42 U.S. Code § 1437aaa–5. Definitions
For purposes of this subchapter:
(1) The term “applicant” means the following entities that may represent the tenants of the project:
A public body, including an agency or instrumentality thereof.
(2) The term “eligible family” means—
a low-income family; or
(5) The term “resident council” means any incorporated nonprofit organization or association that—
is representative of the tenants of the housing;
has a democratically elected governing board, elected by the tenants of the housing.
Par. (2)(A). Pub. L. 104–330, § 501(c)(2)(B), struck out “or Indian” after “public”.