Monday, October 24, 2011

Selected DC Council hearings noticed in October 21 DC Register

  • The Committee on Health (At-large CM David Catania, chair) is holding a public hearing on B19-355, "Public Assistance Clarification Amendment Act of 2011" November 10 at 2:00 pm.   Details about the hearing, including how to register to testify, are in the notice.
  • There will be a public hearing on B19-38, "Equal Access to Employment for All Act of 2011" November 9 at 11:00 am.   The hearing is being held by the Committee on Public Services and Consumer Affairs (Ward 7 CM Yvette Alexander, chair).   Details about the hearing, including how to register to testify, are in the notice.
  • The Committee on Health (At-large CM David Catania, chair) is holding a public hearing on the "Status of Health Care Reform Implementation in the District of Columbia" November 10 at 10:00 am.   Only those invited will be able to testify.   More information is in the notice.
  • The Committee on Health (At-large CM David Catania, chair) is holding a public oversight roundtable on "Youth Perspectives of District Health Programs" October 27 at 3:30 pm.

    The purpose of the roundtable is to hear from the young people from the Young Women's Project who worked with the committee to review youth-oriented health programs this past summer.   The youth will present their research, findings, and recommendations for ways to improve programs.

    More about the roundtable is in the notice.