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The DC Code: § 16-914.01 Retention of jurisdiction as to alimony, custody of children, and child support.

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

After the issuance of a judgment, decree, or order granting custody, child support, or alimony, the Court retains jurisdiction for the entry of future orders modifying or terminating the initial judgment, decree, or order to the extent the retention of jurisdiction does not contravene other statutory provisions.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 14-207, see notes following § 16-904. DC CODE § 16-914.01 Current through December 11, 2012


(Oct. 19, 2002, D.C. Law 14-207, § 2(j), 49 DCR 7827.)