Hearing on PR21-308, Nurses Collective Bargaining Agreement


CHAIRMAN PHIL MENDELSON ANNOUNCES A PUBLIC ROUNDTABLE

PR 21-308, Collective Bargaining Agreement between the District of Columbia and Compensation Unit 13, District of Columbia Nurses Association Approval Resolution of 2015

Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces a public roundtable before the Committee of the Whole on PR 21-308, the “Collective Bargaining Agreement between the District of Columbia and Compensation Unit 13, District of Columbia Nurses Association Approval Resolution of 2015.” The hearing will be held at 10:30 a.m., or immediately following a preceding hearing, on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 in Hearing Room 120 of the John A. Wilson Building.

The stated purpose of PR 21-308 is to approve a compensation agreement between the District government’s Compensation Unit 13 and the District of Columbia Nurses Association. Specifically, the compensation agreement establishes compensation during Fiscal Years 2015-2017 for nurses employed at the Department of Health, Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services, Department on Disability Services, Department of Health Care Finance, Child and Family Services Agency, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or to email Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director, at csetlow@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Monday, September 28, 2015. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on Monday, September 28, 2015, the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. A copy of PR 21-308 can be obtained can be obtained on http://lims.dccouncil.us, or through the Legislative Services Division (Room 10) of the Secretary of the Council’s office.

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 October 5, 2015.