Small Business Procurement Reform Omnibus

Introduced: November 19, 2019 BILL SUMMARY – As introduced Bill 23-545 provides remediation for subcontractors in the event of non-payment by contractors or higher-tier subcontractors. It requires that payments be made to subcontractors within 7 days of receipt of funds paid to contractor from the District agency. It also standardizes program compliance verification with a…

Senior Co-Living Program Establishment Act of 2019

Introduced: November 5, 2019 BILL SUMMARY – As introduced Bill 23-537 establishes within the Department of Housing and Community Development a Senior Co-Living Program to provide financial assistance to support senior homeowners to rent spare rooms to other senior residents. Eligibility requirements for homeowners include proof that the applicant is 60 years or older and…

Renewable Energy Future Amendment Act of 2019

Introduced: October 8, 2019 BILL SUMMARY – As introduced Bill 23-497 requires the Department of General Services to conduct an evaluation of the viability and cost of initiating or expanding renewable energy generation, including an analysis of the potential for capturing solar and wind energy on-site at every District Government-owned facility as part of the…

Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development Limited Grant Making Authority for CheckIt Enterprises Amendment Act of 2019

Introduced: July 11, 2019 BILL SUMMARY – As introduced Bill 23-404 provides the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development with authority to issue a grant to enable the acquisition of a facility in historic Anacostia, at 1920 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, S.E., Washington, D.C., 20020, which will serve as an educational and resource…

Shared Services to Improve Housing Counseling Act of 2019

Introduced: April 23, 2019 BILL SUMMARY – As introduced it establishes a program for community-based nonprofit organization that support the Department of Housing and Community Development’s (DHCD) affordable housing and community development programs to share services, to build organizational capacity and reduce costs. DHCD shall select a partner to assist community-based nonprofit organization in accessing…