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The DC Code: § 7-2271.02 Establishment of District of Columbia Homeland Security Commission; membership.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)
a
There is established a District of Columbia Homeland Security Commission, which shall consist of 7 persons with expertise in security, transportation, communication, chemical safety, risk assessment, terrorism (including bioterrorism), or occupational safety and health.
b
(1) Commission members shall be nominated by the Mayor and confirmed by the Council for terms of 3 years, in accordance with § 1-523.01(e).
2
The Mayor shall establish through rulemaking that Commission members shall be subject to pre-nomination inquiries and security-clearance requirements.
3
The terms of the members first appointed shall begin on the date a majority of the first members are sworn in, which shall become the anniversary date for all subsequent appointments.
4
Commission member's terms shall be staggered so that either 4 positions or 3 positions will expire on the year's anniversary date.
c
Members shall receive no salary for their service on the Commission but shall be reimbursed for administrative costs associated with membership.
d
The Agency shall provide staff to the Commission.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 16-262, see notes following § 7-2271.01. DC CODE § 7-2271.02 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 14, 2007, D.C. Law 16-262, § 202, 54 DCR 794.)