Redelegation of Administrative Authority Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 73989-73990 [2011-30768]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 229 / Tuesday, November 29, 2011 / Notices 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 Section C. Authority Superseded All prior redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO regarding Section 561 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987, the Fair Housing Initiatives Program, are superseded. Section D. Authority to Redelegate The Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and to the Director of the Office of Programs may not redelegate the authority provided in Section A of this notice. Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3535(d)). Dated: November 16, 2011. ˜ John Trasvina, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Bryan Greene, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. [FR Doc. 2011–30763 Filed 11–28–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5544–D–09] 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 redelegation of authority. AGENCY: 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 notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains those authorities and, with noted exceptions, redelegates this authority to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who further redelegates certain authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and to each of the FHEO Regional pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES2 SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:36 Nov 28, 2011 Jkt 226001 Directors. This notice also supersedes all prior redelegations of authority by the office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 and HUD’s implementing regulations at 24 CFR 135. DATES: Effective Date: November 16, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sara K. Pratt, 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) 402–6322. (This is not a toll-free number.) Hearing- and speech-impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By regulation, the Secretary delegated certain authority under section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C. 1701u), and its implementing regulations, 24 CFR 135, to the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. On December 17, 2007 (72 FR 71429), the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) redelegated that authority, with certain exceptions, under section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO who retained and further redelegated certain authorities to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs. In addition, the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs retained these authorities and further redelegated limited authorities to each of the FHEO Region Directors. In this redelegation, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO supersedes all prior redelegations and redelegates the authority under section 3 as follows: Section A. Authority Redelegated The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and, with certain exceptions noted in Section B herein, 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. This redelegation includes the authority to further redelegate authority. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary in turn retains and redelegates this authority including the authority for Section 3 complaint processing, to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and the FHEO Regional Directors, with the PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4701 Sfmt 4703 73989 exception that the authority delegated to the FHEO Regional Directors may not be further delegated. Section B. Exception to Redelegation The authority redelegated from the Assistant Secretary does not include the authority to issue or to waive regulations or to impose resolutions or sanctions in Section 3 complaint investigations pursuant to 24 CFR 135.76(f)(2) Section C. Prior Redelegated Authority Superseded All previous redelegations of authority made within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO under section 3 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1968 are superseded. Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, 42 U.S.C. 3535(d). Dated: November 16, 2011. ˜ John Trasvina, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Bryan Greene, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. [FR Doc. 2011–30766 Filed 11–28–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5544–D–10] 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 redelegation of authority. AGENCY: In this notice, the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) supersedes 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: November 16, 2011 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\29NON2.SGM 29NON2 73990 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 229 / Tuesday, November 29, 2011 / Notices Sara K. Pratt, 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) 402–6322. (This is not a toll-free number.) Hearing- and speech-impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal 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, Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations, and the FHEO Region 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 the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who in turn further redelegated that authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, the Director of the Office of Enforcement, and the Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations. The Assistant Secretary for FHEO therefore now supersedes those prior redelegations and retains and redelegates authority as follows: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES2 Section A. Authority Redelegated 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:36 Nov 28, 2011 Jkt 226001 rights official,’’ in accordance with in 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. The authority redelegated to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO to act as the ‘‘responsible civil rights official’’ when undertaking procedures to effect compliance pursuant to 24 CFR 8.57 is only redelegated to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and may not be redelegated. 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 Assistant Secretary for FHEO to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO does not include the authority to further redelegate. Section C. Authority Superseded 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 superseded. Authority: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, 42 U.S.C. 3535(d). Dated: November 16, 2011. ˜ John Trasvina, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. Bryan Greene, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. [FR Doc. 2011–30768 Filed 11–28–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5544–D–11] Redelegation of Fair Housing Act Complaint Processing Authority Office of the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, HUD. ACTION: Notice of redelegation of authority. AGENCY: Through this notice, the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) supersedes all prior redelegations of authority for Fair Housing Act complaint processing made within the Offices of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO under the Fair Housing Act and SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4701 Sfmt 4703 redelegates this authority to FHEO region and headquarters staff. DATES: Effective Date: November 16, 2011. Sara K. Pratt, 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) 402–6322. (This is not a toll-free number.) Hearing- and speech-impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By separate notice published in today’s Federal Register, the Secretary delegates to the Assistant Secretary for FHEO authority pertaining to civil rights statutes. Included in the consolidated delegation is the authority to enforce the Fair Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 3601, et seq.). In this notice, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO supersedes all prior redelegations of authority for Fair Housing Act complaint processing and retains and redelegates this authority to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary, who redelegates this authority to FHEO region and headquarters staff. Accordingly, the Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates this authority as provided in this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Section A. Authority Retained and Redelegated The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates the authority for Fair Housing Act complaint processing, as provided in 24 CFR part 103, to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further redelegates the authority for the filing of a Secretary-initiated complaint and/or initiation of complaint and precomplaint investigations under 24 CFR 103.204(a), 24 CFR 103.200(b), to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further redelegates the authority under 24 CFR part 103, subparts A, B, D (with the exception of the filing of a Secretaryinitiated complaint and/or investigation under 24 CFR 103.200(b) and 24 CFR 103.204(a)), E, and F, to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs; Director of the Office of Enforcement; Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations and FHEO Region Directors. E:\FR\FM\29NON2.SGM 29NON2

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5544-D-10]


Redelegation of Administrative Authority Under Section 504 of the 
Rehabilitation Act of 1973

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

ACTION: Notice of redelegation of authority.

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SUMMARY: In this notice, the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and 
Equal Opportunity (FHEO) supersedes 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: November 16, 2011

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sara K. Pratt, 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) 402-6322. (This is not a toll-free number.) Hearing- and speech-
impaired individuals may access this number through TTY by calling the 
toll-free Federal 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, Director of the Office 
of Systemic Investigations, and the FHEO Region 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 the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO, who in turn further 
redelegated that authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
Enforcement and Programs, the Director of the Office of Enforcement, 
and the Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations. The 
Assistant Secretary for FHEO therefore now supersedes those prior 
redelegations and retains and redelegates authority as follows:

Section A. Authority Redelegated

    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 in 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. The authority redelegated to the 
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO to act as the ``responsible 
civil rights official'' when undertaking procedures to effect 
compliance pursuant to 24 CFR 8.57 is only redelegated to the Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and may not be 
redelegated.

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 Assistant Secretary for FHEO to the 
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO does not include the 
authority to further redelegate.

Section C. Authority Superseded

    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 superseded.

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

    Dated: November 16, 2011.
John Trasvi[ntilde]a,
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.

Bryan Greene,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal 
Opportunity.
[FR Doc. 2011-30768 Filed 11-28-11; 8:45 am]
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