(b) In recognition that for many such persons effective care and treatment can only be secured from proprietary, voluntary and governmental assisted living residences, it is the policy of this state to encourage, promote and require the maintenance of assisted living residences so as to ensure protection of the rights and dignity of those using the services of assisted living residences.
(c) The provisions of this article are hereby declared to be remedial and shall be liberally construed to effectuate its purposes and intents.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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