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The DC Code: § 42-3603 Preliminary injunction review.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)
a
After commencement of an action under § 42-3602 and upon request of a party, the Court shall hold a hearing to determine if a preliminary injunction should be granted to prevent a tenant from directly or indirectly maintaining a drug haven or nuisance.
b
The Court may grant a motion for a preliminary injunction if the plaintiff meets the necessary legal requirements for a preliminary injunction. The factors that the Court shall consider in determining whether the plaintiff is entitled to a preliminary injunction are:
1
Whether the plaintiff is likely to prevail on the merits of the case;
2
Whether, in the absence of relief, the plaintiff will suffer irreparable harm;
3
Whether there will be substantial harm to the defendant or another party if relief is granted; and
4
Whether the public interest favors granting relief.
c
The housing provider and the Mayor shall not be required to give bond to obtain an injunction.

Historical and Statutory

Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90-day) addition of section, see § 1304 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-376, July 24, 2000, 47 DCR 6574). For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 1304 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Budget Support Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2000 (D.C. Act 13-438, October 20, 2000, 47 DCR 8740). Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-172, see notes following § 42-3601. DC CODE § 42-3603 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Oct. 19, 2000, D.C. Law 13-172, § 1304, 47 DCR 6308.)