§ 8–1813. Notice of violation.
(a) The Mayor may issue a notice of violation to any person who violates a provision of this subchapter.
(b) A notice of violation shall:
(1) State the nature of the violation; and
(2) Describe the procedures provided in this section.
(c) A notice of violation shall be the summons and complaint for the purposes of this subchapter.
(d) A person shall answer a notice of violation within 15 days by:
(1) Depositing and forfeiting collateral in an amount established by the Superior Court of the District of Columbia; or
(2) Depositing collateral in an amount established by the Superior Court of the District of Columbia and requesting, through the issuing agency, a trial in Court.
(e) The Mayor shall prescribe the form for the notice of violation and establish procedures for the administrative control of the notice of violation.