Section: 18-2200

SPEED RESTRICTIONS

Most recent version of the final adopted rule codified in the D.C. Municipal Regulations (DCMR)


Effective Date : 9/25/2020 12:00:00 AM

Authority : Sections 3, 5(a)(3), and 6 of the Department of Transportation Establishment Act of 2002, effective May 21, 2002 (D.C. Law 14-137; D.C. Official Code §§ 50-921.02, 50-921.04(a)(3), and 50-921.05 (2014 Repl.)), Sections 6(a)(1), 6(a)(6) and 6(b) of the District of Columbia Traffic Act, 1925, approved March 3, 1925 (43 Stat. 1121; D.C. Official Code § 50-2201.03(a)(1), (a)(6) and (b) (2014 Repl.)), and Mayor’s Order 77-127, dated August 3, 1977.

Source : Commissioners' Order 274, 310/949, effective September 1, 1949; 17 DCRR §§ 71-75 (October 19, 1970); as amended by § 602(a) of the District of Columbia Traffic Adjudication Act of 1978, effective September 12, 1978 (D.C. Law 2-104; 25 DCR 1275, 1318 (August 11, 1978)); as amended by Final Rulemaking published at 28 DCR 297 (January 16. 1981); as amended by the Bicyclist Responsibility Regulation Amendment Act of 1996, effective April 9, 1997 (D.C. Law 11-178; 43 DCR 4240 (August 9, 1996); as amended by Final Rulemaking 66 DCR 00056 (January 4, 2019); as amended by Final Rulemaking published at 67 DCR 11238 (September 25, 2020).

Editor's Note :

Rulemaking notices were published in the D.C. Register(DCR) and Adopted Rules were codified into the D.C. Municipal Regulations (DCMR)

  Notice ID Register Category Heading Notice/
Adopted Section
Register Issue/
Effective Date
N103162 Final Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of - Notice of Final Rulemaking - Healthcare Facilities, Pedestrian ROW in the Roadway, and Proper Behavior in Bus Lanes View Text 2/12/2021
Vol 68/7
N0098986 Emergency and Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of - Notice of Emergency and Proposed Rulemaking - Healthcare Facilities, Pedestrian ROW in the Roadway, and Proper Behavior in Bus Lanes View Text 10/30/2020
Vol 67/45
R0044590 Adopted Rule SPEED RESTRICTIONS View Text Effective:
9/25/2020

N0097719 Final Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of - Notice of Final Rulemaking - Speed Reduction 20 MPH View Text 9/25/2020
Vol 67/40
N0093771 Emergency and Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of - Notice of Emergency and Proposed Rulemaking - Speed Reduction 20 MPH View Text 6/12/2020
Vol 67/25
R0036826 Adopted Rule SPEED RESTRICTIONS View Text Effective:
1/4/2019

N0077306 Final Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of, and Motor Vehicles, Department of - Notice of Final Rulemaking - Vision Zero View Text 1/4/2019
Vol 66/1
N0063157 Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of, and Motor Vehicles, Department of - Extension of Public Comment Period on Vision Zero Second Proposed Rulemaking to May 1, 2017 View Text 4/7/2017
Vol 64/14
N0062780 Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of, and Motor Vehicles, Department of - Extension of Public Comment Period on Vision Zero Second Proposed Rulemaking to April 10, 2017 View Text 3/10/2017
Vol 64/10
N0062007 Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of, and Motor Vehicles, Department of - Notice of Second Proposed Rulemaking - Vision Zero View Text 1/20/2017
Vol 64/3
N0056744 Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of, and Motor Vehicles, Department of - Notice to Extend Public Comment Period for Vision Zero Rulemaking View Text 1/15/2016
Vol 63/3
N0056248 Proposed Rulemaking Transportation, District Department of - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Vision Zero View Text 12/11/2015
Vol 62/51
R0016762 Adopted Rule SPEED RESTRICTIONS View Text Effective:
4/9/1997

R0003029 Adopted Rule SPEED RESTRICTIONS View Text Effective:
1/1/1900