B22-0404 – Criminal Record Accuracy Assurance Act of 2017

Introduction Date Jul 11, 2017   Co-Introduced by Councilmembers McDuffie, Todd, Bonds, Grosso, Nadeau, and T. White   Co-Sponsor(s) Councilmembers Allen and Gray   Bill Summary – As introduced, this bill ensures that sealed or expunged offenses and arrests without convictions are not used against residents applying for jobs or housing.   Click here to view…

White Proposes Early Child Development Bill

“I have a daughter, Madison, who will turn one-year-old next week,” White said at a news conference at the Community Educational Research Group in Ward 8. “Madison is learning things every day and we want to provide a strong educational foundation for her at this time. My wife Christy stays with Madison for now but soon she will have to go back to work. It has been a difficult to find reasonably [priced] child care but we have done that. However, many families in the District cannot do that and the child suffers.”

B22-0355 – Bolstering Early Growth Investment Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date Jun 27, 2017   Co-Introduced by Councilmembers McDuffie, Silverman, T. White, Allen, Cheh, Nadeau, and Todd   Co-Sponsor(s) Councilmember Grosso   Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill will increase reimbursement rates for providers that accept child care vouchers, create a shared administrative services program, increase salaries for child care workers, create a one-stop-center to…

B22-0289 – Office to Affordable Housing Task Force Establishment Act of 2017

Introduction Date May 16, 2017   Co-Introducers Councilmembers R. White, Todd, Gray, Silverman, Grosso, Cheh, and Bonds   Co-Sponsors Councilmembers Allen and Evans   BILL SUMMARY – As introduced, this bill establishes a task force, the Office to Affordable Housing Task Force, to determine the impact of transitioning existing vacant commercial space to affordable units…