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Testimony

OAG Testimony on on Attendance, Chronic Absenteeism, and Truancy in the District

 Statement of Dana Edwards, Case Manager, Public Safety Division, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia 

Topics: Child Support
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OAG Testimony on the Proactive Inspection Program Act of 2022

This important bill will ensure that the newly created Department of Buildings (DOB) will have an effective proactive inspection program, which is critical to ensuring safe housing for the District’s most at-risk residents.

Topics: Tenant Rights
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OAG Testimony on Bill 24-658, "Consumer Protection Procedures Amendment Act of 2022"

Statement of Adam Teitelbaum, Director, Office of Consumer Protection, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia

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OAG Testimony on B24-0865, the “Commission on Re-Entry Services for Women Amendment Act of 2022”

Statement of Alexis Golden, Office of Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Topics: Other
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OAG Testimony on B24-446 "Attorney General Civil Rights Enforcement Clarification Amendment Act of 2021"

Statement of Vikram Swaruup, Chief Deputy Attorney General

Topics: Civil Rights
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AG Racine Testimony on Bill 24-558, the "Stop Discrimination by Algorithms Act of 2021"

Statement of Karl A. Racine, Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Topics: Civil Rights
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AG Racine Testimony on B24-0952, the “Opioid Litigation Proceeds Act of 2022”

Statement of Karl A. Racine, Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Topics: Other
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OAG Testimony on Bill 24-808 "Human Rights Sanctuary Amendment Act of 2022" and Bill 24-726 "Enhancing Reproductive Health Protections Amendment Act of 2022"

Statement of Karl A. Racine, Attorney General and Kate L. Vlach, Policy DirectorOffice of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Topics: Civil Rights
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OAG Testimony on B24-0838, the “Restoring Trust and Credibility to Forensic Sciences Amendment Act of 2022”

Statement of Assistant Attorney General Jose Marrero, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Topics: Public Safety
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OAG Testimony on the Omnibus Firearm and Ghost Gun Clarification Amendment

The bill includes small but important modifications to the District’s prohibitions on ghost guns and firearms manufacturing to help ensure those prohibitions remain effective.

Topics: Public Safety