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The DC Code: § 8-419 Severability.

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

If any provision of this chapter is declared unconstitutional, or the applicability thereof to any person or circumstance is held invalid, the constitutionality of the remainder of this chapter and applicability thereof to other persons and circumstances shall not be affected thereby.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-751.19. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-70, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 8-401. Miscellaneous Notes Law 19-191 added §§ 8-435 and 8-436 only "upon the inclusion of its fiscal effect in an approved budget and financial plan, as certified by the Chief Financial Officer to the Budget Director of the Council in a certification published by the Council in the District of Columbia Register, but not before October 1, 2013." As of the most recent updated publication of this section, the certification required for Law 19-191 has not been made. Therefore the sections have not been enacted. DC CODE § 8-419 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 18, 1978, D.C. Law 2-70, § 20, 24 DCR 6867.)