D.C. Law 7-229. Victim’s Rights Amendment Act of 1988.

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Law Information


  • D.C. Law 7-229 (PDF)
  • 35 DCR 6155


May 10, 1989

Legislative History

Law 7-229, the “Victim’s Rights Amendment Act of 1988,” was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 7-586, which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on June 28, 1988, and July 12, 1988, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on August 1, 1988, it was assigned Act No. 7-236 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review.