Judiciary and Public Safety Public Hearing

Thursday, June 22, 2017


Room 412

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

  • Bill 22-0222, the “Sexual Assault Victims' Rights Amendment Act of 2017"
  • Bill 22-0255, the "Child Neglect and Sex Trafficking Amendment Act of 2017"
  • Bill 22-0266, the "Victim Services Omnibus Amendment 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, organizational affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Friday, June 16. 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.