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The DC Code: § 47-102 Total indebtedness not to be increased.

Index47 Taxation, Licensing, Permits, Assessments, and Fees. (Refs & Annos)

There shall be no increase of the amount of the total indebtedness of the District of Columbia existing on June 11, 1878; and any officer or person who shall knowingly increase, or aid or abet in increasing, such total indebtedness, shall be deemed guilty of a high misdemeanor, and, on conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding 10 years, and by fine not exceeding $10,000.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 47-102. 1973 Ed., § 47-102. DC CODE § 47-102 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(June 11, 1878, 20 Stat. 108, ch. 180, § 13; enacted, Apr. 9, 1997, D.C. Law 11-254, § 2, 44 DCR 1575.)