Nov. 19, 2008
Law 17-259, the “Trash Collection Noise Violations Abatement Act of 2008”, was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 17-365 which was referred to the Committee Public Works and the Environment. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on July 15, 2008, and September 16, 2008, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on September 29, 2008, it was assigned Act No. 17-510 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 17-259 became effective on November 19, 2008.