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The DC Code: § 16-4601.07 Notice to persons outside the District.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)
a
Notice required for the exercise of jurisdiction when a person is outside the District may be given in a manner prescribed by the law of the District for service of process or by the law of the state in which the service is made. Notice must be given in a manner reasonably calculated to give actual notice, but may be by publication if other means are not effective.
b
Proof of service may be made in the manner prescribed by the law of the District or by the law of the state in which the service is made.
c
Notice is not required for the exercise of jurisdiction with respect to a person who submits to the jurisdiction of the court.

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 § 108 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 § 16-4601.07 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

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