H.R.46 - Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009

To provide for payment of an administrative fee to public housing agencies to cover the costs of administering family self-sufficiency programs in connection with the housing choice voucher program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. view all titles (3)

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  • Short: Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Official: To provide for payment of an administrative fee to public housing agencies to cover the costs of administering family self-sufficiency programs in connection with the housing choice voucher program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. as introduced.
  • Short: Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009 as passed house.

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Result: Passed - April 29, 2009

Roll call number 221 in the House

Question: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 46 Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009

 

Official Summary

Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009 - Amends the United States Housing Act of 1937 to revise requirements for the administrative fee payable to public housing agencies to cover the costs of administering family self-sufficiency programs in connection with the housing choice voucher program

Official Summary

Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009 - Amends the United States Housing Act of 1937 to revise requirements for the administrative fee payable to public housing agencies to cover the costs of administering family self-sufficiency programs in connection with the housing choice voucher program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.Prescribes:
(1) a base fee for a public housing agency serving 25 or more program participants equal to the costs of employing one full-time family self-sufficiency coordinator (prorated for an agency serving fewer than 25 such participants); and
(2) an additional fee for an agency meeting minimum performance standards to cover the costs of employing a second coordinator if the agency has 75 or more participating families, and a third coordinator if it has 125 or more participating families. Permits the Secretary to reserve certain amounts to provide support to or reward family self-sufficiency programs that are particularly innovative or highly successful in achieving program goals.

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Organizations Supporting H.R.46

  • American Association of Service Coordinators
  • Corporation for Enterprise Development
  • New America Foundation
  • National Housing Conference

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