Code of the District of Columbia

§ 36–641.17. Investigations and inspections.

(a) The Office may conduct investigations, searches, seizures, and perform other duties authorized by this subchapter and rules issued pursuant to this subchapter.

(b) An applicant for a license and each licensee shall allow an authorized member of the Office, an ABRA investigator, or any member of the Metropolitan Police Department full opportunity to examine at any time during business hours:

(1) The location on the premises where game of skill machines are available to play; and

(2) The books and records of the licensee or applicant.


(Mar. 10, 1981, D.C. Law 3-172, § 417; as added Apr. 27, 2021, D.C. Law 23-280, § 7(b), 68 DCR 001156.)

Emergency Legislation

For temporary (90 days) creation of this section, see § 2(b) of Revised Game of Skill Machines Consumer Protections Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2021 (D.C. Act 24-16, Feb. 26, 2021, 68 DCR 002559).

For temporary (90 days) creation of this section, see § 2(b) of Revised Game of Skill Machines Consumer Protections Emergency Amendment Act of 2020 (D.C. Act 23-479, Oct. 1, 2020, 67 DCR 13284).

Temporary Legislation

For temporary (225 days) creation of this section, see § 2(b) of Revised Game of Skill Machines Consumer Protections Temporary Amendment Act of 2020 (D.C. Law 23-257, Mar. 16, 2021, 67 DCR 13932).