24 CFR 402.7 - Refusal to consider an owner's request for a Section 8 contract renewal because of actions or omissions of owner or affiliate.
(a) Determination of eligibility. Notwithstanding 2 CFR part 2424, HUD may elect to not consider a request for renewal of project-based assistance, if at any time before contract renewal:
(1) The owner or an affiliate is debarred or suspended under part 2 CFR part 2424;
(2) HUD determines that the owner or an affiliate has engaged in material adverse financial or managerial actions or omissions as described in section 516 of MAHRA, including any outstanding violations of civil rights laws, or has failed to certify to compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements of 24 CFR 5.105(a), in connection with any project of the owner or an affiliate; or
(3) The project does not meet the physical condition standards in 24 CFR 5.703 of this title, unless HUD determines that the project will meet the standards within a reasonable time after renewal.
(b) Dispute and appeal. An owner may dispute a rejection under this section and seek administrative review under the procedures in subpart F of part 401 of this chapter.