Public Vehicle-for-Hire Industry
PUBLIC OVERSIGHT HEARING ON
INNOVATIONS IN THE PUBLIC VEHICLE-FOR-HIRE INDUSTRY
THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE
TAXICAB SERVICE IMPROVEMENT AMENDMENT ACT OF 2012
AND A PUBLIC HEARING ON
BILL 19-892, THE SEDAN CLASS AMENDMENT ACT OF 2012
On Monday, September 24, 2012, Councilmember Mary M. Cheh, Chairperson of the Committee on the Environment, Public Works, and Transportation, will hold a public hearing on the public vehicle-for-hire industry in the District of Columbia. The purpose of the hearing is to discuss innovations in the public vehicle-for-hire industry, the implementation of the Taxicab Service Improvement Amendment Act of 2012, and Bill 19-892, the Sedan Class Amendment Act of 2012.
The public hearing will begin at 11:00 a.m. in Room 500 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony, which will be made a part of the official record. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should register online or contact Ms. Aukima Benjamin, staff assistant to the Committee on the Environment, Public Works, and Transportation, at 202-724-8062, or via e-mail at email@example.com. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five (5) minutes for oral presentation and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three (3) minutes for oral presentation. Witnesses should bring 8 copies of their written testimony and should submit a copy of their testimony electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 either to the Committee on the Environment, Public Works, and Transportation, or to Ms. Nyasha Smith, Secretary to the Council, Room 5, John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at the end of the business day on November 21, 2012.