B22-0063 – Wi-Fi Task Force Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Jan 10, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Todd, Evans, Silverman, Bonds, R. White, and Nadeau Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a wireless network task force to provide policy recommendations on how the District can efficiently provide free wireless internet access throughout the District and construct and operate a municipal wireless network. Click…

B22-0047 – Government Contractor Pay-to-Play Prevention Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Jan 10, 2017 Introduced by: Chairman Mendelson and Councilmembers R. White, Cheh, Silverman, Allen, Grosso, and Nadeau Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill prohibits District government contracts valued at $100,000 or more with businesses and individuals that have made contributions to District elected officials. The prohibition is for one year and begins on…

B22-0039 – Community Use of School Facilities Task Force Establishment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Jan 10, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Allen, R. White, Bonds, and Grosso Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill requires the Department of General Services to establish a task force to identify issues and form recommendations regarding the after-hours use of school facilities for physical recreation. The Task Force must transmit a report of…

B22-0037 – Voter Address Confidentially Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Jan 10, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Allen, Evans, Todd, McDuffie, Cheh, Grosso, and R. White Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill permits survivors of: domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, and sexual trafficking to apply for confidential voter status. The confidentiality of their addresses shall be maintained by the Board of Elections. Click here…

B22-0035 – Mixed-use Affordable Housing Property and Deed Transfer and Recordation Tax Exemption Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Jan 10, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Nadeau, Bonds, Grosso, R. White, and Cheh Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill provides that properties eligible for low income housing tax credits that include a non-residential community use are also eligible for the exemptions provided in section 47-1005.02 of the DC Official Code. Click here to…

B22-0034 – Displacement Prevention Assistance Fund Establishment Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Jan 10, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Silverman, Nadeau, Grosso, T. White, R. White, and Allen Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a Displacement Prevention Assistance Fund to provide grants to law school clinics and other not-for-profit service providers to enhance their capacity to provide tenants and homeowners in designated economic development displacement…