Weaknesses in the Planning and Utilization of Rental Housing for Persons in Wheelchairs: Report to the Congress

Front Cover

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 44 - Commissioner which shall not be less than a per annum rate that is one-quarter of 1 percentage point above the average annual interest rate on all interest-bearing obligations of the United States forming a part of the public debt as computed at the end of the preceding fiscal year...
Page 17 - In carrying out the provisions of this section, the Secretary shall seek to assure, pursuant to applicable regulations, that housing and related facilities assisted under this section will be in appropriate support of, and supported by, applicable State and local plans which respond to Federal program requirements by providing an assured range of necessary services for individuals occupying such housing (which services may include, among others, health, continuing education, welfare, informational,...
Page 1 - Federal programs administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA) address the housing needs of lower-income households.
Page 29 - Housing assisted under other provisions of the US Housing Act of 1937, such as public housing assisted with annual contributions under Sections 5 and 9 of the Act, is not eligible for assistance under this part. Tax exemption...
Page 43 - The section 202 program was first introduced as a part of the Housing Act of 1959 to provide direct Federal long-term loans for the construction of housing for the elderly or handicapped.
Page 30 - At this writing, most university and college libraries are still in the process of making themselves accessible to the handicapped, as required by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Although the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare has issued interpretations of the law, there has been no official statement or legal decision on what "accessibility to libraries
Page 47 - Law 81 -171) as amended. Section 515 Rural Rent and Cooperative Housing Loans The section 515 program provides loans to private, public, or nonprofit groups or individuals to provide rental or cooperative housing of economic design for low- and moderate-income families and the elderly. Funds may be used to construct new housing, purchase new or existing housing, or repair existing housing for rental purposes. The interest rate on loans varies from 1 percent to the FmHA market rate, depending on the...
Page 44 - The Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 reinstituted the Section 202 program In a somewhat revised form and $215 million was appropriated for the program in the fall of 1974 for use in fiscal 1975.
Page 17 - USC 1397 et seq., that cover expenses other than normal living expenses. (g) Michigan department of mental health family support subsidy payments. (h) Compensation that is awarded for a particular use. (i) Child care payments and allowances that are made by the department. (j) Disaster relief assistance. (k...
Page 44 - Thus, eligible low-income tenants will not pay more than 25 percent of their incomes for rent.

Bibliographic information