D.C. Law 22-192. Mazie Washington Way Designation Act of 2018.


To symbolically designate the 4900 block of Nannie Helen Burroughs Avenue, N.E., in Ward 7, as Mazie Washington Way.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this act may be cited as the "Mazie Washington Way Designation Act of 2018".

Sec. 2. Pursuant to sections 401, 403a, and 423 of the Street and Alley Closing and Acquisition Procedures Act of 1982, effective March 10, 1983 (D.C. Law 4-201; D.C. Official Code §§ 9-204.01, 9-204.03a, and 9-204.23), the Council symbolically designates the 4900 block of Nannie Helen Burroughs Avenue, N.E., as "Mazie Washington Way".

Sec. 3. Fiscal impact statement.

The Council adopts the fiscal impact statement in the committee report 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. 4. Effective date.

This act shall take effect following approval by the Mayor (or in the event of veto by the Mayor, action by the Council to override the veto), a 30-day period of congressional review as provided in section 602(c)(1) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat. 813; D.C. Official Code § 1-206.02(c)(1)), and publication in the District of Columbia Register.

Law Information


  • D.C. Law 22-192 (PDF)
  • D.C. Act 22-474 (PDF)
  • 65 DCR12018


Dec. 13, 2018

Legislative History (LIMS)

Law 22-192, the “Mazie Washington Way Designation Act of 2018,” was introduced in the Council and assigned Bill No. 22-0697 which was referred to the Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization . The bill was adopted on first and second readings on Sept. 18, 2018, and Oct. 2, 2018, respectively. After mayoral review, it was assigned Act No. 22-474 on Oct. 22, 2018, and transmitted to Congress for its review. D.C. Law 22-192 became effective Dec. 13, 2018.