Judiciary & Public Safety Public Hearing

Thursday, October 19, 2017


Room 123

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

  • B22-408, the "Fare Evasion Decriminalization Act of 2017"
  • B22-452, the "Clemency Board Establishment 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. October 13. 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.