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The DC Code: § 1-1163.36 Prohibition on the use of District government resources for campaign-related activities.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)
a
No resources of the District of Columbia government, including the expenditure of funds, the personal services of employees during their hours of work, and nonpersonal services, including supplies, materials, equipment, office space, facilities, and telephones and other utilities, shall be used to support or oppose any candidate for elected office, whether partisan or nonpartisan, or to support or oppose any initiative, referendum, or recall measure, including a charter amendment referendum conducted in accordance with § 1-203.03.
b
(1) This section shall not prohibit the Mayor, the Chairman and members of the Council, or the President and members of the State Board of Education from expressing their views on a District of Columbia election as part of their official duties.
2
This subsection shall not be construed to authorize any member of the staff of the Mayor, the Chairman and members of the Council, or the President and members of the State Board of Education, or any other employee of the executive or legislative branch to engage in any activity to support or oppose any candidate for elected office, whether partisan or nonpartisan, an initiative, referendum, or recall measure during their hours of work, or the use of any nonpersonal services, including supplies, materials, equipment, office space, facilities, telephones and other utilities, to support or oppose an initiative, referendum, or recall matter.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 19-124, see notes under § 1-1161.01. DC CODE § 1-1163.36 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Apr. 27, 2012, D.C. Law 19-124, § 336, 59 DCR 1862.)