Code of the District of Columbia

§ 22–3810. Stay of criminal proceedings.

Any statement filed in a criminal proceeding pursuant to subsection (b) or (c) of § 22-3804 shall stay such criminal proceeding until whichever of the following first occurs:

(1) The proceeding under this chapter to determine whether the patient is a sexual psychopath is dismissed pursuant to § 22-3807 or withdrawn;

(2) It is determined pursuant to § 22-3808 that the patient is not a sexual psychopath; or

(3) The patient is discharged from an institution pursuant to § 22-3809.