Subject to mandatory retirement at age 74 and to the provisions of subchapters II and III of this chapter, a judge of a District of Columbia court appointed on or after the date of enactment of the District of Columbia Court Reorganization Act of 1970 shall serve for a term of fifteen years, and upon completion of such term, such judge shall continue to serve until the judge’s successor is appointed and qualifies.
1981 Ed., § 11-1502.
1973 Ed., § 11-1502.
This section is referenced in § 11-1562.
District Charter provisions relating to tenure of judges, see § 1-204.31.
Eligibility for retirement after ten years of service, see § 11-1562.
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The date of enactment of the District of Columbia Court Reorganization Act of 1970, referred to in this section, is July 29, 1970.