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The DC Code: § 16-709 Executions on forfeited recognizances and judgments.

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

The Superior Court of the District of Columbia may issue execution on all recognizances forfeited in its criminal division, upon motion of the prosecuting officer; and all writs of fieri facias or other writs of execution on judgments issued by the criminal division shall be directed to and executed by the United States marshal.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-709. 1973 Ed., § 16-709. DC CODE § 16-709 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 559, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1; July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 557, Pub. L. 91-358, title I, § 145(d)(6).)