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The DC Code: § 22-721 Definitions.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

For the purpose of this subchapter, the term:

1
"Court of the District of Columbia" means the Superior Court of the District of Columbia or the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.
2
"Criminal investigator" means an individual authorized by the Mayor or the Mayor's designated agent to conduct or engage in a criminal investigation, or a prosecuting attorney conducting or engaged in a criminal investigation.
3
"Criminal investigation" means an investigation of a violation of any criminal statute in effect in the District of Columbia.
4
"Official proceeding" means any trial, hearing, investigation, or other proceeding in a court of the District of Columbia or conducted by the Council of the District of Columbia or an agency or department of the District of Columbia government, or a grand jury proceeding.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-721. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-164, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 22-701. For legislative history of D.C. Law 9-268, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 22-711. DC CODE § 22-721 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 1, 1982, D.C. Law 4-164, § 501, 29 DCR 3976; May 7, 1993, D.C. Law 9-268, § 2(b), 39 DCR 5702.)