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The DC Code: § 8-231.02 Prohibitions.

Index8 Environmental and Animal Control and Protection (Refs & Annos)
All dwelling units, common areas of multifamily properties, and child-occupied facilities constructed prior to 1978 shall be maintained free of lead-based paint hazards.
No person shall apply a lead-based paint or glaze to any surface, including the interior and exterior surfaces, of any residential, public, or commercial building, bridge, or other structure or superstructure, or on any paved surface.
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the District government may deny any license, registration, or permit relating to the use or occupancy of a child-occupied facility or dwelling unit to an owner of that property if the owner is in violation of this chapter.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 18-348, in subsec. (a), deleted "March 1," following "prior to". D.C. Law 19-171, in subsec. (a), validated a previously made technical correction in the punctuation. Legislative History of Laws For Law 17-381, see notes following § 8-231.01. For history of Law 18-348, see notes under § 8-231.01. For history of Law 19-171, see notes under § 8-105.02. DC CODE § 8-231.02 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 31, 2009, D.C. Law 17-381, § 3, 56 DCR 1596; Mar. 31, 2011, D.C. Law 18-348, § 2(b), 58 DCR 717; Sept. 26, 2012, D.C. Law 19-171, § 60(b), 59 DCR 6190.)