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The DC Code: § 22-2904 Sale of unwholesome food-Council to make rules and regulations.   [Repealed]

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-3419. 1973 Ed., § 22-3419. Temporary Amendments of Section Section 8(f) of D.C. Law 14-55 repealed §§ 22-2901 to 22-2907. Section 10(b) of D.C. Law 14-55 provides that the act shall expire after 225 days of its having taken effect. Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) repeal of section, see § 8(f) of Food Regulation Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-128, August 3, 2001, 48 DCR 7939). For temporary (90 day) repeal of section, see § 8(f) of Food Regulation Legislative Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-147, October 23, 2001, 48 DCR 10183). Legislative History of Laws For Law 14-55, see notes following § 22-2901. For Law 14-116, see notes following § 22-2901. Change in Government This section originated at a time when local government powers were delegated to a Board of Commissioners of the District of Columbia (see Acts Relating to the Establishment of the District of Columbia and its Various Forms of Governmental Organization in Volume 1). Section 402(208) of Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1967 (see Reorganization Plans in Volume 1) transferred all of the functions of the Board of Commissioners under this section to the District of Columbia Council, subject to the right of the Commissioner as provided in § 406 of the Plan. The District of Columbia Self-Government and Governmental Reorganization Act, 87 Stat. 818, § 711 (D.C. Code, § 1-207.11), abolished the District of Columbia Council and the Office of Commissioner of the District of Columbia. These branches of government were replaced by the Council of the District of Columbia and the Office of Mayor of the District of Columbia, respectively. Accordingly, and also pursuant to § 714(a) of such Act (D.C. Code, § 1-207.14(a)), appropriate changes in terminology were made in this section. DC CODE § 22-2904 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 16, 1941, 55 Stat. 808, ch. 587, § 4; May 2, 2002, D.C. Law 14-116, § 8(f), 49 DCR 1945.)