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The DC Code: § 44-110.05 Accessibility

Index44 Charitable and Curative Institutions. (Refs & Annos)

An ALR that provides services for residents who use wheelchairs, shall insure that:

1
Doorways and hallways provide a clear opening of at least 32 inches; and
2
Thresholds exceeding 1/2 inch are modified to provide a 1:12 maximum slope.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 19-169 substituted "residents who use wheelchairs" for "wheelchair-bound residents". Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-127, see notes following § 44-101.01. For history of Law 19-169, see notes under § 44-102.01. DC CODE § 44-110.05 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(June 24, 2000, D.C. Law 13-127, § 1005, 47 DCR 2647; Sept. 26, 2012, D.C. Law 19-169, § 27(c), 59 DCR 5567.)