Code of the District of Columbia

Subchapter IV. Fictitious Name Indictments.

§ 23–331. Fictitious name indictments for first or second degree sexual abuse or first or second degree child sexual abuse. [Repealed]


(May 10, 2005, D.C. Law 15-356, § 3(b), 52 DCR 1176; Mar. 2, 2007, D.C. Law 16-191, § 45, 53 DCR 6794; May 3, 2019, D.C. Law 22-311, § 4(b), 66 DCR 1398.)

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 16-191 made a technical change in the language of D.C. Law 15-356 that resulted in no change in text.


Section 5(c) of D.C. Law 22-311 provided that the repeal of this section by D.C. Law 22-311 shall not affect prosecutions commenced before May 3, 2019.

Effective Dates

Section 4 of D.C. Law 15-356 provided as follows: “Sec. 4. Applicability. This act shall apply to an offense committed before its effective date only if the statute of limitations for the offense has not expired prior to the effective date.”