Joint Hearing on Minimum Wage Bills

Monday, October 28, 2013

10:00AM

Room 500

Hearing Video

Hearing Video 2

Hearing Video 3

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

  • Bill 20-438, the Minimum Wage and Accrued Sick and Safe Leave Amendment Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-459, the Minimum Wage Amendment Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-460, the Living Wage for All Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-463, Minimum Wage Revision Commission Establishment Amendment Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-480, the Earned Sick and Safe Leave Act of 2013

Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public hearing are asked to contact Ms. Faye Caldwell, Administrative Assistant to the Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs, at (202) 727-6683, or via e-mail at fcaldwell@dccouncil.us or Gene Fisher, Committee Director, at gfisher@dccouncil.us and furnish their names, addresses, telephone numbers, and organizational affiliation, if any, by the close of business Monday, October 21, 2013. Each witness is requested to bring 20 copies of his/her written testimony. Representatives of government agencies, corporate industry, and industry organizations 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.

If you are unable to testify at the public oversight roundtable, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. The official record will remain open until close of business November 11, 2013. Copies of written statements should be submitted to the Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory Affairs, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite G-6 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004.