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The DC Code: § 42-2851.07 Penalties for noncompliance.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)
a
An owner who fails to comply with a requirement of this chapter shall pay a civil fine of no greater than 5 times the costs and damages caused by the noncompliance.
b
All fines collected pursuant to this section shall be paid into the Housing Production Trust Fund established by Chapter 28 of this title.
c
The Mayor may commence enforcement proceedings for any fine not paid within the time period set forth in regulations.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 14-114, see notes following § 42-2851.01. DC CODE § 42-2851.07 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Apr. 19, 2002, D.C. Law 14-114, § 207, 49 DCR 1468.)