Washington D.C. Councilmember Robert White [D]

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DCB23-0195IntroAs introduced it amends the Human Rights Act of 1977 to include protections for the homeless from discrimination.
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2020-10-27
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0537IntroAs introduced Bill 23-537 establishes within the Department of Housing and Community Development a Senior Co-Living Program to provide financial assistance to support senior homeowners to rent spare rooms to other senior residents. Eligibility requir...
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2020-10-21
Public Hearing Held
DCPR23-0704IntroSense of the Council in Support of Enhanced Metro Transit Police Department Oversight Resolution of 2020
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2020-10-21
Roundtable Hearing Held
DCB23-0771IntroInternationally Banned Chemical Weapon Prohibition Amendment Act of 2020
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2020-10-15
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0882IntroAs introduced, Bill 23-882 establishes comprehensive policing and justice reform for District residents and visitors.
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2020-10-15
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0260IntroAs introduced it increases the time period by which an action can be taken against the District from six months to one year after injury or damage.
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2020-10-14
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0501IntroAs introduced Bill 23-501 limits the District's cooperation with federal immigration agencies absent a judicial warrant or order.
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2020-10-01
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0316IntroAs introduced it re-establishes the Tax Revision Commission and requires the Commission to submit a report of recommendations once every 10 years to consider revisions to the tax code.
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2020-09-30
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0665IntroAs introduced Bill 23-665 requires the Department of General Services (DGS) to identify and mitigate environmental hazards that impact human health on playground surface materials as well as all District-owned buildings that are occupied during demol...
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2020-09-30
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0545IntroAs introduced Bill 23-545 provides remediation for subcontractors in the event of non-payment by contractors or higher-tier subcontractors. It requires that payments be made to subcontractors within 7 days of receipt of funds paid to contractor from ...
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2020-09-29
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0666IntroAs introduced Bill 23-666 requires the Mayor to design and issue motor vehicle identification tags that celebrate the Washington Mystics 2019 Women's National Basketball Championship.
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2020-09-25
Public Hearing Held
DCPR23-0919IntroThis disapproval resolution extends the review period by 35 days on CA 23-637, CA 23-638 and CA 23-642. These contracts will now be deemed approved on September 3, 2020.
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2020-09-22
Retained by the Council
DCB23-0875IntroAs introduced, Bill 23-875 removes criminal penalties for a violation of the Vending Regulation Act of 2009 or a vending regulation.
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2020-09-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
DCPR23-0920IntroThis disapproval resolution extends the review period by 30 days on Reprogramming 23-120. If the Council does not adopt a resolution of approval or disapproval during this period, the reprogramming will be deemed approved on Monday, September 28, 20...
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2020-09-22
Retained by the Council
DCB23-0886IntroWashington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Police Accountability Amendment Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To Council Committee of the Whole
DCCER23-0287IntroJohn R. Thompson, Jr. Posthumous Recognition Resolution of 2020
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2020-09-22
Retained by the Council
DCCER23-0294IntroBreast Cancer Awareness Month Recognition Resolution of 2020
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2020-09-22
Retained by the Council
DCB23-0568IntroAs introduced Bill 23-568 increases the maximum and minimum amount of down payment assistance for Home Purchase Assistance to $100,000 and $30,000 respectively. It provides a home repair grant of a maximum of $15,000 and removes certain funding limit...
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2020-09-17
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0471IntroSequentially to the Committee on Facilities and Procurement and the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development until January 31, 2020, then to the Committee on Business and Economic Development; with comments from the Committee on Judiciary and Pu...
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2020-09-15
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0532IntroAs introduced Bill 23-532 designates the 600 block of W Street, N.W., in Ward 1, as Dr. Montague Cobb Way.
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2020-09-15
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0533IntroAs introduced Bill 23-533 designates the 2400 block of 4th Street, N.W., in Ward 1, as Lucy Diggs Slowe Way.
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2020-09-15
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0787IntroAs introduced Bill 23-787 symbolically designates 16th Street, N.W., between H Street, N.W, and K Street N.W. as Black Lives Matter Plaza.
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2020-09-15
Public Hearing Held
DCPR23-0892IntroSense of the Council Woodrow Wilson High School Renaming Protocol Resolution of 2020
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2020-09-15
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0326EnrollAs introduced it extends postpartum inpatient and outpatient benefits to at least a year after childbirth. FUNDING NOTE - This bill is Subject to Appropriations. See Fiscal Impact Statement in "Other Documents".
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2020-09-03
Transmitted to Congress, Projected Law Date is Nov 16, 2020
DCB23-0322PassAs introduced it requires hospitals, health care facilities and birth centers provide notice regarding the danger window blinds pose to children.
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2020-09-03
Transmitted to Congress, Projected Law Date is Nov 16, 2020
DCB23-0584PassAs introduced Bill 23-584 requires health insurers to provide a special enrollment period after commencement of a pregnancy. It allows a person to enroll in or change their health insurance outside of the open enrollment period upon pregnancy.
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2020-09-03
Transmitted to Congress, Projected Law Date is Nov 16, 2020
DCB23-0786PassBlack Lives Matter Plaza Designation Temporary Act of 2020
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2020-09-03
Transmitted to Congress, Projected Law Date is Nov 16, 2020
DCB23-0826PassComprehensive Policing and Justice Reform Second Temporary Amendment Act of 2020
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2020-09-03
Transmitted to Congress
DCB23-0785PassBlack Lives Matter Plaza Designation Emergency Act of 2020
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2020-08-07
Act A23-0337 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 9348, Expires on Oct 24, 2020
DCCER23-0281PassLeague of Women Voters of the District of Columbia 100th Anniversary Recognition Resolution of 2020
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2020-08-07
Resolution ACR23-0281, Effective from Aug 07, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 9451
DCCER23-0278PassEarned Income Tax Credit Day Recognition Resolution of 2020
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2020-08-07
Resolution ACR23-0278, Effective from Aug 07, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 9445
DCB23-0642IntroAs introduced Bill 23-642 requires the Office of the State Superintendent of Education to develop an African-American history and cultural studies curriculum for high school students enrolled in a District of Columbia Public or Charter School.
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2020-07-31
Public Hearing Held
DCPR23-0872IntroComprehensive Policing and Justice Reform Second Emergency Declaration Resolution of 2020
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2020-07-31
Resolution R23-0458, Effective from Jul 07, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 9170
DCB23-0825PassComprehensive Policing and Justice Reform Second Emergency Amendment Act of 2020
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2020-07-31
Act A23-0336 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 9148, Expires on Oct 19, 2020
DCB23-0548IntroAs introduced Bill 23-548 provides free fishing licenses to members of the Piscataway Indian Nation and the Piscataway Conoy Tribe.
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2020-07-30
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0640IntroAs introduced Bill 23-640 requires the Water and Sewer Authority to allow a public comment period regarding any establishment or adjustment of retail water and sewer rates beginning on the date of publication of the notice of a public hearing. It req...
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2020-07-30
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0535IntroAs introduced Bill 23-535 requires prescription opioid medications to include a statement that the drug is an opioid and that opioids may cause dependence, addiction, or overdose.
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2020-07-29
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0529IntroAs introduced, Bill 23-529 requires the Department of Health (DOH) to establish a certificate of stillbirth to be made available at the request of the parents named on a fetal death report registered with DOH. It also prohibits the certificate from b...
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2020-07-29
Public Hearing Held
DCB23-0037IntroAs introduced it includes LGBTQ seniors and seniors with HIV in the definition of groups of greatest social need for the purpose of allocating funds. It also establishes an LGBTQ HIV long-term care bill of rights. FUNDING NOTE - This bill is Subject...
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2020-07-28
Committee Report Filed
DCB23-0038IntroAs introduced it requires the Office of Human Rights and the Department of Human Resources to develop and provide racial equity training for District employees. Among other things, It requires the Office of Budget and Planning to design and implement...
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2020-07-28
Committee Report Filed
DCCER23-0284IntroSeptember 11th Emergency and First Responders Remembrance and Recognition Resolution of 2020
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2020-07-28
Retained by the Council
DCB23-0031PassLaw 23-110 provides employees with up to 2 hours of paid leave in order to vote in the District of Columbia elections. FUNDING NOTE - This bill is Subject to Appropriations. See Fiscal Impact Statement in "Other Documents" tab.
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2020-07-24
Law L23-0110, Effective from Jun 24, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8971
DCB23-0093PassLaw 23-111 designates the District government building in Lot 20 in Square 532, bounded by E Street, N.W., Indiana Avenue, N.W., 4th Street, N.W., and 3rd Street, N.W., in Ward 6, as the Marion S. Barry Building.
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2020-07-24
Law L23-0111, Effective from Jun 24, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8972
DCB23-0126PassLaw 23-112 requires a voter registration packet posted on the Board of Elections website. It requires the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency and landlords of residential rental properties to provide voter registration materials to tenants. I...
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2020-07-24
Law L23-0112, Effective from Jun 24, 2020 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8973
DCB23-0147EngrossAs introduced it establishes the Office on Deaf and Hard of Hearing and allows the Mayor to appoint the Director of the office. FUNDING NOTE - This bill is Subject to Appropriations. See Fiscal Impact Statement.
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2020-07-21
First Reading, CC
DCB23-0289EngrossAs introduced it symbolically designates the 2200 block of Mount View Place, S.E. in Ward 8, as Hannah Hawkins Way.
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2020-07-21
First Reading, CC
DCB23-0288EngrossAs introduced the bill requires 10 days' notice regarding statements about regulating vehicular or pedestrian traffic, if the proposed installation, modification, or removal of the statement will increase safety at a location identified as a high-ris...
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2020-07-21
Amendment (Cheh and Todd)
DCB23-0402EngrossAs introduced Bill 23-402 enables a parent, legal guardian, or legal custodian who is, or may be subject to an adverse immigration action, to make short-term plans for a child without terminating or limiting their parental or custodial rights.
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2020-07-21
First Reading, CC
DCB23-0758PassCoronavirus Support Temporary Amendment Act of 2020
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2020-07-17
Act A23-0334 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8622
DCB23-0776PassCoronavirus Support Clarification Emergency Amendment Act of 2020
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2020-07-17
Act A23-0332 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 8609, Expires on Oct 04, 2020
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