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Tuesday, 11/28/2017

10:30am

Room 412

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-60, Grocery Store Restrictive Covenant Prohibition Act of 2017
  • B22-182, Vacant and Abandoned Residential Property Foreclosure Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-185, Consumer Protection Clarification and Enhancement Act of 2017

Those who wish to testify must email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Randi Powell, Legislative Policy Advisor, at  202-724-8196, and provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title {if any) by close of business Friday,  November 24, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the  close of business on Monday, November 27, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses  should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Tuesday, 11/28/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Health Public Hearing

The Health of Public Hearing would like to hold a meeting on the following Legislation:

  • BILL 22-0510, THE "DINING WITH DOGS ACT OF 2017"
  • BILL 22-0511, THE "POOLS WITHOUT PENALTIES ACT OF 2017"
  • BILL 22-0523, THE "REMOVING BARRIERS TO OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES AMENDMENT ACT 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Committee Legislative Analyst at (202) 654-6179 or mcameron@dccouncil.us, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 24, 2017.

Tuesday, 11/28/2017

11:00am

Room 123

Transportation & the Environment Public Roundtable

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

  • PR22-493, Water and Sewer Authority Board of Directors Jed Ross Confirmation Resolution of 2017
  • PR22-565, Water and Sewer Authority Board of Directors Krystal Brumfield Confirmation Resolution of 2017

 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.

Tuesday, 11/28/2017

1:30pm

Room 120

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Roundtable

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Roundtable on the following Legislation:

  • PR22-0467, the "Homeland Security Commission Brad Belzak Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0468, the "Homeland Security Commission Meloyde Batten-Mickens Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0469, the "Sentencing Commission Marvin Turner Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0470, the "Corrections Information Council Calvin Woodland, Jr Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0471, the "Board of Elections Michael Gill Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0562, the "District Of Columbia Board of Ethics and Government Accountability Darrin Sobin Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0573, the "Commission on Human Rights Adam Maier Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0574, the "Commission on Human Rights Gunther Sanabria Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0575, the "Commission on Human Rights Anika Simpson Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0576, the "Commission on Human Rights Earl Fowlkes Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0584, the "Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency Christopher Rodriguez Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0597, the "Commission on Human Rights Clifton Lewis Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0600, the "Homeland Security Commission Joseph Green Confirmation Resolution of 2017"

 The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the roundtable should contact the Committee via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us or at (202) 727-8232, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational  affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Wednesday, November 22. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses should bring twenty  single-sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Wednesday, 11/29/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing

The Committee on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-0505, "Reverse Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2017"
  • B22-0448, "Senior Tenants and Residents with Disabilities Rental Assistance Program Amendment Act of 2017"

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization, 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 November 28, 2017. 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, 11/30/2017

10:00am

Room 123

Labor & Workforce Development Public Hearing

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-552, the "Office of Employee Appeals Hearing Examiner Classification Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-553, the "Public Employee Relations Board Term Limit Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-554, the "Adult Career Pathways Taskforce Expansion Amendment Act of 2017"

Those who wish to testify before the Committee are asked to contact Ms. Charnisa Royster at labor@dccouncil.us or (202) 724-7772 by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017, to provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any), as well as the language of oral interpretation, if any, they require. Those wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. Those representing organizations will have five minutes to present their testimony, and other individuals  will have three minutes to present their testimony; less time may be allowed jf there are a large number of witnesses.

Thursday, 11/30/2017

4:00pm

Room 412

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Hearing

The Committee on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-326 – “Advisory Neighborhood Commission Purchase Cards Amendment Act of 2017”
  • B22-348 – “Advisory Neighborhood Commission Candidate Proof of Residence Amendment Act of 2017”

Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization, 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 November 29, 2017. 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, 12/4/2017

11:00am

Room 120

Human Services Public Roundtable

The Committe on Human Services will hold a Public Roundtable on the following Legislation:

  • PR22-0454, the "Office of Disability Rights Matthew McCullough Confirmation Resolution of 2017"

 The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at humanservices@dccouncil.us or at (202) 724-8170, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational  affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Thursday, November 30, 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. Witnesses are encouraged to bring  twenty single-sided copies of their written testimony.

Tuesday, 12/5/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Legislative Meeting

TENTH LEGISLATIVE MEETING

Wednesday, 12/6/2017

9:30am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole & Health Public Hearing

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

  • B22-177, Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Approval Act of 2017 and
  • B22-275, Making Rodent Syndicates Flee Restaurants, Interior Settings, Basements and Yards Amendment Act of 2017

Those who wish to testify must email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call Randi Powell, Legislative Policy Advisor, at 202-724-8196, and provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title {if any) by close of business  Monday, December 4, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the  roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

Wednesday, 12/6/2017

3:30pm

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-539, Boris Nemtsov Plaza 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 at (202) 724-7130, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of business December 4, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on December 4, 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. 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, 12/7/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Transportation & the Environment Public Hearing

The Committee on Transportation & the Environment will hold a Public Hearing on the following Matter & Legislation:

  • Implementation of the Sustainable Solid Waste Management Amendment Act of 2014
  • B22-501 - Residential Composting Incentives Amendment Act of 2017

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, 12/7/2017

12:00pm

Room 500

Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

The Committee on the Judiciary & Public Safety will hold a Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-268, the "Returning Citizens Opportunity to Succeed Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-287, the "Injured Metropolitan Police Officer Relief Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-514, the "Relief from Firearms Disqualification Amendment Act of 2017"
  • B22-524, the "Maternal Mortality Review Committee Establishment Act of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us or at (202) 727-8275, and provide their name, telephone number, organiiational affiliation,  and title {if any), by close of business Monday, December 4. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals · will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses are encouraged to bring twenty single- sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony ele'ctronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 12/7/2017

4:00pm

Room 412

Education Public Oversight Hearing

The Committee on Education will hold a Public Oversight Hearing 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 or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061 by 5:00pm Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged to bring 10 copies of their written testimony. Individuals can also email Ashley Strange, Committee Assistant, astrange@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, age, telephone number, school (if applicable), current grade (if applicable), organizational affiliation and title (if any) by 5:00pm on  December 5. Each person should limit their testimony to three (3) minutes in order to permit each witness an opportunity to testify.

Friday, 12/8/2017

10:00am

Room 412

Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization Public Roundtable

The Committe on Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization will hold a Public Roundtable on the following Legislation:

  • PR22-0481, the "Rental Housing Commission Lisa M. Gregory Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0495, the "Real Estate Commission Edward K. Downs Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0599, the "Real Estate Commission David W. Forster Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0561, the "District of Columbia Housing Authority Board of Commissioners Joshua Lopez Confirmation Resolution of 2017"
  • PR22-0585, the "Housing Production Trust Fund Board LaKeeshia A. Fox Confirmation Resolution of 2017"

 Those who wish to testify are requested to telephone the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization, 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 December 7, 2017. 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. 

Friday, 12/8/2017

1:00pm

Room 123

Education Public Roundtable

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

  • PR22-0560, Public Charter School Board Naomi Shelton Confirmation Resolution of 2017

Friday, 12/8/2017

2:00pm

Room 120

Transportation & the Environment Public Roundtable

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

  • PR22-564, the Director of the District Department of Transportation Jeff Marootian Confirmation Resolution of 2017

 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.

Tuesday, 12/12/2017

9:00am

Room 500

Government Operations Public Hearing

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

  • B22-324, Notary Public Electronic Establishment and Enhancement Amendment Act of 2017
  • B22-467, Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts of 2017

Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public hearing are asked to CQntact Faye Caldwell of the Committee on Government Operations at (202) 724-6663 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, December 11, 2017. 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. 

Tuesday, 12/12/2017

12:00pm

Room 412

Judiciary & Public Safety & Health Public Hearing

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

  • B22-458, the "Opioid Overdose Prevention Act of 2017"
  • B22-459, the "Opioid Abuse Treatment Act of 2017"

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 & Public Safety 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 Thursday, December 7. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses are encouraged to bring twenty single-sided copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us.

Thursday, 12/14/2017

9:30am

Room 123

Committee of the Whole Public Hearing

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

  • B22-463, the "Rolark Place and Calvin and Wilhelmina Rolark 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 Michael Battle, Legislative Counsel at (202) 724-8108, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any) by close of  business December 12 2017. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on December 12, 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. 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, 12/14/2017

11:00am

Room 500

Human Services Public Oversight Roundtable

The Committee on Human Services will hold a Public Oversight Roundtable on the following Matter:

  • THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES' RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAM

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at humanservices@dccouncil.us or at (202) 724-8170, and provide their name, telephone number, organizational  affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Tuesday, December 12, 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. Witnesses are encouraged to bring  twenty single-sided copies of their written testimony.

Monday, 12/18/2017

11:00am

Room 412

Health Public Hearing

The Health of Public Hearing would like to hold a meeting on the following Legislation:

  • BILL 22-0480, THE "VULNERABLE POPULATION AND EMPLOYER PROTECTION AMENDMENT ACT OF 2017"
  • BILL 22-0482, THE "LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM AMENDMENT ACT OF 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Malcolm Cameron, Committee Legislative Analyst at (202) 654-6179 or mcameron@dccouncil.us; and provide your name, organizational affiliation.(if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 14, 2017.

Tuesday, 12/19/2017

10:00am

Room 500

Committee of the Whole Meeting

The Committee of the Whole will hold a regular Meeting.