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The DC Code: § 1-1326 Wall extending over lot line.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)

If the wall of any house already erected cover 7 inches or more in width of the adjoining lot, it shall be deemed a party wall, according to the regulations for building in the District, and the ground so occupied more than 7 inches in width shall be paid for as provided in § 1-1325.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-926. 1973 Ed., § 1-626. DC CODE § 1-1326 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1426, ch. 854, § 1587.)