• Current through October 23, 2012

The Council finds that it is appropriate that the District of Columbia seek to utilize the economic benefits that will be derived from the construction of the ballpark for the benefit and well-being of the residents of the District.

(Apr. 8, 2005, D.C. Law 15-320, § 201, 52 DCR 1757.)


Legislative History of Laws

Law 15-320, the "Ballpark Omnibus Financing and Revenue Act of 2004", was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 15-1028, which was referred to the Committee of Finance and Revenue. The Bill was adopted on first and final readings on November 30, 2004, and December 21, 2004, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 29, 2004, it was assigned Act No. 15-717 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 15-320 became effective on April 8, 2005.