Driver Privacy Protection; Immobilization; Ignition Interlock
On May 23, 2012, Councilmember Mary M. Cheh, Chairperson of the Committee on the Environment, Public Works, and Transportation, will hold a public hearing on the following bills: B19-671, the Driver Privacy Protection Amendment Act of 2012, B19-672, the Immobilization Amendment Act of 2012, and B19-673, the Ignition Interlock Amendment Act of 2012. The public hearing will begin at 11:00 A.M. in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
The Committee invites the public to testify or to submit written testimony, which will be made a part of the official record. Anyone wishing to testify at the hearing should register online or contact Ms. Aukima Benjamin, staff assistant to the Committee on the Environment, Public Works, and Transportation, at 202-724-8062, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Representatives of organizations will be allowed a maximum of five (5) minutes for oral presentation and individuals will be allowed a maximum of three (3) minutes for oral presentation. Witnesses should bring 5 copies of their written testimony and submit a copy of their testimony electronically to email@example.com.
If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Copies of written statements should be submitted either to the Committee on the Environment, Public Works, and Transportation, or to Ms. Nyasha Smith, Secretary to the Council, Room 5, John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at the end of the business day on May 25, 2012.
The Committee is providing abbreviated notice of this hearing so that the Committee can consider this legislation prior to the Council’s summer recess.