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The DC Code: § 11-1502 Tenure.

Index11 Organization and Jurisdiction of the Courts. (Refs & Annos)

Subject to mandatory retirement at age 74 and to the provisions of subchapters II and III of this chapter, a judge of a District of Columbia court appointed on or after the date of enactment of the District of Columbia Court Reorganization Act of 1970 shall serve for a term of fifteen years, and upon completion of such term, such judge shall continue to serve until the judge's successor is appointed and qualifies.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 11-1502. 1973 Ed., § 11-1502. References in Text The date of enactment of the District of Columbia Court Reorganization Act of 1970, referred to in this section, is July 29, 1970. DC CODE § 11-1502 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 491, Pub. L. 91-358, title I, § 111; Mar. 19, 1984, 98 Stat. 65, Pub. L. 98-235; June 13, 1994, Pub. L. 103-266, § 1(b)(20), 108 Stat. 713.)