- B18-449, "Foster Care Youth Identity Protection Amendment Act of 2009", public hearing: The Committee on Human Services (CM Wells, Ward 6, chair) is holding a public hearing on December 9 at 1:00 pm. The purpose of the legislation is to discover if foster kids, prior to their emancipation, have had their identities stolen. Details about testifying are in the hearing notice.
- Aquatic programs in the Department of Parks and Recreation: The Committee on Libraries, Parks and Recreation (CM Thomas, Ward 5, chair) is holding a public oversight hearing on December 7 at 10:00 am. The purpose of the hearing is to consider concerns and challenges in DPR. Details about the hearing, including how to testify, are in the hearing notice.
- Youth Issues: The Committee of the Whole (Council Chair Vince Gray, At-large, chair) is holding the next youth-only hearing on December 12 at 10:00 am. Details are in the hearing notice.
- "The Performance of the HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD, and Tuberculosis Administration" public oversight roundtables: The Committee on Health (CM Catania, At-large, chair) has scheduled two hearings concerning the administration’s performance in facilitating and monitoring the delivery of HIV/AIDS services to DC residents. The first hearing will be held on December 4, the second on December 11.
Monday, November 23, 2009
Council hearings noticed in 11/20 DCR
There are a number of hearing notices published in the November 20, 2009 DC Register related to children and youth: