displaced homemaker

(16) Definitions For purposes of this subsection: (A) The term “displaced homemaker” means an individual who— (i) is an adult; (ii) has not worked full-time full-year in the labor force for a number of years but has, during such years, worked primarily without remuneration to care for the home and family; and (iii) is unemployed or underemployed and is experiencing difficulty in obtaining or upgrading employment. (B) The term “first-time homebuyer” means any individual who (and whose spouse) has had no present ownership in a principal residence during the 3-year period ending on the date of purchase of the property acquired with a guaranteed loan under this subsection except that— (i) any individual who is a displaced homemaker may not be excluded from consideration as a first-time homebuyer under this subparagraph on the basis that the individual, while a homemaker, owned a home with his or her spouse or resided in a home owned by the spouse; and (ii) any individual who is a single parent may not be excluded from consideration as a first-time homebuyer under this subparagraph on the basis that the individual, while married, owned a home with his or her spouse or resided in a home owned by the spouse. (C) The term “single parent” means an individual who— (i) is unmarried or legally separated from a spouse; and (ii) (I) has 1 or more minor children for whom the individual has custody or joint custody; or (II) is pregnant. (D) The term “State” means the States of the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, the Trust Territories of the Pacific, and any other possession of the United States.

Source

42 USC § 1472(h)(16)


Scoping language

None identified. Default scope is assumed to be the entire title.
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