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The DC Code: § 1-1031.01 "Non-English speaking person" defined.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)

As used in this section, the term "non-English speaking person" shall mean a person whose native speaking language is a language other than English, and who continues to use his or her native language as his or her primary means of oral and written communication.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-1309(a). 1973 Ed., § 1-1105c. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 1-79, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-1001.02. For legislative history of D.C. Law 1-126, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-1001.02. For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-88, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-1001.01. DC CODE § 1-1031.01 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Sept. 2, 1976, D.C. Law 1-79, title IV, §§ 402, 403, 23 DCR 2050; Apr. 23, 1977, D.C. Law 1-126, title IV, § 402, 24 DCR 2372; Mar. 16, 1982, D.C. Law 4-88, §§ 2(q), 6, 29 DCR 458.)