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The DC Code: § 3-901 Definitions.

Index3 District of Columbia Boards and Commissions. (Refs & Annos)

For the purposes of this chapter:

1
"Board" means the Criminal Justice Supervisory Board established under § 3-903(b).
2
"Crime Control Act" means the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. § 3701 et seq.).
3
"JPC" means the Judicial Planning Committee established pursuant to § 203(c) of the Crime Control Act of 1976 (42 U.S.C. § 3723).
4
"Juvenile Justice Act" means the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. § 5601 et seq.).
5
"Mayor's Office of Policy and Program Evaluation" means the office, under the direction and control of the Mayor, established pursuant to Mayor's Order 83-22, issued January 3, 1983 (30 DCR 328).
6
"Youth" means a person who has not reached the age of 21 years.
7
"Senior citizen" means any person who has reached the age of 60 years.

Historical and Statutory

Miscellaneous Notes Designation of a Single State Agency to Administer the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency and Establishment of the Juvenile Justice Advisory Group, see Mayor's Order 2009-13, February 9, 2009 (56 DCR 2033). Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 2-1101. 1973 Ed., § 2-2501. Temporary Amendments of Section For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 301(b)(1) of Omnibus Budget Support Temporary Act of 1992 (D.C. Law 9-134, July 23, 1992, law notification 39 DCR 5815). Legislative History of Laws Law 2-107, the "Criminal Justice Supervisory Board Act of 1978," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 2-211, which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Bill was adopted on first, amended first, and second readings on May 16, 1978, May 30, 1978, and June 13, 1978, respectively. There being no action by the Mayor, it was assigned Act No. 2-222 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. Law 9-145, the "Omnibus Budget Support Act of 1992," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 9-222, which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on May 12, 1992, and June 2, 1992, respectively. Approved without the signature of the Mayor on June 22, 1992, it was assigned Act No. 9-225 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 9-145 became effective on September 10, 1992. References in Text The "Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. § 3701)," referred to in paragraph (2), was repealed by Title II, § 602 of the Act of October 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 2077, Pub. L. 98-473. "Section 203(c) of the Crime Control Act of 1976 (42 U.S.C. § 3723)," referred to in paragraph (3), was superseded by Pub. L. 90-351, Title I, § 203, as added December 27, 1979, 93 Stat. 1174, Pub. L. 96-157, § 2. Miscellaneous Notes Application of § 301 of Law 9-145: Section 501(c)(3) of D.C. Law 9-145 provided that § 301 shall apply as of October 1, 1992. DC CODE § 3-901 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Sept. 13, 1978, D.C. Law 2-107, § 2, 25 DCR 1391; July 23, 1992, D.C. Law 9-134, § 301(b)(1), 39 DCR 4066; Sept. 10, 1992, D.C. Law 9-145, § 301(b)(1), 39 DCR 4895.)