June 20, 2012
Law 19-143, the “DISB Fingerprint-Based Background Check Authorization Act of 2012”, was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 19-198, which was referred to the Committee on Public Services and Consumer Affairs. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on March 6, 2012, and April 17, 2012, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on April 29, 2012, it was assigned Act No. 19-346 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 19-143 became effective on June 20, 2012.