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Legal Statutes: District of Columbia

UPDATED April 11, 2017

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Subchapter IV. Interstate Enforcement Of Domestic Violence Protection Orders; Uniform Law.

back to top§ 16-1048. Transitional provision.

This subchapter applies to protection orders issued before the effective date of this subchapter and to continuing actions for enforcement of foreign protection orders commenced before the effective date of this subchapter. A request for enforcement of a foreign protection order made on or after the effective date of this subchapter for violations of a foreign protection order occurring before the effective date of this subchapter is governed by this subchapter.
Apr. 11, 2003, D.C. Law 14-296, § 2(c), 50 DCR 320.