Code of the District of Columbia

§ 34–1506.02. Disconnection of service during a public health emergency prohibited.

(a) For the purposes of this section, the term "public health emergency" means a period of time for which the Mayor has declared a public health emergency pursuant to § 7-2304.01.

(b) An electric company shall not disconnect electric service for non-payment of a bill or fees during a public health emergency or for 15 calendar days thereafter.


(May 9, 2000, D.C. Law 13-107, § 106b; as added June 8, 2020, D.C. Act 23-328, § 307(c), 67 DCR 7598.)