Hearing on FY 2018 Budget Legislation


Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces a public hearing before the Committee of the Whole to consider the “Fiscal Year 2018 Local Budget Act of 2017,” “Fiscal Year 2018 Federal Budget Act of 2017,” and “Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Act of 2017.”  The hearing will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 12, 2017 in Hearing Room 500 of the John A. Wilson Building.

Those who wish to testify are asked to email the Committee of the Whole at cow@dccouncil.us, or call 202-724-8196, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Wednesday, May 12, 2017.  Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony.  Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses.

If you are unable to testify at the roundtable, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record.  Written statements should be submitted to the Committee of the Whole, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 410 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004.  The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on May 26, 2017.