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The DC Code: § 1-610.59 District of Columbia domicile.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)
a
The provisions of § 1-609.06(a) through (h) shall apply to employment in the Executive Service.
b
Repealed.
c
Repealed.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-611.59. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 13-84 added subsec. (c). D.C. Law 14-185, in the section heading, substituted "District of Columbia domicile" for "District residency"; and rewrote subsec. (a) which had read as follows: "(a) Any person who accepts appointment or is hired to fill a position in the Executive Service shall become a bona fide resident of the District within 180 days of the effective date of appointment and shall maintain District residency for the duration of the appointment. Failure to become a District resident or to maintain District residency shall result in forfeiture of the position to which the person has been appointed." D.C. Law 14-213 repealed subsec. (c) which had read as follows: "(c) The provisions of subsection (a) of this section may be waived for Elliott B. Branch, confirmed as Chief Procurement Officer for a 5-year term beginning November 2, 1999." D.C. Law 15-105 validated a previously made technical correction. D.C. Law 17-108 repealed subsec. (b), which had read as follows: "(b) The provisions of subsection (a) of this section may be waived for an individual appointed as Chief Technology Officer." Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-124, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-603.1. Law 12-220, the "Executive Service Residency Requirement Amendment Act of 1998," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 12-811, which was referred to the Committee on Government Operations. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on November 10, 1998, and December 1, 1998, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 9, 1998, it was assigned Act No. 12-535 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 12- 220 became effective on April 13, 1999. Law 13-84, the "Executive Service Residency Requirement Amendment Act of 1999," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 13-414, which was referred to the Committee on Government Operations. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on November 2, 1999, and December 7, 1999, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 22, 1999, it was assigned Act No. 13-216 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 13-84 became effective on April 12, 2000. For Law 14-185, see notes following § 1-603.01. For Law 14-213, see notes following § 1-603.01. For Law 15-105, see notes following § 1-301.47. For Law 17-108, see notes following § 1-209.05. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-124, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-603.1. Law 12-220, the "Executive Service Residency Requirement Amendment Act of 1998," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 12-811, which was referred to the Committee on Government Operations. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on November 10, 1998, and December 1, 1998, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 9, 1998, it was assigned Act No. 12-535 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 12- 220 became effective on April 13, 1999. Law 13-84, the "Executive Service Residency Requirement Amendment Act of 1999," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 13-414, which was referred to the Committee on Government Operations. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on November 2, 1999, and December 7, 1999, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 22, 1999, it was assigned Act No. 13-216 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 13-84 became effective on April 12, 2000. For Law 14-185, see notes following § 1-603.01. For Law 14-213, see notes following § 1-603.01. For Law 15-105, see notes following § 1-301.47. Miscellaneous Notes Applicability of § 101(m) of D.C. Law 12-124: See Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-610.51. DC CODE § 1-610.59 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 1059, as added June 10, 1998, D.C. Law 12-124, § 101(m), 45 DCR 2464; Apr. 13, 1999, D.C. Law 12-220, § 2, 46 DCR 481; April 12, 2000, D.C. Law 13-84, § 2, 47 DCR 0455; Oct. 1, 2002, D.C. Law 14-185, § 2(c), 49 DCR 6073; Oct. 19, 2002, D.C. Law 14-213, § 3(d), 49 DCR 8140; Mar. 13, 2004, D.C. Law 15-105, § 19(b), 51 DCR 881; Feb. 6, 2008, D.C. Law 17-108, § 203(f), 54 DCR 10993.)