B22-0194 – DC Healthcare Alliance Program Recertification Simplification Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 21, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Nadeau, Grosso, Silverman, Cheh, R. White, Allen, and Bonds Bill Summary: As introduced it requires that the Mayor permit DC HealthCare Alliance program enrollees to complete the face-to-face interview requirement with a qualified community health organization, or over the phone with the Department of Human Services. Click…

B22-0192 – Fair Elections Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 21, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Grosso, Cheh, Silverman, Allen, R. White, Nadeau, McDuffie, T. White, and Chairman Mendelson Bill Summary: As introduced this bill provides for publicly funded political campaigns. It established a Fair Elections Program within the Office of Campaign Finance. It requires that the Office establish procedures for auditing and…

B22-0191 – Retirement Parity Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 21, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Silverman, Cheh, Nadeau, Evans, Allen, R. White, and Bonds Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill requires the Department of Human Resources to match 50% of eligible employee contributions to 457(b) retirement plans, in an amount not to exceed 1.5% of that employee’s annual regular salary. The program…

B22-0190 – Property Disposition Reform Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 21, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Silverman, Grosso, Evans, R. White, and T. White Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill requires the Mayor to issue a memorandum detailing the plan for the development or disposition of abandoned or deteriorated property. The memorandum must include statements describing any potential displacement and relocation of tenants.…

B22-0170 – At-Risk Tenant Protection Clarifying Amendment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 7, 2017

Introduced by: Councilmembers Bonds, Nadeau, Cheh, Silverman, R. White, McDuffie, and Chairman Mendelson

Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill authorizes the Office of the Attorney General to enforce the Consumer Protection Procedures Act against housing providers that violate laws that protect tenants.

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B22-0178 – Commission on Poverty in the District of Columbia Establishment Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 7, 2017

Introduced by: Councilmembers T. White, Bonds, Todd, R. White, Nadeau, and Silverman

Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a commission to study and reduce poverty in the District. The bill specifies the membership, term duration, vacancy, and meeting requirements of the commission.

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B22-0172 – Maternal Mental Health Task Force Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 7, 2017

Introduced by: Councilmembers Bonds, Nadeau, Cheh, Silverman, R. White, McDuffie, and Chairman Mendelson

Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill authorizes the Office of the Attorney General to enforce the Consumer Protection Procedures Act against housing providers that violate laws that protect tenants.

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B22-0168 – Public Housing Credit Building Pilot Program Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 7, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Bonds, Silverman, Todd, R. White, Gray, and Chairman Mendelson Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill establishes a pilot program that will allow residents in certain public housing properties to volunteer to have the timeliness of their rent payment reported to one or more of the major credit…