The effective date of this emergency rule is 12:01 am Monday, January 9, 2006 and the emergency rule will expire 120 days after its adoption, or upon publication of a notice of final rulemaking in the DC Register which supersedes the emergency rules, whichever occurs first. The rate increase does not apply to interstate fares.
Taxicab Commission Introduces New Fare Structure
Friday, December 23, 2005
The District of Columbia Taxicab Commission's Panel on Rates and Rules amends Chapter 8 of the District of Columbia Municipal Regulations (“DCMR”), governing taxicab service rates and charges. Through this emergency rulemaking action, the Commission voted to amend Appendix 8-2 (Taxicab Zone Map and Charges) by adding an averaged 12 percent increase to each current zone fare charge.