D.C. Act 23-285. Adams Morgan Business Improvement District Emergency Amendment Act of 2020.


District Act of 1996 to allow the Board of the Adams Morgan Business Improvement District to set its tax rate.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this act may be cited as the "Adams Morgan Business Improvement District Emergency Amendment Act of 2020".

Sec. 2. Section 206(c) of the Business Improvement District Act of 1996, effective March 8, 2006 (D.C. Law 16-56; D.C. Official Code § 2-1215.56(c)), is amended to read as follows:

"(c) The BID taxes for the taxable properties in the Adams Morgan BID shall not exceed $.21 for each $100 in assessed value for all taxable properties and all commercial portions of mixed use properties; provided, that any change in the BID taxes from the current tax year rates shall be made subject to the requirements of section 8.".

Sec. 3. Applicability.

This act shall apply as of April 5, 2020.

Sec. 4. Fiscal impact statement.

The Council adopts the fiscal impact statement of the Budget Director as the fiscal impact statement required by section 4a of the General Legislative Procedures Act of 1975, approved October 16, 2006 (120 Stat. 2038; D.C. Official Code § 1-301.47a).

Sec. 5. Effective date.

This act shall take effect after approval by the Mayor (or in the event of veto by the Mayor, action by the Council to override the veto), and shall remain in effect for no longer than 90 days, as provided for emergency acts of the Council of the District of Columbia in section 412(a) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat. 788; D.C. Official Code § 1-204.12(a)).

Law Information


  • D.C. Act 23-285 (PDF)
  • 67 DCR 3965


Mar. 31, 2020

Legislative History (LIMS)