Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment Committee
Public Safety Committee
Amanda Mihill, Legislative Attornetif4Jui
Bill 27-11, Pedestrian and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee
Bill 27-11, Pedestrian and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee Sunset Repeal, sponsored by
Council President Ervin, Council Vice President Berliner, and Councilmembers Andrews and
Navarro, was introduced on September 13, 2011. A public hearing was held on October 4 at
which 3 speakers, including a representative for the Executive, testified in support of Bill 27-11
(see written testimony and correspondence on ©5).
Bill 27-11 would repeal the sunset of the Pedestrian and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee,
sunset on August 31, 2012 unless extended, and make the Committee permanent.
The bill would also rename the Committee as the Pedestrian, Bicycle, and Traffic Safety
Relationship to Bills
32-11 Committee members should be aware that the Pedestrian
and Traffic Safety Advisory Committee is identified as one of the advisory committees that
would sunset under Bill 29-11, Boards, Committees, and Commissions Sunset, Consolidation
and would be required to request continuation under Bill 32-11, Boards, Committees, and
Commissions - Committee Evaluation and Review Board - Report.
Council President Ervin intends to offer an amendment to increase the
membership of the Committee by
and require the Executive to appoint
member to the
Committee that represents the disability community (see ©8).
This packet contains:
Legislative Request Report
Fiscal Impact Statement
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