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[Laws in effect as of January 6, 1999]
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January 6, 1999 and October 26, 2000]
TITLE 42--THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
CHAPTER 130--NATIONAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING
SUBCHAPTER II--INVESTMENT IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Part D--Specified Model Programs
Sec. 259. Rehabilitation of State and local government in rem properties
- In general
The Secretary shall make available a model program under which States and units of general local government may convert in rem properties to provide affordable permanent housing for the homeless by leasing such properties to nonprofit organizations and permitting such organizations to rehabilitate the properties.
The program shall target vacant properties for rehabilitation by nonprofit organizations.
(Pub. L. 101-625, title II, Sec. 259, Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 4124.)