Here is the schedule of meetings for the D.C. Council and its committees for the coming week. All meetings are held in the Council Chamber at the Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, unless otherwise noted.


Judiciary hearing, 10 a.m. "Public Congestion and Venue Protection Act of 2004," Bill 15-450; "Increased Penalties for the Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-912; "Juvenile Car Theft Solution Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-973.

Public Interest subcommittee hearing, 10 a.m., Room 412. "Omnibus Utility Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-872; "Pay Telephone Services Provider Enhanced Protection Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-750.

Consumer and Regulatory Affairs, 2 p.m., Room 123. Mark-up: "Continuing Care Retirement Communities Act of 2004," Bill 15-094; mark-up: "Gallery Place Project Graphics Act of 2004," Bill 15-313; mark-up: "Captive Insurance Company Act of 2004," Bill 15-834; mark-up: "District of Columbia Cancer Prevention Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-875; mark-up: "Procedures for the Voluntary Withdrawal from the Market by Carriers Licensed in the District of Columbia to Sell Health Benefit Plans Act of 2004," Bill 15-876; mark-up: "Fire and Casualty Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-878.


Public Interest and Education, Libraries and Recreation joint hearing, 10 a.m. "School Accountability Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-886; "Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-913; "Management Rights Clarification Amendment Act of 2004," Bill 15-919.


Committee of the Whole hearing, 10 a.m. Historic Preservation Review Board confirmation resolutions for Gail Sylvia Lowe, Robert C. Sonderman, Kathy Henderson, Anne McCutcheon Lewis, John Michael Vlach, Tersh Boasberg and Denise L. Johnson.

Judiciary, 10 a.m., Room 120.

Government Operations, 2 p.m., Room 123.

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