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The DC Code: § 16-4420 Change of award by arbitrator.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)
a
On motion to an arbitrator by a party to an arbitration proceeding, the arbitrator may modify or correct an award:
1
Upon a ground stated in § 16-4424(a)(1) or (3);
2
Because the arbitrator has not made a final and definite award upon a claim submitted by the parties to the arbitration proceeding; or
3
To clarify the award.
b
A motion under subsection (a) of this section shall be made and notice given to all parties within 20 days after the movant receives notice of the award.
c
A party to the arbitration proceeding shall give notice of any objection to the motion within 10 days after receipt of the notice.
d
If a motion to the court is pending under § 16-4422, 16-4423, or 16-4424, the court may submit the claim to the arbitrator to consider whether to modify or correct the award:
1
Upon a ground stated in § 16-4424(a)(1) or (3);
2
Because the arbitrator has not made a final and definite award upon a claim submitted by the parties to the arbitration proceeding; or
3
To clarify the award.
e
An award modified or corrected pursuant to this section is subject to §§ 16-4419(a), 16-4422, 16-4423, and 16-4424.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 17-111, see notes following § 16-4401. Uniform Law This section is based upon § 20 of the Uniform Arbitration Act (2000). See Vol. 7, Pt. I, Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on Westlaw. DC CODE § 16-4420 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Feb. 27, 2008, D.C. Law 17-111, § 2(b), 55 DCR 1847.)