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The DC Code: § 1-309.32 Supplementary petitions.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)
a
As soon as possible after June 19, 1976, but in no case more than 5 days after such date, the Board shall:
1
Make available to any resident of a Commission area copies of petition forms for collecting signatures of registered qualified electors in such area; and
2
Publish in the District of Columbia Register, and post in conspicuous places in each Commission area, the number of registered qualified electors in such Commission area.
b
Upon certification by the Board to the Chairman of the Council that 5 percent of the registered qualified electors of a Commission area have signed a petition calling for the establishment of an Advisory Neighborhood Commission in such area, the Council shall then establish, by resolution, a nonpartisan elected Advisory Neighborhood Commission for such Commission area, with its members to be elected from the single-member districts established for such Commission area. Nothing in this section shall be construed to permit an individual to sign more than 1 petition for the establishment of an Advisory Neighborhood Commission.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-266. 1973 Ed., § 1-171n. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 1-72, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-309.31. DC CODE § 1-309.32 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(June 19, 1976, D.C. Law 1-72, § 3, 23 DCR 575.)