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The DC Code: § 22-1832 Forced labor.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)
a
It is unlawful for an individual or a business knowingly to use coercion to cause a person to provide labor or services.
b
It is unlawful for an individual or a business knowingly to place or keep any person in debt bondage.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 18-239, see notes under § 22-1831. DC CODE § 22-1832 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Oct. 23, 2010, D.C. Law 18-239, § 102, 57 DCR 5405.)