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The DC Code: § 44-1002.02 Grounds for receivership.

Index44 Charitable and Curative Institutions. (Refs & Annos)

A receiver may be appointed under this subchapter on one or more of the following grounds:

The facility is unlawfully operating without a current District license;
The licensee has abandoned the facility;
The facility is closing within 30 calendar days and cannot offer verifiable evidence that adequate arrangements, designed to minimize transfer trauma, have been made to relocate its residents;
A condition or practice in the facility poses a serious, widespread danger, either immediate or recurring, to the health, safety, or welfare of the residents;
Violations of residents' rights, established pursuant to § 44-504(a)(4), are chronic, substantial, and widespread;
Insolvency of an owner or the licensee has placed the continued operation of the facility in serious jeopardy; or
The facility has been issued a restricted or provisional license by the Department of Health.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 32-1412. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 18-145 deleted "or" from the end of par. (5); substituted "; or" for a period at the end of par. (6); and added par. (7). Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 6-108, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 44-1001.01. For Law 18-145, see notes following § 44-504. DC CODE § 44-1002.02 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 18, 1986, D.C. Law 6-108, § 202, 33 DCR 1510; Apr. 29, 2010, D.C. Law 18-145, § 4(a), 57 DCR 1834.)