• Current through October 23, 2012

For the purposes of this subchapter, the term:

(1) "Company" means a person or enterprise engaged in the generation or distribution of natural gas or electricity.

(2) "Person" means any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, joint stock company, or other entity.

(Dec. 1, 1982, D.C. Law 4-164, § 118, as added June 12, 2003, D.C. Law 14-310, § 15, 50 DCR 1092.)


Legislative History of Laws

Law 14-310, the "Criminal Code and Miscellaneous Technical Amendments Act of 2002", was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 14-954, which was referred to the Committee on Whole.  The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on December 3, 2002, and December 17, 2002, respectively.   Signed by the Mayor on January 22, 2003, it was assigned Act No. 14-622 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review.  D.C.  Law 14-310 became effective on June 12, 2003.

Delegation of Authority

Delegation of Authority Under D.C. Law 13-281, the "Abatement and Condemnation of Nuisance Property Omnibus Amendment Act of 2002", see Mayor's Order 2002-33, March 1, 2002 (49 DCR 1875).

Miscellaneous Notes

The provisions of D.C. Law 14-310 replaced the provisions of D.C. Law 13-281. D.C. Law 13-281 was ineffective because of a defective effective date clause for Title 22.