Code of the District of Columbia

Subchapter XXVIII. Agreements Authorized.


§ 1–628.01. Authority.

The Council, the Mayor, the District of Columbia Board of Education, and the Board of Trustees of the University of the District of Columbia are hereby authorized and empowered to enter into reciprocal agreements for the use of equipment, materials, facilities, and services with any public or private agency or body for purposes deemed beneficial to the personnel system. For the purposes of agreements with federal agencies under this subchapter, the provisions of § 1-207.31 shall be met.


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 2801, 25 DCR 5740; Feb. 24, 1987, D.C. Law 6-177, § 3(aa), 33 DCR 7241; Aug. 1, 1996, D.C. Law 11-152, § 302(z), 43 DCR 2978; Apr. 1, 2017, D.C. Law 21-232, § 2(q), 64 DCR 876.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-629.1.

1973 Ed., § 1-358.1.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 1-631.08.

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(q) of Council Independent Authority Clarification Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2017 (D.C. Act 22-29, Mar. 27, 2017, 64 DCR 3077).

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(q) of Council Independent Authority Clarification Emergency Amendment Act of 2016 (D.C. Act 21-551, Dec. 6, 2016, 63 DCR 15022).

Editor's Notes

Repeal of § 3 of Law 6-177: Section 4(b) of D.C. Law 6-177 provided that the provisions of § 3 are repealed on the 1st day following the 36-month period after February 24, 1987.

Repeal of § 4(b) of Law 6-177: Section 3(b) of D.C. Law 8-74, effective March 15, 1990, provided that § 4(b) of D.C. Law 6-177 is repealed.


§ 1–628.02. Agreements required.

The Mayor shall enter into an agreement with the United States Civil Service Commission to carry out the purposes of subchapters XXI, XXII, and XXVI of this chapter.


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 2802, 25 DCR 5740.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-629.2.

1973 Ed., § 1-358.2.


§ 1–628.03. Courts.

The Public Employee Relations Board is authorized to enter into agreements with the courts of the District of Columbia to implement a positive program of employee-employer relations.


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 2803, 25 DCR 5740.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-629.3.

1973 Ed., § 1-358.3.


§ 1–628.04. Transit Commission.

The Mayor is hereby authorized and empowered to enter into an agreement with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Commission to implement the inclusion of the employees of such Commission as participants in the United States Civil Service Retirement System (Chapter 83 of Title 5 of the United States Code).


(Mar. 3, 1979, D.C. Law 2-139, § 2804, 25 DCR 5740.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-629.4.

1973 Ed., § 1-358.4.


§ 1–628.05. Agreements for disciplinary appeals.

The Mayor is authorized to enter into agreements with appropriate federal agencies to authorize them to continue the processing of administrative appeals of personnel actions by District government employees until such time as the rules and regulations of the Office of Employee Appeals are issued and the provisions of subchapter XVI of this chapter become effective. The agreement of the Mayor may provide for the existing standards of cause for disciplinary actions to continue in effect for the duration of the agreement.


(Aug. 7, 1980, D.C. Law 3-81, § 2(ff), 27 DCR 2632.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 1-629.5.