• Current through October 23, 2012

(a) The Deputy Mayor shall award a grant each fiscal year from the budget of the Initiative to the Bar Foundation for the purpose of the Bar Foundation providing support to nonprofit organizations that deliver civil legal services to low-income and under-served District residents, including funds for a shared legal interpreter bank. Payment of the award shall be submitted by October 15th of each fiscal year in the amount specified in an act of the Council. The grant shall equal the budget for ATJ.

(b) The Deputy Mayor shall permit the Bar Foundation to use up to 5% of the grant awarded in each fiscal year for reasonable administrative expenses, including audits, associated with the provision of support to the nonprofit organizations.

(Sept. 24, 2010, D.C. Law 18-223, § 301, as added Sept. 14, 2011, D.C. Law 19-21, § 3002(b), 58 DCR 6226.)


Legislative History of Laws

For history of Law 19-21, see notes under § 4-1701.01.