The purpose of this chapter is to set uniform, minimum standards of licensure for community residence facilities currently regulated under Chapter 34 of Title 22 of the District of Columbia Municipal Regulations and other facilities when they provide services that assist residents with the activities of daily living. This chapter creates a new category of licensure called "assisted living residence".
Legislative History of Laws Law 13-127, the "Assisted Living Residence Regulatory Act of 2000," was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 13-107, which was referred to the Committee on Human Services. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on January 4, 2000, and March 7, 2000, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on March 22, 2000, it was assigned Act No. 13-297 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 13-127 became effective on June 24, 2000. DC CODE § 44-101.01 Current through December 11, 2012
(June 24, 2000, D.C. Law 13-127, § 101, 47 DCR 2647.)