Information on the BEGIn Act

Introduction Date March 21, 2017   Co-Introduced by Councilmembers Gray, R. White, T. White, Bonds, Cheh, Todd, and Chairman Mendelson   Co-Sponsor(s) Councilmembers Allen, Silverman, and Evans   Bill Summary – Some provisions of the BEGIn Act passed as part of the Birth-to-Three for All DC Act of 2018. This bill increases funding for early…

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…

B22-0355 – Bolstering Early Growth Investment 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…

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

Introduction Date: Apr 04, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers R. White, Cheh, Nadeau, Todd, Allen, Bonds, McDuffie, Silverman, and T. White Co-Sponsor(s) Councilmembers Gray and Grosso Bill Summary – Returning Citizens Opportunity to Succeed Amendment Act of 2017 passed in the 2019 Budget Support Act. The bill ensures that the Mayor’s Office on Returning Citizen Affairs…

B22-0230 – University of the District of Columbia Student Attraction and Retention 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…

B22-0203 – Infant and Toddler Developmental Health Services Act of 2017

Introduction Date: Mar 21, 2017 Introduced by: Councilmembers Gray, R. White, T. White, Bonds, Cheh, Todd, and Chairman Mendelson Bill Summary: As introduced, this bill pertains to the health and wellness of young children in the District. It includes provisions that requires the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services (DMHHS) to…