Revocation and Redelegation of Authority Under Section 561 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, 71425-71426 [E7-24319]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 241 / Monday, December 17, 2007 / Notices authority to act as the ‘‘Responsible Official’’ under Section 109, only as provided in 24 CFR 6.10 and 6.11. This includes the authority to further redelegate. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with noted exception, further redelegates these authorities to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement, FHEO Region Directors and the Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations. (FHEO) revokes all prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and retains and redelegates this authority, with noted exceptions, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who in turn redelegates certain authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement and FHEO Region Directors. Section B. Authority Excepted The authority redelegated by the Assistant Secretary in this notice does not include the authority to issue or to waive regulations. The authority delegated by the General Deputy Assistant Secretary does not include the authority to further redelegate. As to the FHEO Region Directors, the authority delegated additionally does not include the authority under 24 CFR 6.11(c) to review letters of finding. DATES: Section C. Delegations of Authority Revoked All prior redelegations of the authority within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under Section 109 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 are revoked. Authority: Section 7(d), Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, 42 U.S.C. 3535(d). Dated: May 31, 2007. Kim Kendrick, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Cheryl Ziegler, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the Federal Register on December 12, 2007. [FR Doc. E7–24339 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P Effective Date: May 31, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bryan Greene, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 5204, Washington, DC 20410–0001, telephone (202) 619–8046 (this is not a toll-free number). Hearing- and speech-impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In a previous delegation, the Secretary delegated to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to act under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975. (68 FR 43156, July 21, 2003). Since then, FHEO the title of the Hub Directors has been changed to FHEO Region Directors. In this notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO revokes prior redelegations and retains and, with noted exceptions, redelegates authority under the Age Discrimination Act to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, in turn, redelegates certain authority to certain FHEO headquarters and region staff. Accordingly, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegate authority as follows: Section A. Authority Redelegated DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5168–D–04] Revocation and Redelegation of Authority Under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, HUD. ACTION: Notice of revocation and redelegation of authority. ebenthall on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:28 Dec 14, 2007 Jkt 214001 The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with noted exceptions, redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to act under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975. This includes the authority to further redelegate authority. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with noted exceptions, redelegates this authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement, and the FHEO Region Directors. PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 71425 Section B. Authority Excepted The authority redelegated by the Assistant Secretary does not include the authority to issue or waive regulations. The authority redelegated by the General Deputy Assistant Secretary does not include the authority to determine that voluntary compliance cannot be achieved pursuant to 24 CFR 146.39(d)(1), the authority to terminate financial assistance under 24 CFR 146.39(a)(1), the authority to refer to the Department of Justice or secure compliance by other means pursuant to 24 CFR 146.39(a)(2), the authority to defer new federal financial assistance under 24 CFR 146.39(e), or authority to further redelegate. Section C. Authority Revoked All prior redelegations of authority made within the office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 are revoked. Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3535(d)). Dated: May 31, 2007. Kim Kendrick, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Cheryl Ziegler, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the Federal Register on December 12, 2007. [FR Doc. E7–24317 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5168–D–03] Revocation and Redelegation of Authority Under Section 561 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, HUD. ACTION: Notice of revocation and redelegation of authority. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) revokes all prior redelegations of authority made within the office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under Section 561 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, the Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP), and retains and, with noted exception, redelegates this authority to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who retains and further E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1 71426 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 241 / Monday, December 17, 2007 / Notices ebenthall on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES redelegates certain authority to FHEO headquarters and region office staff. DATES: Effective Date: May 31, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bryan Greene, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 5204, Washington, DC 20410–0001, telephone number (202) 619–8046 (this is not a toll-free number). Hearing- and speechimpaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Fair Housing Initiatives Program contained in the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, 42 U.S.C. 3616a, authorizes the Secretary to provide funding to state and local governments or their agencies, public or private non-profit organizations or other public or private entities formulating or carrying out programs to prevent or eliminate discriminatory housing practices. This enables the recipients to carry out activities designed to obtain enforcement of the rights granted by the federal Fair Housing Act or by substantially equivalent state or local fair housing laws. This also enables the recipients to carry out education and outreach activities designed to inform the public of their rights and obligations under such federal, state or local laws prohibiting discrimination. By regulation, the Secretary has delegated to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to administer the Fair Housing Initiatives Program (24 CFR 125.104(a)). By previous redelegation, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegated certain authority under the FHIP (68 FR 45843). Since that time, the FHEO Hub Directors’ title has been changed to FHEO Region Directors. Through this notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO revokes all previous redelegations under FHIP within the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, and retains and, with noted exception, redelegates authority to certain FHEO headquarters and region staff. Accordingly, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegate authority as follows: Section A. Authority Redelegated The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with certain exceptions, noted in Section B, redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to act under Section 561 of the Housing and Community VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:28 Dec 14, 2007 Jkt 214001 Development Act of 1987 (Pub. L. 100– 242, February 5, 1988). This includes authority to further redelegate this authority. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary, in turn, retains and with exceptions noted in Section B herein redelegates this authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Programs and the FHEO Region Directors. Section B. Authority Excepted The authority redelegated by the Assistant Secretary for FHEO does not include the authority to issue or waive regulations, including authority to waive portions of the FHIP regulation pursuant to 24 CFR 125.106. The authority redelegated in this notice by the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, does not include the authority to determine the appropriate reporting and record maintenance, as provided in 24 CFR 125.104(e). Section C. Authority Revoked All prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO regarding Section 561 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, the Fair Housing Initiatives Program, are revoked, including the August 4, 2003 redelegation published at 68 FR 45843. Section D. Authority To Redelegate The authority redelegated from the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, FHEO Region Directors and the Director of the Office of Programs may not be further redelegated. Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3535(d)). Dated: May 31, 2007. Kim Kendrick, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Cheryl L. Ziegler, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the Federal Register on December 12, 2007. [FR Doc. E7–24319 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P PO 00000 Frm 00082 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5168–D–01] Revocation and Redelegation of Administrative Authority Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, HUD. ACTION: Notice of revocation and redelegation of authority. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) revokes all prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and HUD’s implementing regulations, and redelegates certain authority as set forth herein to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who in turn redelegates certain authority as set forth herein to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement, Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations and the FHEO Region Directors. DATES: Effective Date: May 31, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bryan Greene, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 5204, Washington, DC 20410–0001; telephone number (202) 619–8046 (this is not a toll-free number). Hearing- and speechimpaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary has delegated to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to act as ‘‘responsible civil rights official’’ and ‘‘reviewing civil rights official’’ under section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and HUD’s implementing regulations in 24 CFR part 8. The Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegated the authority to act as the ‘‘responsible civil rights official’’ to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who in turn, redelegated that authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement and the FHEO Hub Directors. The Assistant Secretary for FHEO also redelegated the authority to act as ‘‘reviewing civil rights official,’’ in accordance with 24 CFR 8.56(h), to E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5168-D-03]


Revocation and Redelegation of Authority Under Section 561 of the 
Housing and Community Development Act of 1987

AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal 
Opportunity, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of revocation and redelegation of authority.

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SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 
(FHEO) revokes all prior redelegations of authority made within the 
office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under Section 561 of the 
Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, the Fair Housing 
Initiatives Program (FHIP), and retains and, with noted exception, 
redelegates this authority to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary 
for FHEO, who retains and further

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redelegates certain authority to FHEO headquarters and region office 
staff.

DATES: Effective Date: May 31, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bryan Greene, Deputy Assistant 
Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Office of Fair Housing and 
Equal Opportunity, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 
Seventh Street, SW., Room 5204, Washington, DC 20410-0001, telephone 
number (202) 619-8046 (this is not a toll-free number). Hearing- and 
speech-impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by 
calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877-
8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Fair Housing Initiatives Program 
contained in the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, 42 
U.S.C. 3616a, authorizes the Secretary to provide funding to state and 
local governments or their agencies, public or private non-profit 
organizations or other public or private entities formulating or 
carrying out programs to prevent or eliminate discriminatory housing 
practices. This enables the recipients to carry out activities designed 
to obtain enforcement of the rights granted by the federal Fair Housing 
Act or by substantially equivalent state or local fair housing laws. 
This also enables the recipients to carry out education and outreach 
activities designed to inform the public of their rights and 
obligations under such federal, state or local laws prohibiting 
discrimination. By regulation, the Secretary has delegated to the 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to administer the Fair 
Housing Initiatives Program (24 CFR 125.104(a)). By previous 
redelegation, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegated certain 
authority under the FHIP (68 FR 45843). Since that time, the FHEO Hub 
Directors' title has been changed to FHEO Region Directors. Through 
this notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO revokes all previous 
redelegations under FHIP within the Office of Fair Housing and Equal 
Opportunity, and retains and, with noted exception, redelegates 
authority to certain FHEO headquarters and region staff.
    Accordingly, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO and the General 
Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegate authority as follows:

Section A. Authority Redelegated

    The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with certain 
exceptions, noted in Section B, redelegates to the General Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to act under Section 561 of 
the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987 (Pub. L. 100-242, 
February 5, 1988). This includes authority to further redelegate this 
authority.
    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary, in turn, retains and with 
exceptions noted in Section B herein redelegates this authority to the 
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of 
the Office of Programs and the FHEO Region Directors.

Section B. Authority Excepted

    The authority redelegated by the Assistant Secretary for FHEO does 
not include the authority to issue or waive regulations, including 
authority to waive portions of the FHIP regulation pursuant to 24 CFR 
125.106.
    The authority redelegated in this notice by the General Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO, does not include the authority to 
determine the appropriate reporting and record maintenance, as provided 
in 24 CFR 125.104(e).

Section C. Authority Revoked

    All prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO regarding Section 561 of the Housing and 
Community Development Act of 1987, the Fair Housing Initiatives 
Program, are revoked, including the August 4, 2003 redelegation 
published at 68 FR 45843.

Section D. Authority To Redelegate

    The authority redelegated from the General Deputy Assistant 
Secretary, to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and 
Programs, FHEO Region Directors and the Director of the Office of 
Programs may not be further redelegated.

    Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban 
Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3535(d)).

    Dated: May 31, 2007.
Kim Kendrick,
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.
Cheryl L. Ziegler,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal 
Opportunity.

    Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the 
Federal Register on December 12, 2007.

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