Code of the District of Columbia

§ 10–801.01. “Real property” defined.

For the purposes of this subchapter, the term “real property” means land titled in the name of the District of Columbia (“District”) or in which the District has a controlling interest and includes all structures of a permanent character erected thereon or affixed thereto, any natural resources located thereon or thereunder, all riparian rights attached thereto, or any air space located above or below the property or any street or alley under the jurisdiction of the Mayor.


(Aug. 5, 1939, 53 Stat. 1211, c. 449, § 1a; as added Mar. 15, 1990, D.C. Law 8-96, § 2, 37 DCR 795; Mar. 13, 2004, D.C. Law 15-105, § 53(a), 51 DCR 881.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 9-401.1.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 6-1451.01 and § 39-107a.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 15-105 validated a previously made technical correction.