42 U.S. Code § 12705d - Regulatory barriers clearinghouse
The clearinghouse under this section shall be established within the Office of Policy Development of the Department of Housing and Urban Development and shall be under the direction of the Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research.
The clearinghouse under this section (as amended by section 103 of the Housing Affordability Barrier Removal Act of 2000) shall be established and commence carrying out the functions of the clearinghouse under this section not later than 1 year after December 27, 2000. The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development may comply with the requirements under this section by reestablishing the clearinghouse that was originally established to comply with this section and updating and improving such clearinghouse to the extent necessary to comply with the requirements of this section as in effect pursuant to the enactment of such Act.
The Housing Affordability Barrier Removal Act of 2000, referred to in subsec. (d), is title I of Pub. L. 106–569, Dec. 27, 2000, 114 Stat. 2946. Section 103 of the Act amended this section. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title of 2000 Amendment note set out under section 12701 of this title and Tables.
Section was enacted as part of the Removal of Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing Act of 1992, and also as part of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1992, and not as part of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act which comprises this chapter.
2000—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 106–569, § 103(1)(A), substituted “serve as a national repository to receive, collect, process, assemble, and disseminate” for “receive, collect, process, and assemble” in introductory provisions.
Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 106–569, § 103(1)(B), substituted “(including” for “, including” and inserted “), and the prevalence and effects on affordable housing of such laws, regulations, and policies” before semicolon at end.
Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 106–569, § 103(1)(C), inserted before semicolon “, including particularly innovative or successful activities, strategies, and plans”.
Subsec. (a)(3). Pub. L. 106–569, § 103(1)(D), inserted before period at end “, including particularly innovative or successful strategies, activities, and plans”.
Subsec. (b)(3). Pub. L. 106–569, § 103(2), added par. (3).
Subsecs. (c), (d). Pub. L. 106–569, § 103(3), added subsecs. (c) and (d).