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B23-0079IntroAs introduced it increases the homestead exemption for residential properties owned by single families and cooperative housing associations from $67,500 to $125,000. Pursuant to Rule 350, a motion to recommit the measure to committee was approved on...
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2019-02-13
Committee Report Filed
B23-0102IntroAs introduced it authorizes the dispensation of medical marijuana and use by qualifying patients over the age of 21 at safe-use facilities. It allows patients to purchase medical marijuana on a provisional basis upon submitting an application for a M...
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0102 Published in the DC Register
B23-0107IntroAs introduced it requires the District to reimburse indirect costs at the same rate a non-profit organization has negotiated to receive for a current federal contract or grant. Modified total direct costs must be at a flat rate if the grant or contr...
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0107 Published in the DC Register
B23-0104IntroAs introduced it designates the portions of Tingey Street, S.E., and N Street, S.E., between New Jersey Avenue, S.E., abutting Squares 770, 771 and W-771 as Tingey Square.
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0104 Published in the DC Register
B23-0113IntroAs introduced it provides real property tax relief to property located at 3825 South Capitol Street, S.W., and 546 Newcomb Street, S.E.
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0113 Published in the DC Register
B23-0103IntroAs introduced it establishes the Comprehensive Code of Conduct of the District of Columbia for elected officials and employees. It also provides that the District of Columbia Board of Ethics and Government Accountability administer and enforce the Co...
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0103 Published in the DC Register
B23-0110IntroAs introduced it extends the deadline to terminate the Bryant Street Tax increment Financing Area from March 1, 2019 to March 1, 2020.
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0110 Published in the DC Register
B23-0114IntroAs introduced it permits the Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department to rehire retired sergeants and detectives up to seven years after the effective date of the bill and authorizes them to be employed for up to five years from the date of hire a...
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2019-02-08
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0114 Published in the DC Register
B23-0098IntroAs introduced it establishes a "Funeral Bill of Rights" to include certain violations of District regulations governing the practice of funeral directors as unlawful trade practices. It also requires the posting and distribution of the bill of right...
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2019-02-05
To Council Business and Economic Development Committee
B23-0094IntroAs introduced it requires that District of Columbia Public Schools and Public Charter Schools provide education on the process of making an anatomical gift. Schools must provide information about the life-saving and life-enhancing effects of organ, ...
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2019-02-05
To Council Education Committee
B23-0002PassSports Wagering Lottery Clarification Emergency Amendment Act Of 2019
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2019-02-01
Act A23-0002, Expires on April 23, 2019 Published in DC Register Vol 66 and Page 1452
B23-0072IntroSections 2, 3, 4, 5, and 10 are referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety, and then to the Committee of the Whole. Sections 2, 6, and 7 are referred to the Committee on Business and Economic Development and then to the Committee of...
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0072 Published in the DC Register
B23-0082IntroAs introduced it allows persons seeking to discharge delinquent debt of $100 or more from the commission of a traffic infraction to participate in a deferred payment plan. It also allows for appeals of decisions denying access to a deferred payment p...
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0082 Published in the DC Register
B23-0078IntroAs introduced it provides exemptions to corner store retail establishments located in ANC 1B regarding the prohibition of a retail license in a residential use district if the applicant's establishment meets certain restrictions on off-site consumpti...
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0078 Published in the DC Register
B23-0088IntroAs introduced it symbolically designates the 800 block of Decatur Street, N.E. as Downs Way.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0088 Published in the DC Register
B23-0093IntroAs introduced it designates the District government building in Lot 20 in Square 532, bounded by E Street, N.W., Indiana Avenue, N.W., 4th Street, N.W., and 3rd Street, N.W., in Ward 6, as the Marion S. Barry Building.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0093 Published in the DC Register
B23-0076IntroAs introduced it provides for a real property tax exemption for DC Pancakes, LLC, located at 3100 14th Street, N.W.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0076 Published in the DC Register
B23-0077IntroAs introduced it provides real property tax relief to certain property owned by Washington Parks & People.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0077 Published in the DC Register
B23-0090IntroAs introduced it establishes a Commission on Poverty to address the needs and interests of persons in poverty. The Commission must evaluate existing and subsequent anti-poverty programs to determine their effectiveness and make recommendations for i...
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0090 Published in the DC Register
B23-0074IntroAs introduced it exempts low income housing tax credit redevelopment projects from TOPA notice requirements.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0074 Published in the DC Register
B23-0087IntroAs introduced it abates the imposition of taxes on real property known as Park 7 at Minnesota-Benning.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0087 Published in the DC Register
B23-0084IntroAs introduced it allows students to self-administer sunscreen at school without a medication action plan. It also provides training for school officials and agents of the school on how to administer and store sunscreen.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0084 Published in the DC Register
B23-0083IntroAs introduced it limits the application of contributory negligence in cases of a collision between an electric mobility device user and a motor vehicle. An electric mobility device is defined as an electric scooter or battery-assisted bicycle.
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0083 Published in the DC Register
B23-0091IntroAs introduced it establishes, as a subordinate agency within the executive branch of the District government, the Department of Buildings. The Department is charged with promoting the health, safety, and quality of life of residents and visitors in t...
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0091 Published in the DC Register
B23-0085IntroAs introduced utility companies must send a duplicate of any notification of a utility bill that has been past due for 90 days or more and any notification of termination of service due to a past due bill that it sends to a tenant assistance recipien...
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2019-01-25
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0085 Published in the DC Register
B23-0070IntroAs introduced it requires a basic business license with an entertainment endorsement to stage and operate a special event in the District of Columbia. It also establishes a safety qualification program for technicians employed in the staging of speci...
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2019-01-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
B23-0067IntroAs introduced it expands the right of sexual assault victims to a sexual assault victims advocate and establishes the types of communications that are confidential. It clarifies the duties of the Sexual Assault Response Team as well as the rights of ...
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2019-01-22
To Council Judiciary and Public Safety Committee
B23-0024IntroAs introduced it establishes an Interstate Compact prohibiting a party, state, or local jurisdiction from providing certain public incentives or financing for the construction or maintenance of facilities for a professional football team franchise in...
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2019-01-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
B23-0069IntroAs introduced it amends and enacts "Title 49.Military Family" of the District of Columbia Official Code.
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2019-01-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
B23-0071IntroUniform Power Of Attorney Amendment Act Of 2019
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2019-01-22
To Council Judiciary and Public Safety Committee
B23-0023IntroAs introduced it designates the alley within Square 514, bounded by 5th Street, N.W., M Street, N.W., 4th Street, N.W., and New York Avenue, N.W. in Ward 6, as Crowdy Court.
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2019-01-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
B23-0068IntroAs introduced it designates the 900 Block of Underwood Street, NW., between Georgia Avenue, N.W. and Piney Branch Road, N.W., as Bishop Sherman S. Howard Way.
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2019-01-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
B23-0050IntroAs introduced it establishes a scholarship program to provide free tuition and cost of mandatory fees to students enrolled at the University of the District of Columbia Community College.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0050 Published in the DC Register
B23-0032IntroAs introduced it provides the Delegate to the House of Representatives from the District of Columbia the right to vote in the House of Representatives on any matter restricted in its application exclusively to the District.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0032 Published in the DC Register
B23-0056IntroAs introduced it provides additional real property tax relief for lower income District seniors, and eliminates the tax notch that currently exists when a household's adjusted gross income reaches $128,950 by phasing out the deduction up to $180,000.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0056 Published in the DC Register
B23-0062IntroAs introduced it broadens the Executive Branch's authority to use the Contingency Cash Reserve to respond to nonrecurring or unforeseen changes to the budget. It raises the reprogramming threshold and eliminates restrictions on the Executive's abili...
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0062 Published in the DC Register
B23-0058IntroAs introduced it provides free tuition to all police officers, spouses, and their children who want to pursue the University of the District of Columbia's Bachelors or Associates program. It also provides vouchers to attend other higher education ins...
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0058 Published in the DC Register
B23-0052IntroAs introduced it reduces the total cost of a basic business license, and all required endorsements, taxes, and fees, for businesses with taxable income of $100,000 or less.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0052 Published in the DC Register
B23-0047IntroAs introduced it prohibits nondisclosure agreements or other documents, as a condition of employment or otherwise, from preventing the disclosure of factual information related to claims alleging certain sexual offenses, harassment or discrimination....
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0047 Published in the DC Register
B23-0053IntroAs introduced it establishes a baby-proofing home modification grant program to aid qualified residents with the cost of improving the safety and well-being of infants and toddlers at home.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0053 Published in the DC Register
B23-0036IntroAs introduced it prohibits insurance companies from factoring the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis in decisions related to the issuance of disability, life, or long-term care insurance policies. Pre-exposure prophylaxis is defined as daily oral antire...
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0036 Published in the DC Register
B23-0060IntroAs introduced it restores and expands the income tax exclusion for pensions, or military and retired pay and restores the deduction for long-term care insurance.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0060 Published in the DC Register
B23-0037IntroAs introduced it includes LGBTQ seniors and seniors with HIV in the definition of groups of greatest social need for the purpose of allocating funds. It also establishes an LGBTQ HIV long-term care bill of rights.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0037 Published in the DC Register
B23-0043IntroAs introduced it establishes a Rainy Day Refund Program in the Office of Tax and Revenue to provide a means for DC Earned Income Tax Credit recipients to utilize a portion of their refundable tax returns as a matched savings vehicle.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0043 Published in the DC Register
B23-0044IntroAs introduced it authorizes that upon a judicial finding of an intrafamily offense, the parties may obtain a divorce within 3 months of filing a complaint provided that they have lived separate and apart since the date of the offense. Among other thi...
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0044 Published in the DC Register
B23-0059IntroFirst Responder Income Tax Exclusion Amendment Act Of 2019
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0059 Published in the DC Register
B23-0049IntroAs introduced, it establishes a classroom innovation grant program to provide funding to District of Columbia public and public charter elementary schools to allow classroom teachers to utilize technology to enhance students' learning experience.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0049 Published in the DC Register
B23-0026IntroAs introduced it establishes a grant program to assist local festivals and other events with offering bike valet services.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0026 Published in the DC Register
B23-0045IntroAs introduced it creates regulations that govern the removal of bedbugs. It also requires landlords to notify adjoining tenants of infestations. Landlords and pest control operators are required to report infestations to DCRA and among other things ...
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0045 Published in the DC Register
B23-0061IntroAs introduced it allows for the transferability of the tax cap for properties owned at least 50% by a person 65 years of age or older.
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2019-01-18
Notice of Intent to Act on B23-0061 Published in the DC Register
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