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The DC Code: § 22-3751.01 Enhanced penalties for offenses committed against transit operators and Metrorail station managers.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)
a
Any person who commits an offense enumerated in § 22-3752 against a transit operator, who, at the time of the offense, is authorized to operate and is operating a mass transit vehicle in the District of Columbia, or against Metrorail station manager while on duty in the District of Columbia, may be punished by a fine of up to one and   1/2 times the maximum fine otherwise authorized for the offense and may be imprisoned for a term of up to one and 1/2 times the maximum term of imprisonment otherwise authorized by the offense, or both.
b
For the purposes of this section, the term:
1
"Mass transit vehicle" means any publicly or privately owned or operated commercial vehicle for the carriage of 6 or more passengers, including any Metrobus, Metrorail, Metroaccess, or DC Circulator vehicle or other bus, trolley, or van operating within the District of Columbia.
2
"Metrorail station manager" means any Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority employee who is assigned to supervise a Metrorail station from a kiosk at that station.
3
"Transit operator" means a person who is licensed to operate a mass transit vehicle.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 17-206, see notes following § 22-3751. DC CODE § 22-3751.01 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(June 9, 2001, D.C. Law 13-307, § 2a, as added July 23, 2008, D.C. Law 17-206, § 2(b), 55 DCR 5168.)