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Public Hearing • Judiciary and Public Safety

Judiciary and Public Safety Public Hearing


Thursday, October 03, 2019
10:00 am
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Wilson Building Room 412
1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, DC, 20004

The Committee on the Judiciary will hold a Public Hearing on the following Matter:

  • “Firearms Trafficking in the Washington Metropolitan Region and Legislative Strategies to Respond to Firearm Violence” and
  • B23-18, “Ghost Gun Prohibition Amendment Act of 2019”

The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should contact the Committee via email at judiciary@dccouncil.us and provide their name, telephone number, organizational affiliation, and title (if any), by close of business Monday, September 30. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five minutes for oral testimony, and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three minutes. Witnesses should bring twenty copies of their written testimony and, if possible, also submit a copy of their testimony electronically in advance to judiciary@dccouncil.us. For witnesses who are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements will be made part of the official record. Copies of written statements should be submitted to the Committee at judiciary@dccouncil.us. The record will close at the end of the business day on Thursday, October 17.

Firearms Trafficking and B23-18