COW Hearing on Multiple Contracting Bills

Tuesday, April 15, 2014


Room 412

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

  • Bill 20-21, Council Contract Review Repeal Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-75, District Contracting Price Reasonableness Assurance Amendment Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-477, Criteria for Council Review of Contracts Subcontractor Requirement Amendment Act of 2013
  • Bill 20-649, Contractor Pay-to-Play Elimination Amendment Act of 2014

Those who wish to testify should contact Evan Cash, Committee Director, at (202) 724-7002, or via e-mail at, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Friday, April 11, 2014. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on Friday, April 11, 2014 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.

If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Copies of written statements should be submitted to the Committee of the Whole, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 410 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on April 29, 2014