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

Index44 Charitable and Curative Institutions. (Refs & Annos)
a
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.
b
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

Credits

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