Code of the District of Columbia

§ 1–621.01. Federal health benefits.

The health insurance benefit provisions of Chapter 89 of Title 5 of the United States Code are applicable to all employees of the District government first employed before October 1, 1987, except those specifically excluded by law or rule and regulation. Procedures established for administering the health benefits program with the District government shall be consistent with law and civil service rules.


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 2101, 25 DCR 5740; Oct. 1, 1987, D.C. Law 7-27, § 2(c), 34 DCR 5079.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-622.1.

1973 Ed., § 1-351.1.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 1-702 and § 31-3101.

Editor's Notes

Feasibility Study for Federal Employees Health Benefits Program: See § 8 of the Health Care Benefits Expansion Act of 1992 (D.C. Law 9-114).