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Summary:
This act requires large retailers located in the District of Columbia to pay employees making less than $50,000 a year a living wage. A large retailer is one whose retail store is at least 75,000 square feet...
Subject:
Wages and Compensation
Year:
2013
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
This bill provides a $1,000 tax credit per employee to retailers whose parent companies gross revenues at $1 billion or more and pay a living wage to employees that make under $50,000 a year.
Subject:
Wages and Compensation
Year:
2013
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
This act declares that it is an unlawful practice for an employing agency to fail or refuse to consider an individual for employment because of that individual’s status as unemployed. The act prohibits...
Subject:
Unemployment, Hiring Practices
Year:
2012
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
Title IV of this act creates the Community Schools Incentive Initiative, which will award multi-year grants to create community schools. A community school is a public and private partnership in a public or...
Subject:
Curriculum and Programming, K-12 Education
Year:
2012
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
This act limits the circumstances under which the District of Columbia will comply with a civil detainer request from United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to circumstances where the...
Subject:
Incarceration, Immigrants and Immigration, Policing
Year:
2012
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
This bill: requires the Office of the State Superintendent of Education to establish and administer a Community Schools Incentive Initiative; requires the establishment of a Community Schools Fund to fund...
Subject:
School Funding, Curriculum and Programming, K-12 Education
Year:
2011
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
An act to establish a law creating a Community Bank Small Business Lending Program; to require bank participants to make loans to small businesses in the District in an aggregate amount of at least 200% of...
Subject:
Community Banks, Small Businesses, Reports and Disclosure
Year:
2011
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
This executive order prohibits police and public safety agencies from inquiring about a person’s immigration status or contacting federal immigration authorities.
Subject:
Immigrants and Immigration, Immigration Enforcement, Immigrants and Immigration
Year:
2011
Source:
District of Columbia Mayor's Office
Summary:
This act augments existing foster care placement practices to ensure educational consistency and contiguity of schooling for children enrolled in municipal foster care institutions. This act requires foster...
Subject:
Child Welfare, K-12 Education
Year:
2010
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia
Summary:
This act extends adoption subsidies and guardian rights and responsibilities to children in adoptive homes through the age of 21. This act also expands the possible provisions of post-adoption contracts and...
Subject:
Child Welfare
Year:
2010
Source:
Council of the District of Columbia