• Current through October 23, 2012

For the purposes of this subchapter, the term:

(1) "Youth" means an individual who is at least 13 years of age and no older than 22 years of age.

(2) "Youth Council" means the Youth Council of the District of Columbia, established in § 2-1565.02.

(Oct. 22, 2008, D.C. Law 17-251, § 2, 55 DCR 9247.)


Legislative History of Laws

Law 17-251, the "Youth Council of the District of Columbia Establishment Act of 2008", was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 17-582 which was referred to the Committee on the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on July 1, 2008, and July 15, 2008, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on August 4, 2008, it was assigned Act No. 17-498 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 17-251 became effective on October 22, 2008.