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The DC Code: § 44-1004.05 Rights independent and nonwaivable.

Index44 Charitable and Curative Institutions. (Refs & Annos)
Whenever the grounds for a resident's discharge, transfer, or relocation are being challenged, the remedies created by this subchapter shall not be available in lieu of those established by subchapter III of this chapter. In all other cases, a person authorized to bring an action under this subchapter may do so notwithstanding the availability of other remedies, and prior exhaustion of administrative remedies shall not be required.
Any purported waiver of a person's right to bring an action under this subchapter shall be void.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 32-1455. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 6-108, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 44-1001.01. DC CODE § 44-1004.05 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 18, 1986, D.C. Law 6-108, § 405, 33 DCR 1510.)