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The DC Code: § 1-204.41 Fiscal year.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)
a
In general. -- Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, the fiscal year of the District shall, beginning on October 1, 1976, commence on the first day of October of each year and shall end on the 30th day of September of the succeeding calendar year. Such fiscal year shall also constitute the budget and accounting year.
b
Exceptions. --
1
Armory Board. -- The fiscal year for the Armory Board shall begin on the first day of January and shall end on the thirty-first day of December of each calendar year.
2
Schools. -- Effective with respect to fiscal year 2007 and each succeeding fiscal year, the fiscal year for the District of Columbia Public Schools (including public charter schools) and the University of the District of Columbia may begin on the first day of July and end on the thirtieth day of June of each calendar year.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 47-101. 1973 Ed., § 47-101. Effect of Amendments Pub. L. 108-386, in the first sentence, substituted "(a) In general -- Except as provided in subsection (b), the fiscal year" for "The fiscal year"; deleted the third sentence which had read "Such fiscal year shall also constitute the budget and accounting year."; and added subsec. (b). Pub. L. 109-356, in subsec. (b)(2), substituted "may begin" for "shall begin". Effective Dates Section 9 of Pub. L. 108-386, 118 Stat. 2228, the 2004 District of Columbia Omnibus Authorization Act, provides that: "The amendments made by this section shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act [Oct. 30, 2004]." Miscellaneous Notes Temporary Commission on Financial Oversight of the District of Columbia: Sections 1 to 3 and 5 to 7 of the Act of September 4, 1976, 90 Stat. 1205, Pub. L. 94-399, as amended by the Act of September 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 750, Pub. L. 95-386 and the Act of June 21, 1979, 93 Stat. 75, Pub. L. 96-27, provided for the establishment of the Temporary Commission on Finance Oversight of the District of Columbia for the purpose of improving the financial planning, reporting, and control systems of the District government. 31 U.S.C. § 715 sets up audit of accounts in D.C. on a permanent basis as of 1982 in § 1- 207.36. Enactment upon adoption of federal legislation: Section 4 of D.C. Law 11-254 provided that "§§ 47-101, 47-117, 47-130, 47-301, 47-302, 47-303, 47-304, 47- 304.1, 47-305, 47-310, 47-312, 47-317.1 through 47-317.6, 47-321 through 47- 325, 47-327 through 47-331, and 47-332 through 47-334 of Title 47 [§§ 1- 204.41, 1-204.55, 1-204.50, 1-204.42, 1-204.43, 1-204.44, 1- 204.46, 1-204.53, 1-204.47, 1-204.48, 1-204.49, 1-204.24a through 1-204.24e, 47-317.06, 1-204.61 through 1-204.65, 1- 204.71 through 1-204.75, 1-204.81, 1-204.85, 1-204.86 and 1- 204.90, 2001 Ed.] of the District of Columbia Code shall be enacted as part of Title 47 upon the adoption by Congress of legislation so enacting these sections." Definitions applicable: The definitions in § 1-201.03 apply to this section. DC CODE § 1-204.41 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 24, 1973, 87 Stat. 798, Pub. L. 93-198, title IV, § 441; Aug. 29, 1974, 88 Stat. 793, Pub. L. 93-395, § 1(3); Nov. 15, 1977, 91 Stat. 1383, Pub. L. 95-185, § 1; Oct. 30, 2004, 118 Stat. 2230, Pub. L. 108-386, § 4; Oct. 16, 2006, 120 Stat. 2029, Pub. L. 109-356, § 124.)