8000 - Miscellaneous Statutes and Regulations
PART 121COLLECTION OF DATA
AUTHORITY: Title VIII, Civil Rights Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3600--3620); E.O. 11063, 27 FR 11527; sec 602, Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d--1); sec 562, Housing and Community Development Act of 1987 (42 U.S.C. 3608a); sec 2, National Housing Act, 12 U.S.C. 1703; sec 7(d), Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, 42 U.S.C. 3535(d).
§ 121.1 Purpose.
The purpose of this part is to enable the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to carry out his or her responsibilities under the Fair Housing Act, Executive Order 11063, dated November 20, 1962, title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and section 562 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987. These authorities prohibit discrimination in housing and in programs receiving financial assistance from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and they direct the Secretary to administer the Department's housing and urban development programs and activities in a manner affirmatively to further these policies and to collect certain data to assess the extent of compliance with these policies.
§ 121.2 Furnishing of data by program participants.
Participants in the programs administered by the Department shall furnish to the Department such data concerning the race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, and family characteristics of persons and households who are applicants for, participants in, or beneficiaries or potential beneficiaries of, those programs as the Secretary may determine to be necessary or appropriate to enable him or her to carry out his or her responsibilities under the authorities referred to in § 121.1.
[Codified to 24 C.F.R. § 121.2]