Legislative & Policy
Current Legislative Issues
CLPHA Executive Director Speaks to Affordable Housing Finance about Benefits of Waters' Housing is Infrastructure Bill
In Affordable Housing Finance's (AHF) article discussing Rep.
CLPHA Welcomes Housing is Infrastructure Bill, Applauds Chairwoman Waters for Underscoring Importance of Public Housing
Public Housing is as much a part of the national infrastructure as Route 66, the Lincoln Tunnel, and the Hoover Dam.
Tomorrow: House Financial Services Committee to Hold Hearing Assessing Infrastructure Needs of America’s Housing Stock
Chairwoman Circulates Draft Bill to Authorize $70 Billion for the Public Housing Capital Fund
In a notice issued today, HUD announced new guidance on carbon monoxide detectors for HUD-assisted housing. The notice reminds owners of HUD-assisted properties to maintain functioning carbon monoxide detectors when required by local regulations and encourages owners operating in areas without any such regulation to consider providing detectors.
On April 17, the New York Times reported that HUD sent a proposed rule to Congress for a 15-day review period. The proposal would prevent undocumented immigrants from living in federally assisted housing. The notice is not yet publicly available.
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