Code of the District of Columbia

§ 1–608.58. Pay parity for attorneys.

(a) Compensation for Legal Service attorneys shall be reviewed annually by the Mayor and shall be fixed in accordance with the following policy:

(1) The compensation of Senior Executive Attorneys shall be competitive with that provided by the federal government Senior Executive Service Salary Table for attorneys in the Washington metropolitan area having comparable duties, responsibilities, qualifications and experience; and

(2) The compensation of all other Legal Service Attorneys shall be competitive with that provided by the federal government General Schedule for attorneys in the Washington metropolitan area having comparable duties, responsibilities, qualifications, and experience.

(b) Pay shall be established by the Mayor and submitted by resolution to the Council pursuant to § 1-611.06.


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 858; as added Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-260, § 2(j), 46 DCR 1318.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-609.58.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 34-804.

Emergency Legislation

For temporary addition of subchapter, see note to § 1-608.51.

Resolutions

Resolution 15-793, the “Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia Legal Services Non-Collective Bargaining Unit Employees Compensation System Changes Approval Resolution of 2004”, was approved effective December 21, 2004.

Resolution 15-795, the “Office of the Attorney General Legal Services Managers Compensation System Establishment Rulemaking and Compensation System Changes Approval Resolution of 2004”, was approved effective December 21, 2004.

Resolution 16-319, the “Office of the Attorney General Legal Service Managers Compensation System Changes Approval Resolution of 2005”, was approved effective October 11, 2005.

Resolution 16-320, the “Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia Legal Service Non-Collective Bargaining Employees Compensation System Changes Approval Resolution of 2005”, was approved effective October 11, 2005.