• Current through October 23, 2012

The term "recall" means the process by which the qualified electors of the District of Columbia may call for the holding of an election to remove or retain an elected official of the District of Columbia (except the Delegate to Congress for the District of Columbia) prior to the expiration of his or her term.

(Mar. 10, 1978, D.C. Law 2-46, § 2, 24 DCR 199.)


Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-291.

1973 Ed., § 1-191.

Legislative History of Laws

For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-46, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-204.101.