Committee on Housing

I chair the Committee on Housing, which is responsible for matters relating to the development, maintenance, preservation, and regulation of housing stock, including rental housing and public housing; neighborhood revitalization, development, improvement, and stabilization; joint jurisdiction for the purpose of oversight (not legislation) with the Committee on Business and Economic Development for New Communities; urban affairs; homelessness; housing vouchers; matters regarding Advisory Neighborhood Commissions; and matters regarding returning citizens.

Robert C. White, Jr., Chair

Agencies Under This Committee


  • Advisory Neighborhood Commissions
  • Board of Real Estate Appraisers
  • Condominium Association Advisory Council
  • Commission on Re-Entry and Returning Citizen Affairs
  • Department of Housing and Community Development
  • Department of Human Services
  • District of Columbia Housing Authority
  • Housing and Community Development Reform Commission
  • Housing Finance Agency
  • Housing Production Trust Fund
  • Interagency Council on Homelessness
  • Office on Returning Citizen Affairs
  • Office of Advisory Neighborhood Commissions
  • Office of the Tenant Advocate
  • Office-to-Affordable-Housing Task Force
  • Real Estate Commission
  • Rental Housing Commission

Committee Rules

CP24 Rules for the Committee on Government Operations and Facilities

Committee Hearings and Roundtables

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