Persons with physical or mental disabilities have the same right as the able-bodied to the full and free use of the streets, highways, sidewalks, walkways, public buildings, public facilities, and other public places in the District of Columbia.
1981 Ed., § 6-1701.
1973 Ed., § 6-1501.
Effect of Amendments
D.C. Law 16-305 substituted “other persons with physical disabilities” for “the otherwise physically disabled”.
The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 19-291 substituted “Persons with physical or mental disabilities” for “The blind and other persons with physical disabilities”.