Code of the District of Columbia

§ 2–1217.37j. District officials.

(a) Except as otherwise provided in § 2-1217.37i(c), the elected or appointed officials, officers, employees, or agents of the District shall not be liable personally for the payment of the Bonds or be subject to any personal liability by reason of the issuance of the Bonds, or for any representations, warranties, covenants, obligations, or agreements of the District contained in this subpart, the Bonds, the Financing Documents, or the Closing Documents.

(b) The signature, countersignature, facsimile signature, or facsimile countersignature of any official appearing on the Bonds, the Financing Documents, or the Closing Documents shall be valid and sufficient for all purposes notwithstanding the fact that the individual signatory ceases to hold that office before delivery of the Bonds, the Financing Documents, or the Closing Documents.


(Apr. 7, 2017, D.C. Law 21-262, § 11, 64 DCR 2097.)

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(e) of Bryant Street Tax Increment Financing Emergency Amendment Act of 2019 (D.C. Act 23-13, Feb. 25, 2019, 66 DCR 2467).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(e) of Bryant Street Tax Increment Financing Temporary Amendment Act of 2019 (D.C. Law 23-5, Apr. 18, 2019, 66 DCR 2696).