Revocation and Redelegation of Administrative Authority for Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 71427-71428 [E7-24328]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 241 / Monday, December 17, 2007 / Notices the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who in turn further redelegated that authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and the Director of the Office of Enforcement. Since then, FHEO has created an Office of Systemic Investigations. Further, the FHEO Hub Directors’ titles have been changed to FHEO Region Directors. The Assistant Secretary for FHEO therefore now revokes those prior redelegations and retains and redelegates authority as follows: 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. Section A. Authority Redelegated DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with limited exceptions set forth in Section B, redelegates the authority to act as the ‘‘responsible civil rights official’’ and the ‘‘reviewing civil rights official’’ to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, including the authority to redelegate that authority. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further redelegates the authority to act as the ‘‘responsible civil rights official’’ to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations, Director of the Office of Enforcement and the FHEO Region Directors. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further redelegates the authority to act as ‘‘reviewing civil rights official,’’ in accordance with 24 CFR 8.56(h), to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement and the Director of the Office of Systemic Investigation. Section B. Authority Excepted The authority redelegated from the Assistant Secretary for FHEO does not include the authority to issue or waive regulations. The authority redelegated from the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO does not include the authority, under 24 CFR 8.57(a) and (e) (1), to determine that compliance cannot be effectuated through informal resolution, to terminate or refuse to grant or continue federal financial assistance for noncompliance under 24 CFR 8.57(c) and does not include the authority to further redelegate. ebenthall on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES Section C. Authority Revoked All prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 are revoked. Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, 42 U.S.C. 3535(d). VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:28 Dec 14, 2007 Jkt 214001 Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the Federal Register on December 12, 2007. [FR Doc. E7–24324 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P [Docket No. FR–5168–D–02] Revocation and Redelegation of Administrative Authority for Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, HUD. ACTION: Notice of redelegation of authority. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) revokes all redelegations of authority under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO and retains and redelegates this authority to act as the ‘‘responsible Department official,’’ with noted exceptions, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who in turn, retains and redelegates this authority, with noted exceptions to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement, 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: By previous delegation, the Secretary delegated to the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity all authority to act as the ‘‘responsible Department official’’ in all matters relating to the carrying out of the requirements under Title VI of the Civil PO 00000 Frm 00083 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 71427 Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d) and its implementing regulations (24 CFR part 1) except authority pertaining to tenant selection plans under 24 CFR 1.4(b)(2)(ii). (68 FR 43154, July 21, 2003). By previous redelegation (68 FR 45847, August 4, 2003), the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) redelegated this authority, with certain exceptions, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who in turn, redelegated certain authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement, and the FHEO Hub Directors. Since then, FHEO has created the Office of Systemic Investigations. Further, the FHEO Hub Directors’ titles have been changed to FHEO Region Directors. Accordingly, in this redelegation, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO revokes the August 4, 2003 and all other previous delegations and redelegates the authority to act as the ‘‘responsible Department official’’ under Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, and its implementing regulations and now retains and redelegates this authority as follows: Section A. Authority Redelegated With certain exceptions noted in Section B, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority, under Title VI as provided in 24 CFR part 1, to act as the ‘‘responsible Department official’’’ in matters delegated to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO, including the authority to further redelegate this authority. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further redelegates this authority, with noted exceptions in Section B, 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. 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 redelegated by the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO does not include the authority under 24 CFR 1.8(a) to refer to the Department of Justice (DOJ) unresolved findings of non-compliance or seek other means of compliance, the authority under 24 CFR 1.8(c) to terminate, refuse to grant, or refuse to continue federal financial assistance, the authority under 24 CFR 1.8(d) to determine that compliance E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1 71428 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 241 / Monday, December 17, 2007 / Notices cannot be effectuated by informal means and does not include authority to further redelegate. Section C. Delegations of Authority Revoked All prior redelegations of authority under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 made by the Assistant Secretary for FHEO 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. E7–24328 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5168–D–05] Revocation and Redelegation of Authority for the Civil Rights Related Program Requirements of HUD Programs 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 (FHEO) revokes all prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO regarding civil rights related program requirements of HUD programs to FHEO staff and retains and redelegates this authority, with noted exceptions, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary of FHEO, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Programs, 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 (202) 619–8046 (this is not a toll-free number). Hearing- and speech-impaired individuals may access this number VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:28 Dec 14, 2007 Jkt 214001 through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By previous delegation, the Secretary delegated to the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity certain authority regarding the Department’s civil rights related program requirements (60 FR 14294, March 16, 1995). By previous redelegation (68 FR 45844, August 4, 2003), the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) redelegated the Assistant Secretary’s authority regarding civil rights related program requirements of HUD programs to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who in turn, redelegated certain authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Programs, and the FHEO Hub Directors. Since then, the FHEO Hub Directors’ titles were changed to FHEO Region Directors. The Assistant Secretary for FHEO, through this notice, retains and redelegates the authority regarding civil rights related program requirements of HUD programs to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement and the FHEO Region Directors. Accordingly, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO delegates authority as follows: Section A. Authority Redelegated With certain exceptions noted in Section B, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO all authority delegated to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO regarding civil rights related program requirements of HUD programs. This includes the authority to further redelegate. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary retains and 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. Exceptions to Redelegation The authority delegated by the Assistant Secretary does not include the authority to issue or to waive regulations. The Authority redelegated from the General Deputy Assistant Secretary does not include the authority to further redelegate. Section C. Authority Revoked All prior redelegations of authority made by the Assistant Secretary for FHEO regarding civil rights related PO 00000 Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 program requirements of HUD programs made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO are revoked, including, but not limited to, the redelegations at 68 FR 45844 published on August 4, 2003. 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. E7–24331 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5168–D–06] Revocation and Redelegation of Fair Housing Assistance Program Authority 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 the Fair Housing Assistance Program with the exception of redelegation of authority to the FHEO Region Directors, as set forth in 24 CFR 115.101(b). The Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegates the authority in 24 CFR 115.101(b) and other authority, as set forth in this notice, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary. 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 (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: Through regulation (24 CFR 115.101(a)), the E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5168-D-02]


Revocation and Redelegation of Administrative Authority for Title 
VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

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

ACTION: Notice of redelegation of authority.

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SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 
(FHEO) revokes all redelegations of authority under Title VI of the 
Civil Rights Act of 1964 made within the Office of the Assistant 
Secretary for FHEO and retains and redelegates this authority to act as 
the ``responsible Department official,'' with noted exceptions, to the 
General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who in turn, retains and 
redelegates this authority, with noted exceptions to the Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the 
Office of Enforcement, 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 
speech-impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by 
calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877-
8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By previous delegation, the Secretary 
delegated to the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal 
Opportunity all authority to act as the ``responsible Department 
official'' in all matters relating to the carrying out of the 
requirements under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 
2000d) and its implementing regulations (24 CFR part 1) except 
authority pertaining to tenant selection plans under 24 CFR 
1.4(b)(2)(ii). (68 FR 43154, July 21, 2003). By previous redelegation 
(68 FR 45847, August 4, 2003), the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing 
and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) redelegated this authority, with certain 
exceptions, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who in turn, 
redelegated certain authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement, and 
the FHEO Hub Directors. Since then, FHEO has created the Office of 
Systemic Investigations. Further, the FHEO Hub Directors' titles have 
been changed to FHEO Region Directors.
    Accordingly, in this redelegation, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO 
revokes the August 4, 2003 and all other previous delegations and 
redelegates the authority to act as the ``responsible Department 
official'' under Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, and its 
implementing regulations and now retains and redelegates this authority 
as follows:

Section A. Authority Redelegated

    With certain exceptions noted in Section B, the Assistant Secretary 
for FHEO redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO 
the authority, under Title VI as provided in 24 CFR part 1, to act as 
the ``responsible Department official''' in matters delegated to the 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO, including the authority to further 
redelegate this authority. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
FHEO retains and further redelegates this authority, with noted 
exceptions in Section B, 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.

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 redelegated by the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
FHEO does not include the authority under 24 CFR 1.8(a) to refer to the 
Department of Justice (DOJ) unresolved findings of non-compliance or 
seek other means of compliance, the authority under 24 CFR 1.8(c) to 
terminate, refuse to grant, or refuse to continue federal financial 
assistance, the authority under 24 CFR 1.8(d) to determine that 
compliance

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cannot be effectuated by informal means and does not include authority 
to further redelegate.

Section C. Delegations of Authority Revoked

    All prior redelegations of authority under Title VI of the Civil 
Rights Act of 1964 made by the Assistant Secretary for FHEO 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.
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