Congress may move soon to address section 8 opt-outs

Meisler, Daniel
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/05/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30634, p30
Trade Publication
Focuses on the testimony heard by a United States Congress housing subcommittee on how to keep owners from opting out of the Section 8 housing subsidy program. Occurrence of the problem of opt-outs when Section 8 contracts expire; Proposed bill that would give the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) the authority to issue vouchers for elderly or disabled tenants.


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