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This latest edition of District of Columbia Family Law Annotated contains a broad range of expertly annotated statutes from the Official District of Columbia Code related to domestic relations, divorce, adoption, guardianship, social services, juveniles and related topics. This convenient manual also includes Rules from the D.C. Code of Municipal Regulations and is the statutory source book you need on the topics most critical to your practice.

Table of Contents

Division I. Government of District
• Title 2. Government Administration
o Chapter 15. Youth Affairs
• Title 3. District of Columbia Boards and Commissions
o Chapter 13. Lottery and Charitable Games Control Board
§ 3-1334. Gambling by minor prohibited
§ 3-1335. Payment of prize by or on behalf of minor
• Title 4. Public Care Systems.
o Chapter 1. Public Welfare Supervision
o Chapter 2. Public Assistance
o Chapter 2A. Grandparent Caregivers Pilot Program
o Chapter 2B. Food Stamp Expansion
o Chapter 3. Adoption Programs
o Chapter 4. Day Care
o Chapter 5. Victims of Crime
Subchapter I-A. Shelter and Transitional Housing
Subchapter III. Domestic Violence Hotline
o Chapter 7A. Services for Homeless Individuals and Families
o Chapter 9. Employees’ Child Care Facilities
o Chapter 13. Child Abuse and Neglect
o Chapter 14. Placement of Children in Family Homes
o Chapter 14A. Newborn Safe Haven
o Chapter 15. Criminal Background Checks for Government Services to Children
• Title 7. Human Health Care and Safety
o Subtitle A. General
Chapter 2. Vital Records
o Subtitle B. Child and Infant Screening; Early Intervention
o Subtitle C. Mental Health
§ 7-1231.14. Consent of youth receiving mental health services or mental health supports
§ 7-1231.14a. Prohibition on sexual orientation change efforts for minors
o Subtitle D. Citizens with Intellectual Disabilities
o Subtitle G-I. Vaccinations and Immunizations
o Subtitle H. Tobacco Smoking, Sales, Distribution, Regulation, and Settlement
Chapter 17. Restrictions on Tobacco Smoking
• Subchapter I-A. Prohibited Sales of Tobacco
o Subtitle I. Protection and Care Systems
Chapter 20. Child Care Services and Facilities
Chapter 21. Youth Residential Facilities Licensures
o Subtitle J. Public Safety
Chapter 25. Firearms Control
§ 7-2507.02. Responsibilities regarding storage of firearms; penalties
• Title 8. Environmental and Animal Control and Protection
o Subtitle A. Environmental Control and Protection.
Chapter 2A. Paint Hazards and Paint Stewardship
• Subchapter I. Lead-Hazard Prevention and Elimination
• Title 10. Parks, Public Buildings, Grounds, and Space
o Subtitle I. Parks and Playgrounds

Division II. Judiciary and Judicial Procedure
• Title 11. Organization and Jurisdiction of the Courts
o Chapter 9. Superior Court of the District of Columbia
§ 11-921. Civil jurisdiction
§ 11-923. Criminal jurisdiction; commitment
§ 11-925. Rules regarding certain pending child custody cases
Subchapter III. Miscellaneous Provisions
o Chapter 11. Family Court of the Superior Court
• Title 16. Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters
Chapter 3. Adoption
Chapter 8A. Third-Party Custody
Chapter 9. Divorce, Annulment, Separation, Support, Etc
Chapter 10. Proceedings Regarding Intrafamily Offenses
Chapter 45. Uniform Child Custody Proceedings
Chapter 46. Uniform Child-Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement
Chapter 48. Standby Guardianship
Chapter 49. Authorization for Medical Consent for a Minor by an Adult Caregiver
Chapter 10. Proceedings Regarding Intrafamily Offenses
Chapter 23. Family Division [Family Court] Proceedings
Chapter 25. Change of Name or Gender
Chapter 29. Partition
Chapter 31. Probate Court Proceedings
Chapter 45. Uniform Child Custody Proceedings
Chapter 46. Uniform Child-Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement
Chapter 48. Standby Guardianship
Chapter 49. Authorization for Medical Consent for a Minor by an Adult Caregiver

Division III. Decedents’ Estates and Fiduciary Relations
• Title 19. Descent, Distribution, and Trusts
o Chapter 1. Rights of Surviving Spouse or Domestic Partner, and Children
o Chapter 3. Intestates’ Estates
o Chapter 5. Simultaneous Deaths; Uniform Law
• Title 21. Fiduciary Relations and Persons with Mental Illness
o Chapter 1. Guardianship of Infants
o Chapter 3. Transfers to Minors; Uniform Law

Division IV. Criminal law and procedure and prisoners
• Title 22. Criminal Offenses and Penalties
o Chapter 4. Assault; Mayhem; Threats.
§ 22-401. Assault with intent to kill, rob, or poison, or to commit first degree sexual abuse, second degree sexual abuse or child sexual abuse
§ 22-402. Assault with intent to commit mayhem or with dangerous weapon
§ 22-403. Assault with intent to commit any other offense
§ 22-404. Assault or threatened assault in a menacing manner; stalking
§ 22-404.01. Aggravated assault
§ 22-407. Threats to do bodily harm
o Chapter 5. Bigamy
o Chapter 8A. Crimes Committed Against Minors
o Chapter 9A. Criminal Abuse and Neglect of Vulnerable Adults and Elderly Persons
o Chapter 9B. Criminal Street Gangs
o Chapter 11. Cruelty to Children
o Chapter 13. Disturbances of the Public Peace
§ 22-1312. Lewd, indecent, or obscene acts; sexual proposal to a minor
o Chapter 18A. Human Trafficking.
§ 22-1834. Sex trafficking of children
§ 22-1840. Civil action
o Chapter 19. Incest.
o Chapter 19A. Interfering with Reports of Crime
o Chapter 22. Obscenity
o Chapter 27. Prostitution; Pandering
§ 22-2701. Engaging in prostitution or soliciting for prostitution
§ 22-2704. Abducting or enticing child from his or her home for purposes of prostitution; harboring such child
§ 22-2705. Pandering; inducing or compelling an individual to engage in prostitution
§ 22-2706. Compelling an individual to live life of prostitution against his or her will
§ 22-2707. Procuring; receiving money or other valuable thing for arranging assignation
§ 22-2708. Causing spouse or domestic partner to live in prostitution
o Chapter 30. Sexual Abuse
o Chapter 30A. Non-Consensual Pornography
o Chapter 31. Sexual Performance Using Minors
o Chapter 31A. Stalking
o Chapter 36A. Crimes Committed Against Minors
o Chapter 38. Sexual Psychopaths
o Chapter 39. HIV Testing of Certain Criminal Offenders
o Chapter 40. Sex Offender Registration
o Chapter 45. Weapons and Possession of Weapons
§ 22-4502.01. Gun free zones; enhanced penalty
§ 22-4503. Unlawful possession of firearm
• Title 23. Criminal Procedure
o Chapter 1. General Provisions
§ 23-113. Limitations on actions for criminal violations
§ 23-114. Corroboration of a child witness’ testimony not required
§ 23-331. Fictitious name indictments for first or second degree sexual abuse or first or second degree child sexual abuse
o Chapter 5. Warrants & Arrests
§ 23-581. Arrests without warrant by law enforcement officers
§ 23-584. Field arrest and release on citation
o Chapter 19. Crime Victims’ Rights
• Title 24. Prisoners and Their Treatment
o Chapter 9. Youth Offender Programs
o Chapter 11. Interstate Compact on Juveniles

Division V. Local Business Affairs
• Title 25. Alcoholic Beverages
§ 25-1002. Purchase, possession or consumption by persons under 21; misrepresentation of age; penalties
• Title 31. Insurance and Securities
§ 31-2996.02. Dependent child coverage
• Title 32. Labor
o Chapter 2. Employment of Minors
o Chapter 5. Employee Leave
Subchapter I. Family and Medical Leave
Subchapter II. Parental Leave
o Chapter 12A. Reasonable Accommodations for Pregnant and Nursing Workers

Division VI. Education, Libraries, and Public Institutions
• Subtitle I. Public Education — Primary and Secondary
o Chapter 2. Compulsory School Attendance and Expulsion
o Chapter 3. Residency Requirement and Nonresident Tuition
o Chapter 5. Immunization of School Students
o Chapter 6. Student Health Care
o Chapter 9. Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 38-901. Whole school-day sessions
§ 38-913. Subsistence and transportation of children with disabilities

Division VIII. General Laws
• Title 46. Domestic Relations
• Title 50. Motor and Non-Motor Vehicles and Traffic
o Subtitle V. Non-Motorized Vehicles
Chapter 16. Regulation of Bicycles
§ 50-1605. Helmet use requirements
§ 50-1606. Contributory negligence
§ 50-1608. Child safety helmet assistance program
o Subtitle VI. Safety
• Chapter 17. Child Restraint
• Chapter 18. Mandatory Use of Seat Belts
§ 50-1802. Use of safety belts required; exceptions
§ 50-1806. Enforcement of chapter
• Chapter 22. Regulation of Traffic
§ 50-2206.18. Additional penalty for impaired driving with a minor in vehicle
§ 50-2206.36. Additional penalty for impaired operating with a minor in the watercraft

CODE OF D.C. MUNICIPAL REGULATIONS

TITLE 4. HUMAN RIGHTS AND RELATIONS
• CHAPTER 15. YOUTH BULLYING PREVENTION SECTIONS
• CHAPTER 16. FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACT

TITLE 5. BOARD OF EDUCATION
• SUBTITLE A. OFFICE OF THE STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION (OSSE)
o CHAPTER 1. CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITIES: LICENSING
o CHAPTER 2. DISTRICT SUBSIDIZED CHILD CARE SERVICES
o CHAPTER 10. HEALTHY TOTS
o CHAPTER 11. ACCESS TO EMERGENCY EPINEPHRINE IN SCHOOLS
o CHAPTER 50. RESIDENCY VERIFICATION FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS
• SUBTITLE B. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS (DCPS)
o CHAPTER 24. STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
o CHAPTER 25. STUDENT DISCIPLINE
• SUBTITLE E. FORMER TITLE 5
o CHAPTER 4. PARENT AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IN EDUCATION
o CHAPTER 21. ATTENDANCE AND TRANSFERS
o CHAPTER 24. STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
o CHAPTER 26. STUDENT RECORDS
o CHAPTER 52. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA HOME SCHOOLING
o CHAPTER 53. PUBLIC SCHOOL IMMUNIZATION PROCEDURES AND REQUIREMENTS

TITLE 17. BUSINESS, OCCUPATIONS, AND PROFESSIONALS
• CHAPTER 70. SOCIAL WORK
• CHAPTER 77. MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY

TITLE 22. PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE
• SUBTITLE B. HEALTH
o CHAPTER 6. PROTECTION OF MINORS
o CHAPTER 21. NEONATAL SCREENING SERVICES
o CHAPTER 26. MATERNITY CENTERS
o CHAPTER 28. PEDIATRIC TRAUMA CARE
o CHAPTER 73. CHILDHOOD LEAD POISONING PREVENTION

TITLE 29. PUBLIC WELFARE
• CHAPTER 3. CHILD DEVELOPMENT FACILITIES
• CHAPTER 17. CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT
o CHAPTER 56. REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA MEDICAID MANAGED CARE PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH WITH DISABILITIES
o CHAPTER 57. ENROLLMENT AND DISENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES FOR BENEFICIARIES ELIGIBLE FOR THE D.C. MEDICAID MANAGED CARE PROGRAM FOR DISABLED CHILDREN AND YOUTHS
o CHAPTER 58. TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES
o CHAPTER 59. FAIR HEARING PROCEDURES FOR THE CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES AGENCY
o CHAPTER 60. FOSTER HOMES
o CHAPTER 61. PERMANENT GUARDIANSHIP SUBSIDIES FOR KINSHIP CAREGIVERS
o CHAPTER 62. LICENSING OF YOUTH SHELTERS, RUNAWAY SHELTERS, EMERGENCY CARE FACILITIES, AND YOUTH GROUP HOMES
o CHAPTER 63. LICENSING OF INDEPENDENT LIVING PROGRAMS FOR ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS
o CHAPTER 68. GRANDPARENT CAREGIVERS PILOT PROGRAM SUBSIDIES
o CHAPTER 71. MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR EARLY INTERVENTION SERVICES
o CHAPTER 72. STANDARDS OF ASSISTANCE AND PAYMENT LEVELS IN PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
o CHAPTER 73. MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR IMMIGRANT CHILDREN
o CHAPTER 78. FAMILY RE-HOUSING AND STABILIZATION PROGRAM
o CHAPTER 80. DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIP
o CHAPTER 81. CHILD SUPPORT ADMINISTRATIVE FINANCIAL INSTITUTION DATA MATCH
o CHAPTER 83. SAFE HAVEN FOR NEWBORNS
o CHAPTER 84. PROTECTING FOSTER CHILDREN FROM IDENTITY THEFT
o CHAPTER 85. FAMILY ASSESSMENTS IN CHILD WELFARE
o CHAPTER 100. LACTATION SERVICES
o CHAPTER 122. CHILD SUPPORT LIEN PROGRAM