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HCV/ Section 8 Adminstrative VAWA Policy

AMENDMENT VAWA POLICY
FINAL GUIDANCE  FEDERAL REGISTER  OCTOBER 27, 2010
BENTON HARBOR HOUSING COMMISSION AMENDS ITS
PROJECT-BASED VOUCHER PROGRAM
 
The authority citation for part 983 continues to read as follows:
 
Authority: 42 U.S.C. 1437f and 3535(d).
 
Amend Sec.  983.4 to add a new proviso in alphabetical order, as follows:
 
Sec.  983.4  Cross-reference to other Federal requirements.
 
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Protection for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking. See 24 CFR part 5, subpart L.
 
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Amend Sec.  983.251 to revise paragraph (a)(3) to read as follows:
 
Sec.  983.251  How participants are selected.
   
(3) The protections for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking in 24 CFR part 5, subpart L, apply to admission to the project-based program.
 
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Amend Sec.  983.255 to revise paragraph (d) to read as follows:
 
Sec.  983.255  Tenant screening.
 
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 (d) The protections for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking in 24 CFR part 5, subpart L, apply to tenant screening.
 
Amend Sec.  983.257 to revise the last sentence of paragraph (a) to read as follows:
 
Sec.  983.257  Owner termination of tenancy and eviction.
 
Part 5, subpart L of 24 CFR, on protection for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking applies to this part.
 
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