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The DC Code: § 42-3531.02 Purpose.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

The purpose of this chapter is to establish the Office of the Tenant Advocate as an independent agency to advocate on behalf of the education of, and outreach to, tenants and the people of the District.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 16-181 substituted "as an independent agency" for "as an office within the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs". Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 2062 of Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2005 (D.C. Act 16-168, July 26, 2005, 52 DCR 7667). Legislative History of Laws For Law 16-33, see notes following § 42-3531.01. For Law 16-181, see notes following § 42-3531.01. Effective Dates Section 5 of D.C. Law 16-181 provides: "Section 2 through 4 shall apply as of October 1, 2007." DC CODE § 42-3531.02 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Oct. 20, 2005, D.C. Law 16-33, § 2062, 52 DCR 7503; Oct. 1, 2007, D.C. Law 16-181, § 2(b), 53 DCR 6703.)