The unlawful tapping of any water pipe laid down in the District by authority of the United States is a misdemeanor and an indictable offense; and any person convicted of such offense in the criminal court of the District shall be subject to a fine not exceeding $500, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 1 year.
Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 43-1546. 1973 Ed., § 43-1534. DC CODE § 34-2401.20 Current through December 11, 2012
(R.S., D.C., § 218.)