Code of the District of Columbia

§ 5–1103. Definitions.

For purposes of this subchapter, the term:

(1) “Board” means the Police Complaints Board.

(2) “Complaint examiner” means the person designated by the Executive Director to determine the merits of a complaint.

(3) “Executive Director” means the head of the Office of Police Complaints.

(3A) “Gender identity or expression” shall have the same meaning as provided in § 2-1401.02(12A).

(4) “Office” means the Office of Police Complaints.


(Mar 26, 1999, D.C. Law 12-208, § 4, 45 DCR 8107; Sept. 30, 2004, D.C. Law 15-194, § 902(a), 51 DCR 9406; June 25, 2008, D.C. Law 17-177, § 8(a), 55 DCR 3696.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 4-913.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 15-194, in pars. (1), (3), and (4), substituted “Police Complaints” for “Citizen Complaint Review”.

D.C. Law 17-177 added par. (3A).