Non-Discrimination on the Basis of Disability by Public Entities
Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits discrimination against persons with disabilities in all programs, services, and regulatory activities relating to State and local public housing, and housing assistance and referral.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 08/20/2009 (Archived.)
OFFICE OF FAIR HOUSING AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Investigation of Complaints.
During fiscal year 2002, 128 complaints were received. Six compliance reviews were conducted under ADA during Fiscal Year 2002.
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Title II.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Individuals who believe they have been subjected to a Title II violation by a HUD-assisted recipient or a public entity involved in housing, housing assistance or housing referral may file a complaint with the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Complaints may be sent to any HUD Office or to the Department of Justice.
Complaints must be received within 180 days of the date of the alleged act of discrimination. Complaints may be amended.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
May request a review of HUD's findings.
How are proposals selected?
How may assistance be used?
Pertains to all programs, services, and regulatory activities relating to State and local government, public housing, and housing assistance and referral.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
HUD Local Field Office of Fair Housing and Equal opportunity: Director, Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity in the appropriate HUD Office listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog.
Milton Turner, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 5240, Washington, DC 20410. Telephone: (202) 708-2333, ext. 7057. E-mail: Milton_Turner@hud.gov.
(Salaries and expenses) Not separately identifiable.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability in State and Local Government Services (28 CFR Part 35).
Examples of Funded Projects