Law Information


  • D.C. Law 12-20 (PDF)
  • 44 DCR 4023


Sept. 23, 1997

Legislative History (LIMS)

Law 12-20, the “Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Safety Regulation Act of 1997,” was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 12-30, which was referred to the Committee on Local, Regional, and Federal Affairs. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on May 6, 1997, and June 3, 1997, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on June 18, 1997, it was assigned Act No. 12-97 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 12-20 became effective on September 23, 1997.