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The DC Code: § 28-4905 Construction and application.

Index28 Commercial Instruments and Transactions. (Refs & Annos)

This chapter must be construed and applied:

1
To facilitate electronic transactions consistent with other applicable law;
2
To be consistent with reasonable practices concerning electronic transactions and with the continued expansion of those practices; and
3
To effectuate its general purpose to make uniform the law with respect to the subject of this chapter among states enacting it.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 15-105 validated previously made technical corrections. Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition of section, see § 3202(b) of Fiscal Year 2002 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2001 (D.C. Act 14-124, August 3, 2001, 48 DCR 7861). Legislative History of Laws For Law 14-28, see notes following § 28-4901. For Law 15-105, see notes following § 28-3904. Uniform Law This section is based upon § 6 of the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act (1999 Act). See 7A, Pt. I, Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on Westlaw. DC CODE § 28-4905 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Oct. 3, 2001, D.C. Law 14-28, § 3502(b), 48 DCR 6981; Mar. 13, 2004, D.C. Law 15-105, § 64, 51 DCR 881.)