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The DC Code: § 23-1101 Definitions.

Index23 Criminal Procedure. (Refs & Annos)

For purposes of this chapter --

the term "bonding business" means the business of becoming surety for compensation upon bonds in criminal cases in the District of Columbia; and
the term "bondsman" means any person or corporation engaged in the bonding business either as a principal or as an agent, clerk, or representative of another engaged in such business.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 23-1101. 1973 Ed., § 23-1101. DC CODE § 23-1101 Current through December 11, 2012


(July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 635, Pub. L. 91-358, title II, § 210(a).)