D.C. Act 21-596. Tampering with a Detection Device Emergency Amendment Act of 2016.

D.C. Act 21-596. Tampering with a Detection Device Emergency Amendment Act of 2016.

AN ACT

To amend, on an emergency basis, the Omnibus Public Safety and Justice Amendment Act of 2009 to make it unlawful to tamper with a detection device required by any custodial or supervision entity with authority over an individual subject to monitoring.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this act may be cited as the "Tampering with a Detection Device Emergency Amendment Act of 2016."

Note § 22-1211

Sec. 2. Section 103(a)(1) of the Omnibus Public Safety and Justice Amendment Act of 2009, effective December 10, 2009 (D.C. Law 18-88; D.C. Official Code § 22-1211(a)(1)), is amended by striking the phrase "who is required to wear a device as a condition of a protection order, pretrial, presentence, or predisposition release, probation, supervised release, parole, or commitment, or who is required to wear a device while incarcerated," and inserting the phrase "who is required to wear a device while incarcerated or committed, while subject to a protection order, or while on pretrial release, presentence release, predisposition release, supervised release, probation, or parole" in its place.

Sec. 3. Fiscal impact statement.

The Council adopts the fiscal impact statement of the Budget Director as the fiscal impact statement required by section 602(c)(3) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat. 813; D.C. Official Code § 1-206.02(c)(3)).

Sec. 4. Effective date.

This act shall take effect following approval by the Mayor (or in the event of veto by the Mayor, action by the Council to override the veto), and shall remain in effect for no longer than 90 days, as provided for emergency acts of the Council of the District of Columbia in section 412(a) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat. 788; D.C. Official Code § 1-204.12(a