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The DC Code: § 47-2706 Misrepresenting merchandise.

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

Any person selling or offering for sale any property under the provisions of this subchapter shall, in describing the same, be truthful with respect to the character, quality, kind, and description of the same and which, for the purpose hereof, shall be considered as warranties, and any breach of the same shall be punishable by prosecution in the Superior Court of the District of Columbia, as hereinbefore set forth.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 47-2706. 1973 Ed., § 47-2206. DC CODE § 47-2706 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Sept. 8, 1916, 39 Stat. 847, ch. 473, § 6; Apr. 1, 1942, 56 Stat. 190, ch. 207, § 1; July 8, 1963, 77 Stat. 77, Pub. L. 88-60, § 1; July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 570, Pub. L. 91-358, title I, § 155(a); enacted, Apr. 9, 1997, D.C. Law 11-254, § 2, 44 DCR 1575.)