Code of the District of Columbia

§ 1–319.01. Utilization by District government encouraged; exception.

It shall be the policy of the District of Columbia government to utilize volunteer citizens in as many governmental programs as is practicable to serve the interests of the community. No volunteer person shall be used to fill any position or perform any service which is currently being performed by an employee of the District of Columbia government.


(June 28, 1977, D.C. Law 2-12, § 2, 24 DCR 1442.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-304.

1973 Ed., § 1-215a.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 1-319.03, § 1-319.04, § 1-632.06, and § 8-151.07.

Cross References

Merit system, continuation of existing laws, see § 1-632.06.