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The DC Code: § 42-1709 Savings clause.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)
a
The repeal of any provision of §§ 42-1721 to 42-1738, or any rule issued pursuant to this subchapter, shall not affect any act done, or any right accruing or accrued on any liability arising, or any suit or proceeding had or commenced in any civil cause under §§ 42-1721 to 42-1738 before repeal, but all rights and liabilities under §§ 42-1721 to 42-1738 shall continue and may be enforced in the same manner and to the same extent as if this subchapter had not been enacted.
b
Any violation of any provision of §§ 42-1721 to 42-1738 or any liability arising under the provision, shall, if the violation occurred prior to repeal, be prosecuted and punished in the same manner and with the same effect as if this subchapter had not been enacted.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-1951. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-209, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 42-1701. DC CODE § 42-1709 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 10, 1983, D.C. Law 4-209, § 33, 30 DCR 390.)