District of Columbia breed-specific laws ::
For a brief period in 1996, the District of Columbia adopted a breed-specific law. It was called the Pit Bull and Rottweiler Dangerous Dog Designation Emergency Act of 1996. See: Related post
Dangerous dog breed ordinances
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|District of Columbia||Act 11-257 (1996)||The act imposed restrictions on pit bulls and rottweilers.
Inactive ordinance, for viewing purposes only
Page last reviewed on December 15, 2018