DC B22-0640 | 2017-2018 | 22nd Council


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Passed on October 26 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-09 - Transmitted to Congress, Projected Law Date is February 26, 2019
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


As introduced, this bill clarifies that the Rental Housing Commission is an independent agency within the executive branch of the District government. Among other things, it provides for the composition and duties of the Commission, and specifies that the Commission is comprised of 3 members appointed by the Mayor for a 3-year term, subject to removal for good cause only. FUNDING NOTE - This law is Subject to Appropriations. See Fiscal Impact Statement in "Other Documents" tab.

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Rental Housing Commission Independence Clarification Amendment Act Of 2017


Roll Calls

2018-10-02 - Council - Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (Bonds) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-10-02 - Council - Final Reading (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-07-10 - Council - First Reading CC (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-01-09CouncilTransmitted to Congress, Projected Law Date is February 26, 2019
2018-11-02CouncilAct A22-0492 Published in DC Register Vol 65 and Page 12066
2018-10-26CouncilEnacted with Act Number A22-0492
2018-10-11CouncilTransmitted to Mayor, Response Due on October 25, 2018
2018-10-02CouncilAmendment in the Nature of a Substitute (Bonds)
2018-10-02CouncilFinal Reading
2018-07-10CouncilFirst Reading CC
2018-07-02CouncilCommittee Report Filed
2018-07-02CouncilCommittee Mark-up of B22-0640
2018-06-01CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2018-05-25CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2018-05-21CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2018-05-04CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2017-12-22CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B22-0640 Published in the DC Register
2017-12-19CouncilReferred to Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization
2017-12-19CouncilIntroduced in Committee of the Whole

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Bill Comments