Committee Work

DMGEO, DOES, WIC Budget Hearing with Draft Agenda

On Thursday, May 4, the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will hold a budget oversight hearing on the following agencies: Deputy Mayor for Greater Economic Opportunity, Department of Employment Services, and Workforce Investment Council. The meeting will be at 10:00 a.m. in Room 500 of the John A. Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW).

A draft witness list is available here (last updated at 5:26 p.m. on May 3, 2017).


OEA, PERB, OLRCB Budget Hearing with Draft Agenda

On Thursday, April 27, at 10:00 a.m., the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will hold a budget hearing on the following agencies: Office of Employee Appeals, Public Employee Relations Board, and Office of Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining.

The draft agenda and witness list is attached here.


Committee Mark-Up on DOES Director Odie Donald Confirmation Resolution (PR22-0128)

The Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will meet to vote on PR22-0128, the “Director of the Department of Employment Services Odie Donald Confirmation Resolution of 2017,” on Monday, April 24, at 4:00 p.m. in Room 120 of the John A. Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW).

Below are the draft committee report, report attachments including the committee print, and draft meeting agenda.


Confirmation Hearing for DOES Director Odie Donald with Draft Agenda

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a public hearing on PR22-0128, the "Director of the Department Of Employment Services Odie Donald Confirmation Resolution of 2017" on Wednesday, April 12, at 1:00 p.m. in Room 120 of the John A. Wilson Buildling (1350 Pennsylvania Ave NW).

A draft witness list is available here.


Hearing on Strategies to Improve Employment Outcomes for District Youth with Draft Agenda

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a public hearing on B22-54, the "Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Expansion Act of 2017," and B22-111, the "Safe Way Home Act of 2017" on Monday, April 3, at 1:00 p.m. in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Buildling (1350 Pennsylvania Ave NW).

A draft witness list is available here.


DMGEO, WIC, and DOES Performance Oversight Hearing with Draft Agenda

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a Performance Oversight Hearing on the Deputy Mayor for Greater Economic Opportunity, Workforce Investment Council, and Department of Employment Services. The hearing will be held on Wednesday, March 15, at 10am in Room 500 of the John A. Wilson Building.

A draft copy of the agenda is below, along with agencies' performance oversight responses.


DCHR, ORM, and OLRCB Performance Oversight Hearing with Draft Agenda

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will hold a Performance Oversight Hearing on the Office of Risk Management, the Office of Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining, and the Department of Human Resources.  The meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 1, at 10am in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building.

A draft copy of the agenda is below, along with agencies' performance oversight responses.


UPDATED: Notice of 3/1/17 Roundtable on the Compensation and Working Conditions Agreement (PR22-0105)

On Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 9:45 a.m., the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will hold a roundtable in Room 412 on the Compensation and Working Conditions Agreement between the Office of the State Superintendent of Education, Division of Student Transportation and Teamsters Local 639 Approval Resolution of 2017 (PR 22-0105). A draft agenda will be posted prior to the Roundtable.

If you have any questions, please contact Ari Weisbard, General Counsel to the Committee, at [email protected] or (202) 727-8203.


Notice of 2/15/17 Performance Oversight Hearing with Draft Agenda

The Labor and Workforce Development Committee will hold a performance oversight hearing on the Office of Employee Appeals and the Public Employee Relations Board. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 15, at 10:30am in Room 120 of the John A. Wilson Building.

A draft copy of the agenda is below, along with agencies' performance oversight responses.


Notice of Committee on Labor and Workforce Development Organizational Meeting - 1/24/2017

The Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will convene its Organizational Meeting to consider and vote on the following measures:

  1. The “Rules of Organization and Procedure for the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development for Council Period 22 Resolution of 2017”; and
  2. The “Committee on Labor and Workforce Development Staff Appointment Resolution of 2017”.

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 24, at 2pm in Room 123 of the John A. Wilson Building.  Draft copies of the agenda and measures are below.