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The Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
1825 K Street, NW, Ste. 1200
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 783-2229 phone
(202) 534-3731 fax
Email: Info@c-c-d.org

For information about the Social Security Task Force Public Education and Outreach Campaign,
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disabilityandsocialsecurity.org
 
 
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TASK FORCES
HOUSING
 

Mission

The CCD Housing Task Force works with Congress and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to increase access to decent, safe and affordable housing for all people with disabilities and to protect the rights guaranteed under the Fair Housing Act.

The CCD Housing Task Force also works collaboratively with the Technical Assistance Collaborative (TAC) to produce Priced Out, a study of the severe housing affordability problems of people with disabilities.

Co-chairs

  • Andrew Sperling 
    National Alliance on Mental Illness
    703-516-7222 phone 
    703-516-0694 fax 
    andrew@nami.org

  • T.J. Sutcliffe
    The Arc of the United States
    202-783-2229 phone
    202-534-2731 fax
    sutcliffe@thearc.org

  ACTIVITIES
Housing Task Force
CCD Housing TF Housing Opportunities Through Modernization Act of 2016
We write as Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force regarding implementation by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of certain provisions of the Housing Opportunities Through Modernization Act of 2016 (HOTMA, P.L. 114-201).
(October 14,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Comments on PHA Administrative Fee
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the proposed “Housing Choice Voucher Program – New Administrative Fee Formula; Proposed Rule”, Vol. 81, Federal Register No. 129, Docket No. FR-5874-P-03 (July 6, 2016). Please accept this letter as the comments of the Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force.
(October 4,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Comments on AFFH - Local Government Assessment Tool-Information Collection Renewal
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the proposed “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing: Local Government Assessment Tool-Information Collection Renewal: Solicitation of Comment 30-Day Notice Under Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995”, Vol. 81, Federal Register No. 163, Docket No. FR-57601-N-10-B (August 23, 2016).
(September 22,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Housing TF Census 2020 Residence Comments
As Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing and Rights Task Forces (CCD Housing Task Force) we are pleased to provide comments on behalf of the Task Forces to the Notice of Proposed Rule Making, “2020 Census Residence Rule and Residence Situations” (81 Fed. Reg. 42577; Docket No. 160526465-6465-01).
(September 1,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Housing Task Force SAFMR Comments
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on FR-5855-P-02, Establishing a More Effective Fair Market Rent System; Using Small Area Fair Market Rents in Housing Choice Voucher Program Instead of the Current 50th Percentile. See, 81 Fed. Reg. 116 (June 16, 2016).
(August 16,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
New Opportunities for State & Local Disability Housing Advocates!
Beginning in 2016, state and local advocates have two new opportunities to increase affordable, accessible, integrated housing in the community for people with disabilities.
(August 2,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Comments on AFFH - Local Government Assessment Tool
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the proposed “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Local Government Assessment Tool,” Vol. 81, Federal Register No. 56, Docket No. FR-5173-N-10 (March 23, 2016).
(May 23,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Comments on AFFH - Public Housing Agencies Tool
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the proposed “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Assessment Tool for Public Housing Agencies,” Vol. 81, Federal Register No. 56, Docket No. FR-5173-N-09 (March 23, 2016).
(May 23,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD recommendations
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the “Notice Of Establishment Of The Moving To Work Research Federal Advisory Committee” Vol. 81, Federal Register No. 86, Docket No. FR-5932-N-02 (April 26, 2016). Please accept this letter as the comments of the Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force.
(May 11,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
HUD AFFH State Assessment Tool Comments
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the proposed “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Assessment Tool for States and Insular Areas,” Vol. 81, Federal Register No. 48, Docket No. FR-5173-N-08 (March 11, 2016).
(May 10,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities FY 2017 Appropriation
HUD’s Section 811 program is an essential source of funding for permanent supportive housing (PSH) for nonelderly adults with significant disabilities. The President’s budget proposes a total of $154 million for Section 811 in FY 2017 to renew existing Project-Based Rental Assistance Contracts.
(March 24,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD NPRM - FHFA Duty to Serve Undeserved Markets
We submit the following comments on behalf of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force regarding RIN 2590–AA27, Enterprise Duty To Serve Underserved Markets; Proposed Rule.
(March 17,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
Comments on ANPR - Over-income Public Housing Tenancy
The following comments are submitted on behalf of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force (CCD) regarding FR–5904–A–01, Strengthening Oversight of Over Income Tenancy in Public Housing; Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.
(March 4,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Smoking Ban Comments
The following comments are submitted on behalf of the Co-Chairs of the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force and Rights Task Force regarding the proposed rule published on November 17, 2015, “Instituting Smoke-Free Public Housing.”
(January 19,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
Housing Task Force
CCD Housing TF Annual Report 2015
(January 7,  2016) - Download [ PDF ]
 
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