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The DC Code: § 16-2804 Unknown defendant or unlicensed defendant.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)
Section 16-2802 shall not apply to:
Any intended defendant whose name is unknown or who was not licensed at the time of the alleged occurrence or is unlicensed at the time notice is given;
Any claim that is unknown to the person at the time of filing his or her notice; or
Any intended defendant who is identified in the notice by a misnomer.
Nothing indicated herein shall prevent the court from waiving the requirements of § 16-2802 upon a showing of good faith effort to comply or if the interests of justice dictate.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 16-263, see notes following § 16-2801. DC CODE § 16-2804 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 14, 2007, D.C. Law 16-263, § 302, 54 DCR 807.)