For the purpose of this subchapter, the term:
- "Court of the District of Columbia" means the Superior Court of the District of Columbia or the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.
- "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.
- "Criminal investigation" means an investigation of a violation of any criminal statute in effect in the District of Columbia.
- "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
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
(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.)