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The DC Code: § 16-1358 Oath of jurors.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)

The jurors selected and impaneled, as provided by section 16-1357, shall take an oath or affirmation, administered by the court, that they:

are not interested in any manner in the property to be condemned;
are not, to their knowledge, related to any person interested in the property; and
will, impartially and to the best of their judgment, ascertain, appraise, and award just compensation for the property to be condemned and taken in the proceeding.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-1358. 1973 Ed., § 16-1358. DC CODE § 16-1358 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 579, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)