Arlington County Code

Note: Not all Code Chapters are current.  For a true copy of the Code, contact the County Board Clerk or call 703-228-3130.

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Chapter Title
1 General Provisions
2 Animals and Fowl
3 Building Code
4 Reserved
5 Cemeteries
6 Civil Service
7 Electrical Code
8 Reserved
8.1 Fire Prevention Code
9 Reserved
9.2 Food and Handling Code
10 Garbage, Refuse and Weeds
11 Licenses
12 Smoking
13 Missiles
14 Reserved
14.2 Motor Vehicles and Traffic
14.3 Towing and Storage of Vehicles
15 Noise Control
16 Nursing Homes and Child Care Agencies
17 Miscellaneous Offenses and Provisions
18 Plumbing and Gas Code
19 Property Seized by Police
20 Real Estate Assessment
21 Retirement Systems
22 Street Development and Construction
23 Subdivisions
24 Reserved
24.1 Water Recreation Facilities
25 Reserved
25.1 Taxicabs
26 Utilities
27 Miscellaneous Ordinances
28 Bank Stock Tax
29 Building Maintenance Standards
30 Peddlers, Vendors and Canvassers
31 Human Rights
32 Bank Franchise Tax
33 Security Alarms
34 Reserved
35 Arlington County School Board Employees’ Supplemental Retirement System
36 Public Dance Halls
37 Relocation Assistance in Real Property Acquisitions
38 Reserved
38.1 Water Supply Emergencies
39 Cigarette Tax
40 Transient Occupancy Tax
41 Reserved
41.2 Cable Television Communications
42 Reserved
43 Real Estate Tax Relief for the Elderly
44 Housing Grants for Needy Persons
45 Inoperative Statutes and Condominium Conversion
46 Arlington County Employees’ Supplemental Retirement System–II
47 Deferred Compensation Plan
48 Floodplain Management
49 Reserved
50 Consumer Protection
51 Home Improvement
52 Child Care Centers, Preschools, Nursery Schools, Parent’s-Day-Out Programs, and Cooperative Playgroup Programs
53 Auxiliary Police Force
54 Fuel Tax
55 Underground Utility Protection
56 Obscenity
57 Erosion and Sediment Control
58 Emergency Management
59 Family Day Care Homes
60 Stormwater Management
61 Chesapeake Bay Preservation Ordinance
62 Pawnbrokers and Dealers in Secondhand Articles
63 Utility Tax
64 Short-Term Rental Tax
65 Meals, Food and Beverage Taxation
66 Technology Zones
67 Trees and Shrubs