Description: H.Amdt. 9 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment sought to transfer $800 million from existing Department of Housing and Urban Development programs in order to fund three programs authorized by the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990: the HOME program, which allows local government flexibility in providing housing assistance; the HOPE program, which allows people the opportunity to acquire a home; and the Shelter-Plus Care program, which allows homeless people to get treatment if they have a mental illness or drug abuse problem.

Purpose:

An amendment comprised of several amendments offered en bloc to rescind uncommitted balances remaining in the Nehemiah Housing Opportunity revolving fund; provide $165,000,000 for the Homeownership and Opportunity for People Everywhere Programs; provide $18,000,000 for rental assistance; provide $24,000,000 by transfer for the Sec. 8 moderate rehabilitation, single room occupancy program; provide $500,000,000 for the HOME investment partnerships program; provide $80,000,000 for the Homeless Rental Housing Assistance Program; rescind all funds for Urban Development Action Grants except such amounts necessary to comply with U.S. court orders; rescind all Rental Rehabilitation Grants; rescind all amounts for the Rehabilitation Loan Fund; rescind all amounts for Urban Homesteading; and to make certain changes in the Administrative Provisions of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act.

House Amendment Code:

(A007)

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