Code of the District of Columbia

§ 2–1471.01. Definitions.

For the purposes of this chapter, the term "racial equity" means the elimination of racial disparities such that race no longer predicts opportunities, outcomes, or the distribution of resources for residents of the District, particularly for persons of color and Black residents.


(Mar. 16, 2021, D.C. Law 23-181, § 101, 67 DCR 14390.)

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) creation of, see § 101 of Racial Equity Achieves Results (REACH) Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2021 (D.C. Act 24-44, Mar. 24, 2021, 68 DCR 003448).

For temporary (90 days) creation of this section, see § 101 of Racial Equity Achieves Results (REACH) Emergency Amendment Act of 2020 (D.C. Act 23-521, Dec. 7, 2020, 67 DCR 14433).