DC B23-0073 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 16 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-19 - Public Hearing Held
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


As introduced it authorizes the Attorney General to bring civil actions under the Human Rights Act. It clarifies that the aggrieved party in a fair housing action, may retain his or her own counsel and it also clarifies when the Attorney General may seek to withdraw from representing the aggrieved party while continuing to represent the District of Columbia's interests.

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Attorney General Civil Rights Enforcement Clarification Amendment Act Of 2019



2020-02-19CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2020-01-24CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2020-01-03CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-06-14CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-05-31CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-01-25CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0073 Published in the DC Register
2019-01-22CouncilReferred to Committee on Government Operations
2019-01-16CouncilIntroduced in Office of the Secretary

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