ERIC Number: ED169199
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
Reference Count: 0
The Federal Fair Housing Enforcement Effort.
Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
The purpose of this report is to determine how well the Federal Government has done its civil rights enforcement job, particularly in eliminating discrimination in housing, during the period from January 1975 through August 1978. Reported on are the Government's activities under the following laws: (1) Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968; (2) Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; (3) the Equal Credit Opportunity Act; (4) the Community Reinvestment Act; and (5) the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act. Also covered are the fair housing activities of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, the General Services Administration, and the Veterans Administration. In addition, the fair housing enforcement efforts of the Departments of Justice, Defense, and Agriculture, as well as the fair housing roles of more than 50 other Federal agencies which can affect housing opportunities in connection with their program or regulatory operations are reported on. (Author/EB)
Descriptors: Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Federal Regulation, Housing Discrimination, Housing Opportunities, Program Evaluation, Racial Discrimination, Sex Discrimination
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
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