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The DC Code: § 50-2302.01 Applicability.

Index50 Motor and Non-Motor Vehicles and Traffic. (Refs & Annos)

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, all violations of statutes, regulations, executive orders or rules relating to the operation of any vehicle in the District, including rules issued pursuant to Chapter 14 of Title 8, except those violations covered by subchapter III of this chapter or those violations excepted by §§ 50-2302.02 and 50-2302.03, shall be processed and adjudicated pursuant to the provisions of this subchapter. All violations of regulations issued by the Capitol Police Board, pursuant to § 10- 503.25(a), that if committed outside the United States Capitol grounds would be covered by this section shall be processed and adjudicated pursuant to the provisions of this subchapter.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 40-611. 1973 Ed., § 40-1109. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-104, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 50-2301.01. Law 9-173, the "Traffic Adjudication and Motor Carrier Safety Amendment Act of 1992," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 9-501, which was referred to the Committee on Public Works. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on June 23, 1992, and July 7, 1992, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on July 23, 1992, it was assigned Act No. 9-271 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 9-172 became effective on October 1, 1992. Law 9-272, the "Criminal and Juvenile Justice Reform Amendment Act of 1992," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 9-374, which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on December 1, 1992, and December 15, 1992, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on January 14, 1993, it was assigned Act No. 9-401 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 9-272 became effective on May 15, 1993. DC CODE § 50-2302.01 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Sept. 12, 1978, D.C. Law 2-104, § 201, 25 DCR 1275; Oct. 1, 1992, D.C. Law 9-173, § 2, 39 DCR 5834; May 15, 1993, D.C. Law 9-272, § 203(a), 40 DCR 796.)