Committee Work

Final FY18 Committee Budget Report

The Committee on Labor and Workforce Development, having conducted hearings and received testimony from its responsible agencies on Mayor Bowser’s proposed budgets for FY18, reports its recommendations in the budget report attached below.


Draft Committee Budget Report and Mark-Up Notice

The Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will hold a mark-up of its FY18 draft budget report on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. in Room 500 of the John A. Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW).

The meeting agenda and draft report are attached below.


Final Agency Performance Oversight Hearing Records Available

Performance oversight records for the FY17 hearings held by the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development are now available. The complete records of testimony, divided by hearing, can be accessed below:

 


DCHR and ORM Budget Hearing with Draft Agenda

On Tuesday, May 9, the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development will hold a budget oversight hearing on the Department of Human Resources and Office of Risk Management. The meeting will be in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW) at 1:00 p.m., or following the conclusion of the earlier budget hearing and a short recess.

A draft witness list is available here.


DMGEO, DOES, WIC Budget Hearing with Draft Agenda (Government Witnesses)

The Committee on Labor & Workforce Development will continue the May 4th budget oversight hearing for the Department of Employment Services, Deputy Mayor for Greater Economic Opportunity, and the Workforce Investment Council on Tuesday, May 9, at 10:00 a.m. in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave NW). This hearing is for government witnesses only.

A draft witness list is available here.


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.