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The DC Code: § 7-1104 Discharge of financial obligations.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)

The Compact Administrator, subject to the approval of the Mayor or his designated agent, may make or arrange for any payments necessary to discharge any financial obligations imposed upon the District of Columbia by the Compact or by any supplementary agreement entered into thereunder.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-1804. 1973 Ed., § 6-1604. References in Text The "Compact," referred to near the end of the section, is set forth in § 7- 1101. Change in Government This section originated at a time when local government powers were delegated to the District of Columbia Council and to a Commissioner of the District of Columbia. The District of Columbia Self-Government and Governmental Reorganization Act, 87 Stat. 818, § 711 (D.C. Code, § 1-207.11), abolished the District of Columbia Council and the Office of Commissioner of the District of Columbia. These branches of government were replaced by the Council of the District of Columbia and the Office of Mayor of the District of Columbia, respectively. Accordingly, and also pursuant to § 714(a) of such Act (D.C. Code, § 1-207.14(a)), appropriate changes in terminology were made in this section. DC CODE § 7-1104 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 26, 1972, 86 Stat. 131, Pub. L. 92-280, § 5.)