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Wednesday, 5/25/2016

2:00pm

canceled

Education Committee Meeting (canceled)

The Committee on Education's committee meeting has been canceled.

Thursday, 5/26/2016

11:00am

Room 500

BCRA Public Hearing on B21-712,the “Fair Shot Minimum Wage Amendment Act of 2016”

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

  •  B21-712, the "Fair Shot Minimum Wage 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, May 24, 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.

Wednesday, 6/1/2016

10:30am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Roundtable on PR 21-734

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

  • PR 21-734, Working Conditions Agreement between District of Columbia Government Office of Unified Communications and National Association of Government Employees/Service Employees International Union, Local R3-07 Resolution of 2016

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director at cow@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Monday, May 30, 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 May 30, 2016 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the hearing. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. A copy of PRs 21-733 and 21-734 can be obtained on http://lims.dccouncil.us, or through the Legislative Services Division (Room 10) of the Secretary of the Council's office.

Thursday, 6/2/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Judiciary Public Hearing on B21-0683, the “Comprehensive Youth Justice Amendment Act of 2016”

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

  •  B21-0683, the "Comprehensive Youth Justice Amendment Act of 2016"

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact Diamond Wade, Legislative Aide, at (202) 727-8204, or via e-mail at dwade@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business. May 27. 2016. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals testifying on their own behalf will be allowed a maximum of three minutes to testify. Witnesses should bring .twenty single-sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically to dwade@dccouncil.us.

Tuesday, 6/7/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Thursday, 6/9/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Transportation & Environment Public Hearing on B21-403, B21-455, B21-600, B21-736, B21-738

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

  • B21-403, the Department of Motor Vehicles Reform Amendment Act of 2016
  • B21-455, the Department of Motor Vehicles International Registration Plan Amendment Act of 2016
  • B21-600, the Free Licenses for Veterans Amendment Act of 2016
  • B21-736, the Improving Access to Identity Documents Act of 2016
  • B21-738, the Driver's License Fair Access and Equity Amendment 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. Aukim.a 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.

Wednesday, 6/15/2016

10:30am

Room 412

COW Public Hearing on B21-445 & B21-672

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

  • Bill 21-445, "Closing of Public Streets and Dedication of Land for Street and Alley Purposes in and abutting Squares 3953, 3954, 4024, 4025, and Parcel 143/45, S.O.
  • Bill 21-672, "Closing of Public Streets and the Dedication of Land for Street Purposes in Square 14-20357, Act of 2015" 620, S.0.15-54214, Act of 2016"

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole at (202) 724-8196, or email Evan Cash, Committee Director, at cow@dccouncil.us, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Monday, June 13, 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 13, 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. A copy 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, 6/21/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Additional meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold an additional meeting.

Tuesday, 6/21/2016

11:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold a regular meeting.

Wednesday, 6/22/2016

10:00am

Room 500

Joint Oversight Hearing on Lead Testing in Public Facilities

The Committees on Education & the Transportation and the Environment will hold an oversight hearing on the following matter:

  • Lead Testing in Public Facilities

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, June 20. 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.

Wednesday, 6/22/2016

2:00pm

Room 123

Education Committee Meeting

The Committee on Education will hold a committee meeting.