Here is the schedule of meetings for the D.C. Council and its committees for the coming week. All meetings are held at the Council Chamber, Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, unless otherwise noted.
Special committee on a comprehensive policy for local, small and disadvantaged business enterprises public oversight hearing, Room 412, 10 a.m. Agenda item: fostering greater access to capital.
Human services public oversight hearing, 11 a.m. Agenda item: contracts related to the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families employment program.
No scheduled public meetings.
Economic development public hearing, Room 413, 10 a.m. Agenda item: "Urban Renewal Plan for the Shaw School Urban Renewal Modification Approval Resolution of 2005," PR 16-363. To approve modifications to the plan for the Shaw area, in Ward 2, as adopted by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 5.
Fifteenth legislative meeting, 10 a.m. Agenda items: Consent agenda reading and vote on proposed ceremonial resolutions: "Millions More Movement Day Resolution of 2005" and "Tudor Place Historic House and Garden 200th Anniversary Recognition Resolution of 2005." Final reading and vote on proposed bills: "District Department of the Environment Establishment Act of 2005," Bill 16-16. "Closing of a Portion of a Public Alley in Square 5217, S.O. 03-1548, Act of 2005," Bill 16-209. First reading on proposed bills: "Old Morgan School Place Designation Act of 2005," Bill 16-29. "Walt Whitman Way Designation Act of 2005," Bill 16-169. "Dedication of Portions of the Alley System in Square 5252, S.O. 03-1707, Act of 2005," Bill 16-290. "Karyn Barquin Adult Protective Services Self-Neglect Expansion Amendment Act of 2005," Bill 16-46. "Stevie Sellows ICF-MR Quality Improvement Act of 2005," Bill 16-170. Reading and vote on proposed resolutions: "District of Columbia Commemorative Works Committee David Lorren Retland Confirmation Resolution of 2005," PR 16-269. Final reading and vote on temporary legislation: "Criminal Background Checks for the Protection of Children Clarification Temporary Amendment Act of 2005," Bill 16-407. "Natural Gas Taxation Relief Temporary Amendment Act of 2005." "Gasoline Fuel Tax Relief Examination Temporary Act of 2005." "Natural Gas Consumer Relief Temporary Act of 2005." "Health Care Decisions for Persons with Mental Retardation Temporary Amendment Act of 2005." "Department of Small and Local Business Development Clarification Temporary Act of 2005." "Producer Summary Suspension Temporary Amendment Act of 2005." Non-consent agenda reading and vote on emergency legislation: "Center for Mental Health Funding Emergency Declaration Resolution of 2005." "Center for Mental Health Funding Emergency Act of 2005."
Consumer and regulatory affairs public oversight hearing, 10 a.m. Agenda items: noise issues and enforcement in residential/commercial areas.
Public works and the environment public oversight hearing, Room 412, 10 a.m. Agenda item: the District's recycling operations.
Public works and the environment public hearing, 2 p.m. Agenda items: "Parking Sign Control Amendment Act of 2005," Bill 16-317. To amend Title 18 of the D.C. municipal regulations; to authorize the director of the Department of Transportation to grant applications to prohibit or reserve parking; to establish fees for such prohibitions or reservation; to establish violations for prohibited acts associated therewith; and to grant the director the exclusive authority to design signs controlling temporary reserved and emergency parking on public space.