Indian Housing Act of 1988: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Housing and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, House of Representatives, One-hundredth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 3927 ... February 24, 1988, Volume 4 (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1988 - Housing - 159 pages
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Page 152 - To discriminate against any person in the terms, conditions? or privileges of sale or rental of a dwelling, or in the provision of services or facilities in connection therewith, because of race, color, religion, or national origin.
Page 153 - ... a refusal to make reasonable accommodations in rules, policies, practices, or services, when such accommodations may be necessary to afford such person equal opportunity to use and enjoy a dwelling...
Page 100 - Mr. Chairman, this concludes my testimony. I would be happy to answer any questions you or other members of the subcommittee may have.
Page 152 - To discriminate in the sale or rental, or to otherwise make unavailable or deny, a dwelling to any buyer or renter because of a handicap of (A) that buyer or renter; (B) a person residing in or intending to reside in that dwelling after it is so sold, rented, or made available; or (C) any person associated with that buyer or renter.
Page 153 - ... (C) any person associated with that person. (3) For purposes of this subsection, discrimination includes (A) a refusal to permit, at the expense of the handicapped person, reasonable modifications of existing premises occupied or to be occupied by such person if such modifications may be necessary to afford such person full enjoyment of the premises...
Page 152 - ... (2) To discriminate against any person in the terms, conditions, or privileges of sale or rental of a dwelling, or in the provision of services or facilities in connection with such dwelling, because of a handicap of (A) that person; or (B) a person residing in or intending to reside in that dwelling after it is so sold, rented, or made available; or (C) any person associated with that person.
Page 5 - I, too, will ask that my statement be entered into the record. Thank you. [The prepared statement of Mr. Torres can be found in the appendix.} Chairman GONZALEZ.
Page 64 - I am pleased to be here this morning to represent the Department of Housing and Urban Development before this subcommittee and to present testimony on the operation of the rent supplement program as it affects the elderly.
Page 133 - AGI provision works to increase rent in proportion to salary, even though the quality of housing stays the same. In a market-oriented economy, where there are alternatives to public housing, the. AGI provisions should give the tenant an incentive to search for alternative housing, preferably in a private market. There is one small problem with this policy as it relates to Indians in general and the country's largest tribe, the Navajo Nation, in particular. There is no private housing on the Navajo...
Page 136 - Travel and child care expenses are among the highest costs to Navajo tenants. Navajos must travel long distances for employment since available housing is generally not in the area of their workplace. Shopping for household needs also requires extensive travel. By increasing the number of deductions for expenses like travel and child care, housing will then b...

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