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Last updated: 04/05/2017 - 12:34pm

City Council Committee on Healthy Women, Families and Communities hearing on Docket #0291

A hearing on the creation of an immigrant defense fund. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Ayanna Pressley and the Sponsor is Councilor Tito Jackson.
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #0291

    Order for a hearing to create an immigration defense fund.

    This matter was sponsored by Tito Jackson, and referred to the Committee on February 8, 2017.

    NOTICE:  The Boston City Council may have a quorum in attendance due to standing committees of the City Council consisting of both voting and non-voting members.  However, members attending this duly posted meeting are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committee.

    Public Testimony

    Members of the public are cordially invited to attend and testify.  If you have not testified at a Council hearing before, please arrive five (5) minutes before the call of the hearing to sign up and become familiar with the hearing format, testimony locations and sound system.  Please bring fifteen (15) copies of any written documentation you wish to present at the hearing.

    Written comments may be made part of the record and available to all Councilors by sending them by email, fax or mail to arrive before the hearing, please use the information below.

    Mail Address:  Docket #0291, City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA  02201

    Fax Number:  (617) 635-4203 Attn:Daisy De La Rosa, Docket #0291

    Committee Email:

    Staff Email:  Staff Telephone:  617 635-3625

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