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The DC Code: § 11-943 Process.

Index11 Organization and Jurisdiction of the Courts. (Refs & Annos)
All process other than a subpena [subpoena] may be served at any place within the District of Columbia, and, when authorized by statute or by the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, at any place without the District of Columbia.
Service upon a third-party defendant, upon a person whose joinder is needed for just adjudication, and upon persons required to respond to any order of commitment for civil contempt may be served at all places outside the District of Columbia that are not more than one hundred miles from the place of hearing or trial specified.
The form, issuance, and manner of service of process shall be prescribed by rule of the court.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 11-943. 1973 Ed., § 11-943. Editor's Notes In subsection (a) of this section, "subpoena" was inserted, in brackets, to correct a misspelling. DC CODE § 11-943 Current through December 11, 2012


(July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 487, Pub. L. 91-358, title I, § 111.)