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The DC Code: 35 Railroads and Other Carriers
35-101: Disposition of property--Sale of unclaimed freight and baggage.
35-102: Disposition of property--Where impractical to give notice or delay sale; sale authorized by court order.
35-103: Disposition of proceeds of sale.
35-121: Abandonment of railroad substation authorized.
35-122: Waiting room on platform authorized.
35-123: Reversion of property to District of Columbia; adequate walkways provided.
35-124: Right to alter, amend, or repeal reserved.
35-201: Competitive lines on fixed routes and schedules; certificate of convenience and necessity required.
35-202: Furnishing sufficient cars, power, equipment, appliances and service required; rules and regulations; penalties for violation.
35-203: Prosecutions to be on information.
35-204: Fenders required on street cars.
35-205: Glass vestibules required for street car motormen; penalties; exception. [Repealed]
35-206: Construction of duct lines authorized.
35-207: Unlawful disposition, acceptance and use of transfers.
35-208: Reciprocal transfer and trackage agreements.
35-209: Type of rails required.
35-210: Use of another's underground line prohibited.
35-211: Removal of disused tracks; penalty for noncompliance.
35-212: Free transfer under reciprocal trackage agreement.
35-213: Free transportation of uniformed policemen and firemen. [Repealed]
35-214: Reduced fares for school children.
35-215: Annual reports to Congress.
35-216: Failure to pay established fare or to present valid transfer; entry by rear exit door prohibited.
35-231: Fixed rate for schoolchildren not over 18 years of age; formula for adjusting and payment of fare subsidy. [Repealed]
35-232: Subsidy agreement.
35-233: Validity of reduced fares; requirements for eligibility.
35-234: Tokens and tickets; certification of eligibility required.
35-235: Metrorail discount cards; factors determining need in use of transit system.
35-236: Subsidy payments authorized; audit; interest credit for advance payment.
35-237: Rules and regulations.
35-251: Unlawful conduct on public passenger vehicles.
35-252: Carrier authorized to refuse transportation to violators.
35-261: Notice of enhanced penalties for commission of offenses against transit operators and Metrorail station managers.
35-271: Merger of street railways permitted.
35-301: Liability of common carriers for injuries to employees.
35-302: Contributory negligence no bar to recovery.
35-303: Insurance contracts no bar to recovery.
35-304: Commencement of action.
35-305: Certain prior laws not affected.
35-401: Passenger motor vehicles for hire to carry insurance; exceptions; liability of insurance company absolute. [Repealed]
35-402: Issuance of insurance policies by authorized company; bonds to be secured; reserves for losses, unearned premiums and other liabilities required; rules and regulations; conditions for cancellation of bonds and insurance policies. [Repealed]
35-403: Operation of vehicle without approved bond or policy prohibited. [Repealed]
35-404: Commission authorized to make rules and regulations. [Repealed]
35-405: Alternate provisions for insurance coverage; blanket policy for more than one vehicle; sinking fund in lieu of insurance; conditions for creation and maintenance of sinking fund; proof of financial responsibility; admission of liability by owner for tortious acts of drivers of vehicles; sinking fund exempt from attachment or levy for other obligations of depositor. [Repealed]
35-406: "Owner" defined. [Repealed]
35-407: Penalties for violation of chapter. [Repealed]
35-408: Delegation of authority of Council to Superintendent. [Repealed]