An Act To reorganize the governmental structure of the District of Columbia, to provide a charter for local government in the District of Columbia subject to acceptance by a majority of the registered qualified electors in the District of Columbia, to delegate certain legislative powers to the local government, to implement certain recommendations of the Commission on the Organization of the Government of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes

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Summary

In the governmental reorganization of the District of Columbia, Part B of the District Charter sets forth the regulations concerning the Mayor's election, qualifications, vacancy, compensation, powers and duties and municipal planning. The District of Columbia Council, the offices of Chairman of the District of Columbia Council, Vice Chairman of the District of Columbia Council, and the seven other members of the District of Columbia Council, and the offices of the Commissioner of the District of Columbia and Assistant to the Commissioner of the District of Columbia, as established by Reorganization Plan Numbered 3 of 1967, 81 Stat. 948 (1967), are abolished.

Subject

  • Commissioner of the District of Columbia
  • District of Columbia City Council
  • Office of Mayor (Washington, D.C.)
  • Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1967

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 87 Stat. 774
  • Title 05, Government Organization and Employees
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

87 Stat. 774 (1973); Pub. L. No. 93-198 (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

  • 1974
  • 12/24/1973

Topic

  • Elections
  • Local government
  • Reorganization
  • Administrative agencies
  • Mayors
  • Administrative agencies--Reorganization
  • Local government--District of Columbia
  • Mayors--Election

Place

District of Columbia

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 6; Page Numbers: 774, 789, 818

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