24 CFR 5.856 - When must I prohibit admission of sex offenders?

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§ 5.856 When must I prohibit admission of sex offenders?

You must establish standards that prohibit admission to federally assisted housing if any member of the household is subject to a lifetime registration requirement under a State sex offender registration program. In the screening of applicants, you must perform necessary criminal history background checks in the State where the housing is located and in other States where the household members are known to have resided. (See § 5.905.)

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Title 24 published on 2015-04-01

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  • 2016-11-17; vol. 81 # 222 - Thursday, November 17, 2016
    1. 81 FR 80989 - Equal Access to Housing in HUD's Native American and Native Hawaiian Programs—Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity
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      DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, Office of the Secretary, HUD
      Final rule.
      Effective: December 19, 2016.
      24 CFR 5, 1000, 1003, 1005, 1006 and 1007
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