D.C. Law 21-117. Dedication of Land for Street Purposes in Squares 3185 and 3186, S.O. 13-11003 Act of 2016.


To order the dedication of land in Squares 3185 and 3186 to widen Spring Place, N.W.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this act may be cited as the "Dedication of Land for Street Purposes in Squares 3185 and 3186, S.O. 13-11003 Act of 2016".

Sec. 2. (a) Pursuant to section 302(3) of the Street and Alley Closing and Acquisition Procedures Act of 1982, effective March 10, 1983 (D.C. Law 4-201; D.C. Official Code § 9-203.02(3)) ("Act"), and notwithstanding the requirements set forth in sections 303 and304 of the Act (D.C. Official Code §§ 9-203.03 and 9-203.04), the Council accepts the dedication of land in fee simple for street purposes, as shown on the Surveyor’s plat filed under S.O. 13-11003.

(b) The approval of the Council of this dedication is contingent upon the satisfaction of conditions set forth in the official file, S.O.13-11003.

Sec. 3. Transmittal.

The Council shall transmit a copy of this act, upon its effective date, to the Office of the Surveyor.

Sec. 4. Fiscal impact statement.

The Council adopts the fiscal impact statement in the committee report as the fiscal impact statement required by section 4a of the General Legislative Procedures Act of 1975, approved October 16, 2006 (120 Stat. 2038; D.C. Official Code § 1-301.47a).

Sec. 5. Effective date.

This act shall take effect following approval by the Mayor (or in the event of veto by the Mayor, action by the Council to override the veto), a 30-day period of congressional review as provided in section 602(c)(1) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat. 813; D.C. Official Code § 1-206.02(c)(1)), and publication in the District of Columbia Register.

Law Information


  • D.C. Law 21-117 (PDF)
  • 63 DCR 4620


May 12, 2016

Legislative History

Law 21-117, the “Dedication of Land for Street Purposes in Squares 3185 and 3186, S.O. 13-11003 Act of 2016,” was introduced in the Council and assigned Bill No. 21-449 which was referred to the Committee of the Whole. The bill was adopted on first and second readings on Feb. 2, 2016, and Mar. 1, 2016, respectively. After mayoral review, it was assigned Act No. 21-345 on Mar. 23, 2016, and transmitted to Congress for its review. D.C. Law 21-117 became effective May 12, 2016.