Code of the District of Columbia

§ 28–4102.01. Stockpiling.

*NOTE: This section was created by emergency legislation that will expire on September 5, 2021.*

It shall be unlawful for any person to purchase, in quantities greater than those specified by the Mayor, the Department of Health ("DOH"), the Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency ("HSEMA"), or the federal government goods that the Mayor, DOH, HSEMA, or the federal government have declared:

(1) Necessary for first responders or others following a natural disaster or a declaration of a public health emergency pursuant to § 7-2304.01 ("public health emergency");

(2) Necessary to maintain supply chains of commerce during a natural disaster or a public health emergency; or

(3) Subject to rationing.


(June 7, 2021, D.C. Act 24-96, § 306(d), 0 DCR 0.)

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) creation of this section, see § 306(d) of Coronavirus Support Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2021 (D.C. Act 24-96, June 7, 2021, 0 DCR 0).

For temporary (90 days) creation of this section, see § 306(d) of Coronavirus Support Emergency Amendment Act of 2021 (D.C. Act 24-30, Mar. 17, 2021, 68 DCR 003101).