For the purposes of this chapter, the term:
(1) "Board" means the Railroad Advisory Board established by § 35-332.
(2) "Federal railroad safety laws" shall have the same meaning as provided in § 8-151.01(5B).
(3) "Railroad carrier" shall have the same meaning as provided in § 8-151.01(11C).
Applicability of D.C. Law 21-254: § 501 of D.C. Law 21-254 provided that the creation of this section by § 201 of D.C. Law 21-254 is subject to the inclusion of the law’s fiscal effect in an approved budget and financial plan. Therefore that amendment has not been implemented.
Construction of Law
Section 401 of Law 21-254 provided that Law 21-254 shall be construed, and the authority granted under it shall be exercised, in a manner consistent with applicable federal laws and regulations.