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The DC Code: § 7-623 Declaration--Restrictions.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)

A declaration shall have no effect if the declarant is a patient in an intermediate care or skilled care facility as defined in the Health Care Facilities Regulation, enacted June 14, 1974 (Reg. 74-15; 20 DCR 1423) at the time the declaration is executed unless 1 of the 2 witnesses to the directive is a patient advocate or ombudsman. The patient advocate or ombudsman shall have the same qualifications as a witness under § 7-622.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-2423. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 4-69, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 7-621. DC CODE § 7-623 Current through December 11, 2012


(Feb. 25, 1982, D.C. Law 4-69, § 4, 28 DCR 5047.)