HR 762

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 762

To transform neighborhoods of extreme poverty by revitalizing distressed housing, to reform public housing demolition and disposition rules to require one for one replacement and tenant protections, to provide public housing agencies with additional resources and flexibility to preserve public housing units, and to create a pilot program to train public housing residents to provide home-based health services.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 2011

Ms. WATERS (for herself, Mr. FRANK of Massachusetts, and Ms. VELAZQUEZ) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services


A BILL

To transform neighborhoods of extreme poverty by revitalizing distressed housing, to reform public housing demolition and disposition rules to require one for one replacement and tenant protections, to provide public housing agencies with additional resources and flexibility to preserve public housing units, and to create a pilot program to train public housing residents to provide home-based health services.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--CHOICE NEIGHBORHOODS INITIATIVE

TITLE II--PUBLIC HOUSING ONE-FOR-ONE REPLACEMENT AND TENANT PROTECTION

TITLE III--PUBLIC HOUSING PRESERVATION AND REHABILITATION

TITLE IV--PILOT PROGRAM TO TRAIN PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS TO PROVIDE HOME-BASED HEALTH SERVICES

TITLE I--CHOICE NEIGHBORHOODS INITIATIVE

SEC. 101. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 102. FINDINGS AND PURPOSES.

SEC. 103. GRANT AUTHORITY.

SEC. 104. ELIGIBLE ENTITIES.

SEC. 105. ELIGIBLE NEIGHBORHOODS.

SEC. 106. AUTHORIZED ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 107. SUBMISSION AND SELECTION OF TRANSFORMATION PLANS.

SEC. 108. RIGHT OF RESIDENTS TO RETURN; RELOCATION.

SEC. 109. ONE-FOR-ONE REPLACEMENT OF PUBLIC AND ASSISTED HOUSING DWELLING UNITS.

SEC. 110. OTHER PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 111. DEMOLITION AND DISPOSITION.

SEC. 112. PHASE-SPECIFIC UNDERWRITING.

SEC. 113. ADMINISTRATION BY OTHER ENTITIES.

SEC. 114. WITHDRAWAL OF FUNDING.

SEC. 115. ANNUAL REPORT; PUBLIC AVAILABILITY OF GRANT INFORMATION.

SEC. 116. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 117. FUNDING.

SEC. 118. REGULATIONS.

TITLE II--PUBLIC HOUSING ONE-FOR-ONE REPLACEMENT AND TENANT PROTECTION

SEC. 201. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 202. DEMOLITION AND DISPOSITION OF PUBLIC HOUSING.

SEC. 203. AUTHORITY TO CONVERT PUBLIC HOUSING TO VOUCHERS.

SEC. 204. REQUIRED CONVERSION OF DISTRESSED PUBLIC HOUSING TO TENANT-BASED ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 205. REGULATIONS.

TITLE III--PUBLIC HOUSING PRESERVATION AND REHABILITATION

SEC. 301. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 302. LEVERAGING OF OTHER ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 303. CAPITAL FUND FLEXIBILITY.

SEC. 304. GRANTS FOR CONVERSION OF PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS TO ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES AND SERVICE-ENRICHED HOUSING.

`SEC. 37. GRANTS FOR CONVERSION OF PUBLIC HOUSING PROJECTS TO ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES AND SERVICE-ENRICHED HOUSING.

SEC. 305. INCREASE OF THRESHOLD FOR EXEMPTION FROM ASSET MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS.

TITLE IV--PILOT PROGRAM TO TRAIN PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS TO PROVIDE HOME-BASED HEALTH SERVICES

SEC. 401. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 402. FINDINGS AND PURPOSE.

SEC. 403. PILOT GRANT PROGRAM TO TRAIN PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS TO PROVIDE COVERED HOME-BASED HEALTH SERVICES.

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