D.C. Law 16-79. Domestic Partnership Equality Amendment Act of 2006.

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  • D.C. Law 16-79 (PDF)
  • 53 DCR 1035


Apr. 4, 2006

Legislative History (LIMS)

Law 16-79, the “Domestic Partnership Equality Amendment Act of 2006”, was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 16-52 which was referred to the Committee on Judiciary. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on December 6, 2005, and January 4, 2006, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on January 26, 2006, it was assigned Act No. 16-265 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 16-79 became effective on April 4, 2006.