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§ 1-104 Construction.

(1) The arrangement and classification of the several provisions of the Code have been made for the purpose of a convenient and orderly arrangement. No inference, implication, or presumption of legislative construction shall be drawn because of the location of any provision, nor shall any outline, analysis, index, or descriptive matter relating to the contents of the Code be given any legal effect.

(2) Section captions are part of this Code. However, references to Sections are not intended to be exclusive, or to exclude other Sections which may be applicable.

(3) Footnotes are not part of the Code. They are included to indicate the historical sources of the provisions of the Code.

(4) Regulations may be issued by the appropriate agency, pursuant to § 8-407 of the Charter, to implement any of the provisions of this Code.

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