Code of the District of Columbia

§ 3–1301. Creation; established as an office within the Office of the Chief Financial Officer; transfer of powers; definitions.

(a) There is hereby created by the District of Columbia, the District of Columbia Lottery and Charitable Games Control Board.

(b) Effective with the appointment of the first Chief Financial Officer under § 1-204.24b and pursuant to § 1-204.24a(c), the Board is established as the Office of Lottery and Charitable Games, a subordinate office within the Office of the Chief Financial Officer. All of the powers, duties, functions, and personnel of the Board are transferred to the Office of the Chief Financial Officer.

(c) For the purposes of this chapter, the term:

(1) "Board" means the District of Columbia Lottery and Charitable Games Control Board established by this section.

(2) "Office" means the Office of Lottery and Charitable Games established by this section.


(Mar. 10, 1981, D.C. Law 3-172, § 4, 27 DCR 4736; Oct. 8, 2016, D.C. Law 21-160, § 7072(a), 63 DCR 10775.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 2-2501.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 1-523.01.

Cross References

Nomination and approval of agency heads, see § 1-523.01.

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 2(d)(1) of Sports Wagering Lottery Emergency Amendment Act of 2018 (D.C. Act 22-630, Jan. 30, 2019, 66 DCR 1745).