Code of the District of Columbia

§ 8–102.07. Issuance of Anacostia River Commemorative License Plates.

(a) The Mayor shall issue reflectorized motor vehicle identification tags of a design to enhance public awareness of the District of Columbia’s efforts to restore and protect the Anacostia River and these identification tags may be called Anacostia River Commemorative License Plates. These identification tags shall retain and display the “End Taxation Without Representation” slogan of the current District of Columbia motor vehicle identification tags.

(b) In addition to the annual registration fee required by § 50-1501.03(a), a one-time fee of $25 shall be charged each time new Anacostia River Commemorative License Plates are issued. There shall also be a $20 renewal fee for Anacostia River Commemorative License Plates, which fee shall be charged biennially.

(c) The Mayor shall recover the cost of producing and issuing the Anacostia River Commemorative License Plates from the proceeds collected from the one-time $25 fee and the biennial $20 renewal fee established under subsection (b) of this section.

(d) The balance shall be paid into the Anacostia River Clean Up and Protection Fund established by § 8-102.05(a) and used for the purposes described therein.

(e) The Mayor shall implement this section within 180 days after September 23, 2009. If an extension is necessary, the Mayor shall notify the Council prior to the implementation date.


(Sept. 23, 2009, D.C. Law 18-55, § 8, 56 DCR 5703; Apr. 15, 2017, D.C. Law 21-279, § 4, 64 DCR 966.)

Section References

This section is referenced in § 50-1501.03.

Cross References

Illegal dumping enforcement, see § 8-903.