Code of the District of Columbia

§ 1–610.55. Reasonable pre-employment travel and relocation expenses and temporary housing allowance.

Pursuant to regulations the Mayor may prescribe, the following expenses may be paid in connection with Executive Service employment:

(1) Reasonable pre-employment travel expenses for an individual being interviewed for a subordinate agency head position;

(2) Reasonable relocation expenses for an Executive Service selectee or appointee and his or her immediate family if they are relocating to the District of Columbia from outside the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area; and

(3) A reasonable temporary housing allowance, for a period not to exceed 60 days, for an Executive Service selectee or appointee and his or her immediate family.


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 1055; as added June 10, 1998, D.C. Law 12-124, § 101(m), 45 DCR 2464.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-611.55.

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90-day) repeal of the Chancellor of the District of Columbia Public Schools Salary and Benefits Authorization Temporary Amendment Act of 2017, effective April 7, 2017 (D.C. Law 21-246; 64 DCR 1620), see § 1003 of Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2017, effective October 24, 2017 (D.C. Act 22-167; 64 DCR 10802).

For temporary (90-day) repeal of the Chancellor of the District of Columbia Public Schools Salary and Benefits Authorization Temporary Amendment Act of 2017, effective April 7, 2017 (D.C. Law 21-246; 64 DCR 1620), see § 1003 of Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2017, effective July 20, 2017 (D.C. Act 22-104; 64 DCR 7032).

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(b) of Chancellor of the District of Columbia Public Schools Salary and Benefits Authorization Emergency Amendment Act of 2016 (D.C. Act 21-637, Jan. 24, 2017, 64 DCR 923).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(b) of Chancellor of the District of Columbia Public Schools Salary and Benefits Authorization Temporary Amendment Act of 2017 (D.C. Law 21-246, Apr. 7, 2017, 64 DCR 1620).

Editor's Notes

Applicability of § 101(m) of D.C. Law 12-124: See Historical and Statutory Notes following § 1-610.51.