Code of the District of Columbia

§ 28–5402. Prohibited practices.

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Beginning January 1, 2025, a retailer shall not discriminate against cash as a form of payment for goods or services, including by:

(1) Refusing to accept cash as a form of payment;

(2) Posting signs on the premises that cash payment is not accepted; or

(3) Charging a higher price to consumers who pay cash.