Judiciary & Public Safety & Health Public Hearing

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


Room 412

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.