DCMR LIST OF DCTC OR HACK INFRACTIONS (31 DCMR 825.1)

INFRACTION FINE

Accident

Failure to report to insurance carrier within specified time $ 25.00

 

Animals

Failure to comply with §801.6      $50.00

 

Air Conditioning

Improperly operating system $100.00

 

Cruising Lights

Broken $25.00

Failure to have 50.00

Failure to use 25.00

 

Curb

Failure to pull to curb to pick up and discharge passenger(s) $25.00

 

DCTC License

Failure to display $100.00

Failure to have 500.00

 

Destination

Asking in violation of § 819.9     $25.00

 

Dirty Taxicab $50.00

 

Dress of Operator

Unkempt or improperly dressed $25.00

 

Failure to Notify

The Office of a change in information $25.00

 

Fares

Failure to charge proper fare $150.00

Failure to give receipt upon request 150.00

Refusing to pay 25.00

Soliciting 25.00

 

Heating

Improperly operating system $100.00

 

Hubcaps and Wheel Covers

Failure to have $25.00

 

Identification Cards

Failure to display for passenger(s) view $25.00

Operating without an identification card  $500.00

Permitting the operation without an identification card 500.00

 

Insignia

Failure to have proper colors, number or insignia on vehicle $25.00

 

Loitering $25.00

 

Manifest

Failure to have approved form in possession $25.00

Failure to properly complete and maintain $25.00

Failure to provide manifest to government agency   $100.00

Failure to provide meter statistics to government agency $1,000.00

 

No Smoking

Violation of law $25.00

 

Orders of Enforcement Personnel

Failure to obey an order of a Civilian Hack Inspector or other law enforcement personnel engaged in enforcement of taxicab laws and regulations $50.00

 

Parked

More than 5 feet from cab

Hack stand $5.00

Off stand 5.00

 

Passenger

Loading or unloading in crosswalk $25.00

Overloading 25.00

Refuse to haul 250.00

Illegal Shared Ride 250.00

 

Property

Failure to report property left in vehicle $25.00

 

Rate Sticker Sign

Failure to display $150.00

 

Seat Belts

Failure to have mandatory use of seat belts signage $100.00 

 

Sign

Improper use of “Off Duty” $100.00

Improper use of “On Call” 100.00

 

Speedometer or Odometer

Defective $25.00

 

Taximeter

Tampering with meter or seals      $1,000.00 and suspension or revocation of hacker’s license

Operating without meter     1,000.00 and suspension or revocation of hacker’s license

Operating with non-functional meter      1,000.00

Operating a cab with “off-size” wheels or tires        1,000.00 and Suspension or revocation of hacker’s license

Operating a cab with “under” or “over” inflated tires     1,000.00

 

Unlicensed Operator

D.C. resident $500.00

Non‑resident 500.00

 

Unlicensed Vehicle

D.C. resident $500.00

Non‑resident 500.00

 

825.2 In addition to the civil fine, failure to pay the fine or request a hearing within fifteen (15) calendar days of the issuance of a notice of infraction may result in the imposition of a penalty equal to the amount of the civil fine.

825.3 Failure to appear for a requested hearing may result in the imposition of a penalty equal to twice the amount of the civil fine.

825.4 The civil fines set forth in this section may be doubled for the second violation of the same infraction and may be doubled once more for any subsequent violation or violations of the same infraction.