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The DC Code: § 7-761.10 Delegation and redelegation of authority.

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

The Department and its Director shall be the successors to all intellectual and developmental disabilities-related authority delegated to the DHS and its Director, and the Director of the Department shall be authorized to act, either personally or through a designated representative, as a member of any committees, commissions, boards, or other bodies that include as a member the Director of the DHS with respect to intellectual and developmental disabilities-related authority.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 19-169 substituted "intellectual" for "mental retardation". Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 110 of Developmental Disabilities Services Management Reform Emergency Amendment Act of 2006 (D.C. Act 16-672, December 28, 2006, 54 DCR 1155). Legislative History of Laws For Law 16-264, see notes following § 7-761.01. For history of Law 19-169, see notes under § 7-761.02. Miscellaneous Notes Establishment of the State Independent Living Council as an Independent Commission, see Mayor's Order 2010-105, June 25, 2010 (57 DCR 5554). DC CODE § 7-761.10 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 14, 2007, D.C. Law 16-264, § 110, 54 DCR 818; Sept. 26, 2012, D.C. Law 19-169, § 15(d), 59 DCR 5567.)