• Current through October 23, 2012

This chapter shall be applied and construed to effectuate its general purpose to make uniform the law with respect to the subject of this chapter among the states enacting it.

(Apr. 27, 2001, D.C. Law 13-292, § 202, 48 DCR 2087.)


Legislative History of Laws

For D.C. Law 13-292, see notes following § 19-501.

Uniform Law

This section is based upon § 8 of the Uniform Simultaneous Death Act (1993 Act). See 8B Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on WESTLAW.