Code of the District of Columbia

§ 4–773.02. Eligibility.

*NOTE: This section was created by emergency legislation that will expire on January 24, 2024.*

(a) The Mayor shall establish and publish eligibility and termination criteria for services and supports funded pursuant to this chapter within 30 days after April 24, 2023; provided, that the eligibility and termination criteria:

(1) May include statutory, regulatory, or programmatic categories of immigration, means of entering the District, and length of time in the United States or the District;

(2) Shall ensure that individuals are provided with adequate written and oral notice in the individual's requested language when services are denied or terminated pursuant to the established eligibility criteria; and

(3) Shall be published online in English and Spanish.

(b) No provision of this chapter shall be construed to create an entitlement, either direct or implied, on the part of any individual or family to any services and supports provided under this title.