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The DC Code: § 1-1308 Records deemed property of District; transfer of records upon vacancy in office.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)

All papers, plats, books, maps, and records of his office shall be deemed the property of the District of Columbia, and shall constitute a part of the public records; and in all cases of vacancy in the office, by resignation or otherwise, they shall be transferred to his successor in office.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-908. 1973 Ed., § 1-608. DC CODE § 1-1308 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1427, ch. 854, § 1600; June 30, 1902, 32 Stat. 545, ch. 1329.)