July 24, 1982
Law 4-127, the “Council of the District of Columbia Independence Act of 1982,” was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 4-240, which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on March 9, 1982 and March 23, 1982, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on June 1, 1982, it was assigned Act No. 4-192 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review.