(a) There is established as a special fund the Rental Unit Fee Fund ("Fund"), which shall be administered by the Office of the Tenant Advocate in accordance with subsection (c) of this section.
(b) The source of revenue for the Fund shall be the fee charged to a housing provider pursuant to § 42-3504.01(a), excluding $21.50 of that fee, which shall be deposited in the fund established pursuant to § 42-3131.01(b).
(c) Money in the Fund shall be used solely to support the activities of the Office of the Tenant Advocate.
(d) The money deposited into the Fund shall not revert to the unrestricted fund balance of the General Fund of the District of Columbia at the end of a fiscal year, or at any other time.
For temporary (90-day) creation of this section, see § 2212|(c) of the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Support Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2017, effective October 24, 2017 (D.C. Act 22-167; 64 DCR 10802).