• Current through October 23, 2012

(a) "Council" shall mean the Council of the District of Columbia.

(b) "Legislative duties" shall include the responsibilities of each member of the Council in the exercise of such member's functions as a legislative representative, including but not limited to: Everything said, written or done during legislative sessions, meetings, or investigations of the Council or any committee of the Council, and everything said, written, or done in the process of drafting and publishing legislation and legislative reports.

(c) "Threatening letter or communication" shall mean any letter or communication which reasonably indicates an earnest intention or determination to inflict injury upon someone or something of value.

(June 8, 1976, D.C. Law 1-65, § 2, 22 DCR 7150.)


Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-222.

1973 Ed., § 1-141a.

Legislative History of Laws

Law 1-65 was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 1-34, which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and Criminal Law. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on January 27, 1976 and February 24, 1976, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on March 22, 1976, it was assigned Act No. 1-97 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review.