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The DC Code: § 16-4603.09 Service of petition and order.

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

Except as otherwise provided in sections 16-306 (adoptions), 16-2306 (neglect proceedings), 16-2357 (termination of parental rights), and 16- 4603.11 (custody under emergency circumstances), the petition and order must be served upon respondent and any person who has physical custody of the child by any method authorized for the service of complaints under the rules for domestic relations proceedings adopted by the Board of Judges of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.

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 § 309 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 § 16-4603.09 Current through December 11, 2012


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