Committee of the Whole, Business and Economic Development, & Health Joint Public Hearing

Friday, May 19, 2017


Room 500

The Committee of the Whole, the Committee on Business & Economic Development, & the Committee on Health will hold a Joint Public Hearing on the following Legislation:

  • B22-207, the "East End Health Care Desert, Retail Desert, and Food Desert Elimination Act of 2017"

The Committee invites the public to testify at the hearing. Those who wish to testify should contact Cherita Whiting, Committee Legislative Clerk at (202) 727-7774 or, and provide your name, organizational affiliation (if any), and title with the organization, preferably by 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Witnesses should bring 15 copies of their written testimony to the hearing. The Committee allows individuals 3 minutes Lo 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 or mailed to: Council of the District of Columbia, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 113, Washington D.C. 20004.