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The DC Code: § 16-4601.03 Application to Indian tribes.

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

A child-custody proceeding that pertains to an Indian child as defined in the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978, approved November 8, 1978 (92 Stat. 3069; 25 U.S.C. § 1901 et seq.), is not subject to this chapter to the extent that it is governed by the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For D.C. Law 13-293, see notes following § 16-4601.01. Uniform Law This section is based upon § 104 of the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (1997 Act). See 9, Part IA, Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on Westlaw. DC CODE § 16-4601.03 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 27, 2001, D.C. Law 13-293, § 2(d), 48 DCR 2214.)