B22-0274 – Dedicated Funding for the Arts and Humanities Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: May 02, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Evans, Grosso, Cheh, Gray, Nadeau, Todd, R. White, and Allen Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill requires that certain sales tax revenue shall be deposited into the Arts and Humanities Enterprise Fund. It also incorporates into the general sales tax of the District of Columbia sales made…

B22-0273 – Common Interest Communities Remedial Funding Act of 2017

Introduction Date: May 02, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Bonds, Nadeau, T. White, R. White, and Silverman Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a program, the Common Interest Community Remedial Grant program, to provide nontaxable grants to income-eligible boards to remedy building and housing code violations in common areas. The Mayor shall administer the program…

B22-0268 – Returning Citizens Opportunity to Succeed Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers R. White, Cheh, Nadeau, Todd, Allen, Bonds, McDuffie, Silverman, and T. White Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill requires the Mayor’s Office of Returning Citizens to maintain a database containing the names, location, and contact information for all DC residents held by the Federal Bureau of Prisons…

B22-0235 – Managing Outdoor Work for Seniors Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers McDuffie, T. White, R. White, Bonds, Nadeau, and Silverman Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a program and supporting fund in the Office on Aging, the Managing Outdoor Work for Seniors program (MOWS), and MOWS fund, respectively. The program shall provide gardening services for seniors. Click…

B22-0232 – School Health Innovations Grant Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Gray, Nadeau, R. White, Grosso, Cheh, and McDuffie Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a new program in the Department of Behavioral Health (DBH), the School Health Innovations Grant program, to expand access to behavioral health services in District public schools and communities. Clinic operators shall…

B22-0230 – University of the District of Columbia Student Attraction and Retention Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Nadeau, Silverman, Todd, R. White, McDuffie, and T. White Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill provides a full tuition scholarship at the University of the District of Columbia if certain eligibility standards are met. To be eligible, the student must have graduated in the top 10% of…

B22-0227 – TANF Child Benefit Protection Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Nadeau, Silverman, Todd, R. White, McDuffie, and T. White Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill removes the reduced benefit structure for individuals who receive TANF for more than 60 months. It provides that portions of TANF payments are designated for children (80%) and for parents (20%). It…

B22-0226 – Housing Production Trust Fund Guarantee Funding Amendment Act of 2015

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Bonds, McDuffie, T. White, R. White, and Nadeau Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill requires the that housing production trust fund be supported by $120 million of the real property tax and the deed recordation tax, combined, or 25% of the real property transfer tax and 25%…

B22-0225 – Defending Access to Women’s Health Care Services Temporary Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Allen, Bonds, Evans, McDuffie, Silverman, R. White, Gray, Cheh, Grosso, Nadeau, Todd, T. White, and Chairman Mendelson Bill Summary: To amend, on a temporary basis, the Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Federal Law Conformity Act of 2000 to require insurers to cover preventative services for women without…

B22-0223 – Public Restroom Facilities Installation and Promotion Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Apr 03, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Nadeau, Silverman, Grosso, and R. White Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a working group which includes the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority, the District Department of Transportation, the Department of General Services, the Department of Human Services, the Department of Parks and Recreation,…