DC LEGISLATIVE ADVISORY GROUP MEETING

THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015

12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM

AGENDA

I.    Welcome and Introductions . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12:00 noon
    
II.    Federal Issues   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   12:05 p.m.
a.    Action Items
i.    Senator Alexander White Papers—Consortium response
ii.    Republican Budget—potential Consortium response
b.    Information Items
i.    Department of Education Updates
a.    College Score Card 
b.    Teacher Preparation Guidelines
c.    Additional DOE regulations
ii.    DC TAG
iii.    Veterans Issues

III.    State Issues—Maryland Distance Learning Legislation……12:40 p.m.

IV.    Consortium Issues  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …12:45 p.m.
a.    DC Council Financial Impact Statements
b.    St. Elizabeths Development
c.    International Town Gown Association Conference Presentations
d.    Consortium Web Site

V.    D.C Issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1:15 p.m.
a.    April 28 Election
b.    DC Budget
i.    UDC Budget Cut
ii.    Sales Tax Increase—Implications for PILOT
c.    DC Legislation
i.    Campus Police Jurisdiction 
ii.    Wage Theft
iii.    Marijuana Law 
iv.    High Tech Investment Authority
v.    Ethics bills
vi.    Contraception legislation
vii.    UDC-UDC CC bills
viii.    Community Impact Fund
ix.    Nurse staffing bills
x.    Carcinogenic Flame Retardant Prohibition
xi.    Academic Credential Fraud Amendment Act
xii.    Commission on Musical Arts and Events Establishment Act
xiii.    LGBTQ Cultural Competency Continuing Education Amendment Act

 

VI.    Next Steps/Open Discussion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1:45 p.m.

VII.    Adjournment    . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 2:00 p.m.