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FEDERAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS IMPACTING PHA PROGRAM OPERATIONS

Code of Federal Regulations Title 24

Congregate Housing Services – 24 CFR § 700

Consortia and Joint Ventures 24 CFR § 943

Cost Principles for State, Local and Indian Govts 2 CFR § 225

Electronic Transmission of Family Data (50058s)  24 CFR § 908

Fair Housing/Nondiscrimination

Nondiscrimination  24 CFR § 1
Nondiscrimination Based on Handicap  24 CFR § 8
Fair Housing Laws
Section 504
Americans with Disabilities Act

Family Self Sufficiency Program (both Public Housing and Section 8)  24 CFR § 984

General Provisions – apply to all assisted programs (definitions including Income and Deduction definitions, waivers, EIV, SSNs, elderly pet ownership, noncitizens) 24 CFR § 5

Hatch Act – political activity

Housing Choice Voucher –  General: funding and apps, fiscal requirements, eligibility, targeting, waiting lists and preferences, lease up, portability, HQS, HAPs, program responsibility split, payment standards and rents, terminations, types of housing 24 CFR § 982

Housing Choice Voucher – Guidebook

Housing Choice Voucher – Section 8 Management Assessment Program (SEMAP)  24 CFR § 985

PHA Plans (including deconcentration requirements)  24 CFR § 903

Procurement Standards  2 CFR § 200.318-.326    Compliance Supplement

Project-Based Section 8 24 CFR § 983

Public Housing – Admission/Occupancy of Public Housing (VAWA requirements, eligibility, admission targeting, selection criteria, denial for criminal activity, waiting lists, rent options, EID, re-exams, verifications, preferences, occupancy by over-income and police officers, community service, pet ownerships and assistance animals) 24 CFR § 960

Public Housing – Capital Fund Program 24 CFR § 905

Public Housing – Conversion to Tenant-based Assistance 24 CFR § 972

Public housing – Demolition/Disposition   24 CFR § 970     additional info Section 18

Public Housing- Designated for Elderly, Disabled (approval process, allocation plans, general requirements)  24 CFR § 945

Public Housing – Occupancy Guidebook

Public Housing – Homeownership  24 CFR § 906

Public Housing – Lease and grievance procedures (lease and grievance requirements and prohibitions, posting requirements, reasonable accommodation)  24 CFR § Part 966

Public Housing – Operating Fund  24 CFR § 990

Public Housing – PHAS (Public Housing Assessment System – scoring, frequency,  indicators, remedies)  24 CFR § 902

Public Housing – Resident-Owned Businesses 24 CFR § 963

Public Housing – Section 3 (Economic Opportunities)  24 CFR § 75

Public Housing – Streamlined Voluntary Conversion   Section 22

Public Housing – Tenant Participation in Public Housing 24 CFR § 964

Public Housing – Wage rate requirements, insurance, energy audits, metering, utility allowances, smoke detectors 24 CFR § 965

Reform Act (QHWRA-Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act)

Rural Development Multifamily Housing (Section 515) Regulations 7 CFR § 3560

Single Audit Act (OMB Circular A-133)

Tax Credit Programs (LIHTC) Rules and Manuals

Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Act (URA)

VAWA   (Violence Against Women Act)