Redelegation of Fair Housing Act Complaint Processing Authority, 73990-73991 [2011-30769]

Download as PDF 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 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 229 / Tuesday, November 29, 2011 / Notices pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES2 The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further redelegates the authority under 24 CFR part 103, subpart C (referral of complaints to State and Local Agencies) to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement and FHEO Region Directors. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO further retains and redelegates the authority under 24 CFR 103.510(a) to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of Enforcement and FHEO Region Directors. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO further retains and redelegates the authority under 24 CFR 103.510(d) to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs; Director of the Office of Enforcement; Director of the Office of VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:36 Nov 28, 2011 Jkt 226001 Systemic Investigations; FHEO Region Directors and FHEO Center Directors. The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates to the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to reconsider no cause determinations. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO further retains and redelegates this authority to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and Director of the Office of Enforcement. Section B. Authority To Further Redelegate The General Deputy Assistant Secretary may further redelegate the authorities provided in Section A of this notice. The Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs; Director of the Office of Enforcement; Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations; FHEO Region Directors and FHEO Center Directors may not redelegate the PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4701 Sfmt 9990 73991 authorities provided in Section A of this notice. Section C. Authority Superseded All prior redelegations of authority for Fair Housing complaint processing made within the Offices of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary 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. 2011–30769 Filed 11–28–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P E:\FR\FM\29NON2.SGM 29NON2

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 229 (Tuesday, November 29, 2011)]
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[FR Doc No: 2011-30769]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5544-D-11]


Redelegation of Fair Housing Act Complaint Processing Authority

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

ACTION: Notice of redelegation of authority.

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SUMMARY: 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 redelegates 
this authority to FHEO region and headquarters staff.

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 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.

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 pre-complaint 
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 Secretary-initiated 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.

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    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and further 
redelegates the authority under 24 CFR part 103, subpart C (referral of 
complaints to State and Local Agencies) to the Deputy Assistant 
Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the Office of 
Enforcement and FHEO Region Directors.
    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO further retains and 
redelegates the authority under 24 CFR 103.510(a) to the Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs, Director of the 
Office of Enforcement and FHEO Region Directors.
    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO further retains and 
redelegates the authority under 24 CFR 103.510(d) to the Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs; Director of the 
Office of Enforcement; Director of the Office of Systemic 
Investigations; FHEO Region Directors and FHEO Center Directors.
    The Assistant Secretary for FHEO retains and redelegates to the 
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for FHEO the authority to reconsider 
no cause determinations. The General Deputy Assistant Secretary for 
FHEO further retains and redelegates this authority to the Deputy 
Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs and Director of the 
Office of Enforcement.

Section B. Authority To Further Redelegate

    The General Deputy Assistant Secretary may further redelegate the 
authorities provided in Section A of this notice. The Deputy Assistant 
Secretary for Enforcement and Programs; Director of the Office of 
Enforcement; Director of the Office of Systemic Investigations; FHEO 
Region Directors and FHEO Center Directors may not redelegate the 
authorities provided in Section A of this notice.

Section C. Authority Superseded

    All prior redelegations of authority for Fair Housing complaint 
processing made within the Offices of the Assistant Secretary for FHEO 
and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary 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. 2011-30769 Filed 11-28-11; 8:45 am]
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