DC Agency Compliance with CBE Requirements
Public Oversight Roundtable of DC Agencies' Compliance Hearing on Expendable Budgeting Spending with Certified Business Enterprises
Councilmember Vincent B. Orange, Sr. announces the scheduling of a public oversight roundtable by the Committee on Small and Local Business Development to review DC agencies’ compliance on expendable budgeting spending with Certified Small Business Enterprises.
The public oversight roundtable is scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2011, at 9:00 a.m. in Room 500 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. The purpose of the public oversight roundtable is to receive testimony from the Department of Small and Local Business Development and appropriate District government agencies on compliance performance with SBE utilization requirements. Interested parties are also invited to testify. The notice is being revised to reflect a change in time for starting the public oversight roundtable from 10 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Individuals and representatives of organizations who wish to testify at the public oversight roundtable are asked to register online or telephone Stacey Lincoln, Administrative Assistant, and Brittany Meagley, Research Specialist, to the Committee on Small and Local Business Development, at (202) 727-6683, or via e-mail at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org and furnish their names, addresses, telephone numbers, and organizational affiliation, if any, by the close of business Thursday, December 1, 2011. Each witness is requested to bring 20 copies of his/her written testimony. Representatives of organizations and government agencies will be limited to 5 minutes in order to permit each witness an opportunity to be heard. Individual witnesses will be limited to 3 minutes.
If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. The official record will remain open until close of business Thursday, December 22, 2011. Copies of written statements should be submitted to the Committee on Small and Local Business Development, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 119 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004.