Regulation Amendment Act of 2016"
  • PR21-879, "Technical Amendment Approval Resolution of 2016"

Those who wish to testify are asked to contact Ms. Jamie Gorosh, Legal Fellow with the Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities, via email at jgorosh@dccouncil.us or at (202) 741-0929 to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business Thursday, October 13, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged· to bring 15 copies of written testimony to the hearing.

Tuesday, 10/18/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, Room 500, 10:00 AM - Committee of the Whole Meeting

Wednesday, 10/19/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Judiciary Public Hearing

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

  • B21-0879, THE "EXPANDING ACCESS TO JUSTICE ACT OF 2016"

Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee at (202) 724-7808, or via e-mail at judiciary@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business. October 14. 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.

Thursday, 10/20/2016

10:00am

Room 120

HCD & FR Public Hearing

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

  • B21-688, the "Displacement Prevention Amendment Act of 2016"

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Community Development, at (202) 724-8900, or email omontiel@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business on October 19, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to submit 15 copies of written testimony.

Wednesday, 10/26/2016

11:00am

Room 412

COW Subcommittee LBDU Public Hearing

The Committee of the Whole Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities will hold a Public Hearing on the following legislation:

  • B21-863, “Certified Business Enterprise Bonding Liability Clarification Amendment Act of 2016”

Those who wish to testify are asked to contact Ms. Jamie Gorosh, Legal Fellow with the Subcommittee on Local Business Development and Utilities, yia email at jgorosh@dccouncil.us or at (202) 741-0929 to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), by close of business Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to bring 15 copies of written testimony to the hearing.

Thursday, 10/27/2016

10:00am

Room 412

Education Public Hearing

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

  • At-Risk Funding for Public Schools

Those who wish to testify may sign-up online at http://bit.do/educationhearings or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061by5:00pm Tuesday, October 25. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.