Code of the District of Columbia

§ 1–632.08. Rules of construction.

In accordance with the express terms of this chapter, the following rules of construction will apply in the interpretation of provisions in apparent conflict:

(1) Subchapter II will govern conflicting provisions; and

(2) A parenthetical limitation, upon provisions of a section or subchapter preceding it, shall limit the scope of the section or subchapter to the parenthetical provision.