Code of the District of Columbia

§ 2–1212.22. Requirements.

(a) As a condition of participating in the Program, an individual or legal entity operating a grocery store shall:

(1) Accept SNAP benefits;

(2) Apply to accept WIC benefits and accept WIC benefits if eligible;

(3) Enter into a first source agreement; and

(4) Sell fresh produce and healthy foods.

(b) A grocery store shall agree in writing to the conditions set forth in subsection (a) of this section for a period of at least 5 years as a condition of participating in the Program; provided, that this requirement shall not be enforceable if the individual or legal entity ceases grocery store operations.