Code of the District of Columbia

§ 8–1772.01. Definitions.

For the purposes of this subchapter, the term:

(1) “Air conditioner” means an appliance, system, or mechanism designed to remove heat and humidity from ambient air for thermal comfort.

(2) Repealed.

(3) “Commercial property” means income-producing property as identified under zoning classifications that would allow for uses such as office buildings, retail stores, and service facilities pursuant to Chapter 7 of Title 11 of the District of Columbia Municipal Regulations (11 DCMR § 700 et seq.).

(3A) "DOEE" means the Department of Energy and Environment.

(4) “Person” means:

(A) The owner or lessee of the portion of a commercial building or structure that is a retail or wholesale establishment that sells goods or provides services to consumers; and

(B) The record owner or lessee of any other portion of a commercial building or structure.

(5) Repealed.


(Mar. 19, 2013, D.C. Law 19-252, § 201, 59 DCR 14932; Oct. 8, 2016, D.C. Law 21-160, § 6022(a), 63 DCR 10775.)

Editor's Notes

Section 301 of D.C. Law 19-252 provided that the Mayor shall issue rules to implement the provisions of the act within 180 days of its effective date [March 19, 2013].