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The DC Code: § 42-3404.07 Waiver of rights.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

An owner shall not request, and a tenant may not grant, a waiver of the right to receive an offer of sale under this subchapter. An owner shall not require waiver of any other right under this subchapter except in exchange for consideration which the tenant, in the tenant's sole discretion, finds acceptable.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-1636. Temporary Amendments of Section For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 3(m) of Rental Housing Conversion and Sale Act of 1980 Temporary Extension Amendment Act of 1994 (D.C. Law 10-176, September 22, 1994, law notification 41 DCR 6076). Emergency Act Amendments For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(m) of the Rental Housing Conversion and Sale Act of 1980 Reenactment and Amendment Emergency Act of 1994 (D.C. Act 10-285, July 8, 1994, 41 DCR 4904). For temporary amendment of section, see § 3(m) of the Rental Housing Conversion and Sale Act of 1980 Reenactment and Amendment Emergency Act of 1995 (D.C. Act 11-47, May 4, 1995, 42 DCR 2410) and § 3(m) of the Rental Housing Conversion and Sale Act of 1980 Reenactment and Amendment Congressional Recess Emergency Act of 1995 (D.C. Act 11-96, July 19, 1995, 42 DCR 3837). Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 3-86, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 42-3401.01. For legislative history of D.C. Law 10-144, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 42-3405.03a. For legislative history of D.C. Law 11-31, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 42-3405.03b. Miscellaneous Notes Reenactment of Law 3-86: See Historical and Statutory Notes following § 42- 3401.01. Amendment of section by Law 10-144: Section 2(m) of D.C. Law 10-144 purported to amend this section to read as follows: "An owner shall not request, and a tenant may not grant, a waiver of the right to receive an offer of sale under this subchapter. An owner shall not require waiver of any other right under this subchapter except in exchange for consideration which the tenant, in the tenant's sole discretion, finds acceptable." DC CODE § 42-3404.07 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Sept. 10, 1980, D.C. Law 3-86, § 407, 27 DCR 2975; Sept. 6, 1995, D.C. Law 11-31, § 3(m), 42 DCR 3239.)