DC B23-0031 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-1)
Status: Passed on April 27 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-07-24 - Law L23-0110, Effective from Jun 24, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8971
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Law 23-110 provides employees with up to 2 hours of paid leave in order to vote in the District of Columbia elections. FUNDING NOTE - This bill is Subject to Appropriations. See Fiscal Impact Statement in "Other Documents" tab.

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Paid Leave to Vote Amendment Act of 2019 (aka "Leave to Vote Amendment Act of 2020")


Roll Calls

2020-04-07 - Council - Final Reading (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-04-07 - Council - Amendment #1 (Allen) (Y: 0 N: 0 NV: 12 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2020-03-03 - Council - First Reading CC (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-07-24CouncilLaw L23-0110, Effective from Jun 24, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8971
2020-05-15CouncilAct A23-0301 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 5057
2020-05-12CouncilTransmitted to Congress
2020-05-05CouncilReturned from Mayor
2020-04-27CouncilSigned by the Mayor and Enacted with Act Number A23-0301
2020-04-17CouncilTransmitted to Mayor, Response Due on May 1, 2020
2020-04-07CouncilFinal Reading
2020-04-07CouncilAmendment #1 (Allen)
2020-03-03CouncilFirst Reading, CC
2020-02-26CouncilCommittee Report Filed
2020-02-25CouncilCommittee Mark-up of B23-0031
2019-06-13CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2019-05-24CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-01-18CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0031 Published in the DC Register
2019-01-08CouncilReferred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety
2019-01-08CouncilIntroduced in Legislative Meeting

Washington D.C. State Sources

Bill Comments 750