D.C. Law 7-189. Health-Care Decisions Act of 1988.

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Law Information


  • D.C. Law 7-189 (PDF)
  • 35 DCR 8653


Mar. 16, 1989

Legislative History

Law 7-189, the “Health-Care Decisions Act of 1988,” was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 7-131, which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on October 25, 1988, and November 15, 1988, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on December 1, 1988, it was assigned Act No. 7-251 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review.