Revocation and Redelegation of Fair Housing Assistance Program Authority, 71428-71429 [E7-24333]

Download as PDF 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 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 241 / Monday, December 17, 2007 / Notices Secretary delegated the authority and responsibility for administering the Fair Housing Assistance Program, as provided in 24 CFR part 115, to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO. Also through regulation (24 CFR 115.101(b)), the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retained and redelegated this authority to each Director of a Fair Housing Enforcement Center (now FHEO Region Directors). In this notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates this authority to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO and clarifies the change in title from ‘‘Fair Housing Enforcement Center Directors,’’ in 24 CFR Part 115, and ‘‘FHEO Hub Directors’’ to ‘‘FHEO Region Directors.’’ Section A. Authority Redelegated The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates the authority and responsibility for administering the Fair Housing Assistance Program, as provided in 24 CFR part 115 subparts A, B and C, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary retains and redelegates the authority and responsibility for administering the Fair Housing Assistance Program, as provided in 24 CFR part 115 subparts A, B and C, with the exception of making final decisions concerning the granting and maintenance of substantial equivalency certification and interim certification in subpart B, to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and FHEO Region Directors. Section B. Clarification The redelegation of authority from the Assistant Secretary for FHEO to the Fair Housing Enforcement Center Directors, as set forth in 24 CFR 115.101(b) remains intact with the exception of the change in nomenclature from Fair Housing Enforcement Center Directors to FHEO Region Directors. ebenthall on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES Section C. Authority Excepted The authority redelegated in this notice does not include the authority to issue or waive regulations. Section D. Authority To Further Redelegate The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO may redelegate the authority provided in Section A of this notice. The Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and FHEO Region Directors may not redelegate the authority provided in Section A of this notice. All prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:28 Dec 14, 2007 Jkt 214001 Secretary for FHEO to administer the Fair Housing Assistance Program are revoked with the exception of the delegation of authority set forth in 24 CFR 115.101(b). 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. Dated: May 31, 2007. Cheryl Ziegler, General Deputy Assistant Secretary. Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the Federal Register on December 12, 2007. [FR Doc. E7–24333 Filed 12–14–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5168–D–09] Revocation and Redelegation of Authority Under Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, HUD. ACTION: Notice of revocation and redelegation of authority. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to 24 CFR 135.7, the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) has been delegated authority under Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 and HUD’s implementing regulations at 24 CFR part 135. In this document, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains those authorities and, with noted exceptions, redelegates them to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who retains and further redelegates certain authorities to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs. In addition, the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs retains these authorities and further redelegates limited authorities to each of the FHEO Region Directors. Pursuant to this notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO also revokes the redelegation of authority published in the Federal Register on August 3, 2003 (68 FR 45848), and any other prior redelegations of authority pertaining to Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968. DATES: Effective Date: November 21, 2007. PO 00000 Frm 00085 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 71429 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. Pursuant to 24 CFR 135.7, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO has been delegated all authority under Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C. 1701u), and its implementing regulations, 24 CFR part 135. The Assistant Secretary is further authorized to redelegate functions and responsibilities to other employees of HUD; provided however, that the authority to issue rules and regulations pursuant to Section 3 is not redelegated. In this redelegation of authority, except for noted exceptions, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO redelegates this authority to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who retains and further redelegates certain authorities to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs. In addition, the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs retains and further redelegates limited authorities to each of the FHEO Region Directors. Recently, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO has shifted the complaint processing from HUD Headquarters to each of HUD’s regional offices. This redelegation reflects those changes. Authority is redelegated as follows: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section A. Authority Redelegated to General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with certain noted exceptions, redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO all authority under Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 and its implementing regulations. The authority redelegated does not include the authority to impose resolutions or sanctions in Section 3 complaint investigations pursuant to 24 CFR part 135.76(f)(2); or to issue rules, regulations or waivers pursuant to Section 3. This authority may be further redelegated to other FHEO employees. E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 241 (Monday, December 17, 2007)]
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[FR Doc No: E7-24333]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5168-D-06]


Revocation and Redelegation of Fair Housing Assistance Program 
Authority

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 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

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Secretary delegated the authority and responsibility for administering 
the Fair Housing Assistance Program, as provided in 24 CFR part 115, to 
the Assistant Secretary for FHEO. Also through regulation (24 CFR 
115.101(b)), the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retained and redelegated 
this authority to each Director of a Fair Housing Enforcement Center 
(now FHEO Region Directors). In this notice, the Assistant Secretary 
for FHEO retains and redelegates this authority to the General Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO and clarifies the change in title from 
``Fair Housing Enforcement Center Directors,'' in 24 CFR Part 115, and 
``FHEO Hub Directors'' to ``FHEO Region Directors.''

Section A. Authority Redelegated

    The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates the 
authority and responsibility for administering the Fair Housing 
Assistance Program, as provided in 24 CFR part 115 subparts A, B and C, 
to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO.
    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary retains and redelegates the 
authority and responsibility for administering the Fair Housing 
Assistance Program, as provided in 24 CFR part 115 subparts A, B and C, 
with the exception of making final decisions concerning the granting 
and maintenance of substantial equivalency certification and interim 
certification in subpart B, to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
Enforcement and Programs and FHEO Region Directors.

Section B. Clarification

    The redelegation of authority from the Assistant Secretary for FHEO 
to the Fair Housing Enforcement Center Directors, as set forth in 24 
CFR 115.101(b) remains intact with the exception of the change in 
nomenclature from Fair Housing Enforcement Center Directors to FHEO 
Region Directors.

Section C. Authority Excepted

    The authority redelegated in this notice does not include the 
authority to issue or waive regulations.

Section D. Authority To Further Redelegate

    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO may redelegate the 
authority provided in Section A of this notice. The Deputy Assistant 
Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and FHEO Region Directors may 
not redelegate the authority provided in Section A of this notice.
    All prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO to administer the Fair Housing Assistance 
Program are revoked with the exception of the delegation of authority 
set forth in 24 CFR 115.101(b).

    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.
    Dated: May 31, 2007.
Cheryl Ziegler,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary.

    Editorial Note: This document was received at the Office of the 
Federal Register on December 12, 2007.
 [FR Doc. E7-24333 Filed 12-14-07; 8:45 am]
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