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The DC Code: § 8-109.04 Adverse impact findings.

Index8 Environmental and Animal Control and Protection (Refs & Annos)

If the EIS identifies an adverse effect from a proposed major action and contains a finding that the public health, safety, or welfare is imminently and substantially endangered by the action, the Mayor, board, commission, or authority of the District government shall disapprove the action, unless the applicant proposes mitigating measures or substitutes a reasonable alternative to avoid the danger.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-984. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 8-36, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 8-109.01. DC CODE § 8-109.04 Current through December 11, 2012


(Oct. 18, 1989, D.C. Law 8-36, § 5, 36 DCR 5741.)