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84 STAT. 1772

INCLUSION OF CERTAIN COSTS IN SECTION 236 PROJECTS

SEC. 108. Section 236(b) of the National Housing Act is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new sentence: “The term "Mortgage 'mortgage insurance premium', when used in this section in relation insurance to a project financed by a loan under a State or local program, means premium." such fees and charges, approved by the Secretary, as are payable by 82 Stat. 499. the mortgagor to the State or local agency mortgagee to meet reserve requirements and administrative expenses of such agency."

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MAXIMUM AMOUNT OF FHA-INSURED HOSPITAL MORTGAGE

Sec. 109. Section 242(d) (2) of the National Housing Act is 82 Stat. 599. amended by striking out “$25,000,000” and inserting in lieu thereof 12 USC 17152-7. -$50,000,000”.

MORTGAGE INSURANCE FOR PROPRIETARY HOSPITALS

SEC. 110. (a) Section 242(b)(1)(C) of the National Housing Act is amended to read as follows:

(C) which is a proprietary facility, or facility of a private nonprofit corporation or association, licensed or regulated by the State (or, if there is no State law providing for such licensing or regulation by the State, by the municipality or other political sub

division in which the facility is located); and". (b) The heading of section 242 of such Act is amended by striking out “NONPROFIT".

(c) The sixth sentence of section 212(a) of such Act is amended by 12 Usc 17150. striking out “or association” and inserting in lieu thereof ", association, or other organization".

FHA SUPPLEMENTAL LOANS FOR MULTIFAMILY PROJECTS

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Sec. 111. Section 241 of the National Housing Act is amended

(1) by inserting “or covered by a mortgage held by the Secretary" immediately after this Act” in the first sentence of subsection (a);

(2) by striking out the proviso in subsection (a) and inserting in lieu thereof the following: “: Provided, That a loan involving a nursing home or a group practice facility may also be made for the purpose of financing equipment to be used in the operation of such nursing home or facility";

(3) by inserting "or an amount acceptable to the Secretary before the semicolon at the end of subsection (b)(1); and

(4) by inserting "or pursuant to which the original mortgage covering the project or facility was insured” before“; and” at the end of subsection (b) (5).

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MORTGAGES FOR CIVILIAN PERSONNEL AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS

Sec. 112. Section 809(b) of the National Housing Act is amended by 70 Stat. 273. inserting before the period at the end of the second sentence the fol. 12 usc 1748h-1. lowing:%: Provided, That the Secretary shall relieve the Secretary of Defense from any obligation to guarantee the General Insurance Fund from loss with respect to a mortgage assumed by a person ineligible to receive a certificate under subsection (a), if the original mortgagor is issued another certificate with respect to a mortgage insured under this section on property which the Secretary determines is not an acceptable risk".

84 STAT. 1773

MOBILE HOME LOANS UNDER TITLE I

53 Stat. 804; 83 Stat. 380. 12 USC 1703.

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Sec. 113. Section 2(b) of the National Housing Act is amended

(1) by inserting in clause (1) after “$10,000” the following: “($15,000 in the case of a mobile home composed of two or more modules)"; and

(2) by inserting in the proviso of clause (2) after "days” the following: "(fifteen years and thirty-two days in the case of a mobile home composed of two or more modules)”.

USE OF CERTAIN HOUSING FACILITIES UNDER SECTION 221 AND SECTION 236

FOR CLASSROOM PURPOSES

75 Stat. 152; Sec. 114. (a) Section 221(f) of the National Housing Act is amended 80 Stat, 1268. by adding at the end of the second paragraph the following new sen12 USC 17151. tence: "In any case in which it is determined in accordance with

regulations of the Secretary that facilities in existence or under construction on the date of enactment of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1970 which could appropriately be used for classroom purposes are available in any such property or project and that public schools in the community are overcrowded due in part to the attendance at such schools of residents of the property or project, such facilities may be used for such purposes to the extent permitted in such regula

tions without being subject to any of the requirements of the proviso 73 Stat. 658. in section 220(d) (3) (B) (iv), except the requirement that the project be 12 USC 1715k. predominantly residential)." 82 Stat. 501. (b) Section 236(1)(5) of such Act is amended by adding at the end 12 USC 17152-1. thereof (after and below subparagraph (C)) the following new

sentence:
"In any case in which it is determined in accordance with regulations
of the Secretary that facilities in existence or under construction
on the date of enactment of the Housing and Urban Development
Act of 1970 which could appropriately be used for classroom purposes
are available in any such property or project and that public schools in
the community are overcrowded due in part to the attendance at such
schools or residents of the property or project, such facilities may be
used for such purposes to the extent permitted in such regulations
(without being subject to any of the requirements of the first proviso
in subparagraph (8) except the requirement that the project be pre-
dominantly residential)."

CONGREGATE HOUSING FOR THE DISPLACED, ELDERLY, AND HANDICAPPED

SEC. 114. (a) (1) Section 221(f) of the National Housing Act is amended by inserting before the period at the end of the first sentence of the second paragraph of the following: “: Provided, That such units, in the case of a project designed primarily for occupancy by displaced, elderly, or handicapped families, need not, with the approval of the Secretary, contain kitchen facilities, and such projects may include central dining and other shared facilities.” (2) Section 221(f) of such Act is further amended

(A) by inserting (or who is a displaced person,” immediately after “Housing Act of 1959," in the fifth sentence of the second paragraph; and

(B) by striking out “the terms "displaced family' and 'displaced families' shall mean a family or families" in the third paragraph and inserting in lieu thereof "the terms 'displaced family', displaced families', and 'displaced person' shall mean a family or families, or a person,".

(b) (1) Section 236(j) (5) (B) of such Act is amended by inserting 82 Stat. 501. immediately after “units” the following:“, but such units, in the case 12 USC 17152-l. of a project designed primarily for occupancy by displaced, elderly, or handicapped families, need not, with the approval of the Secretary, contain kitchen facilities”.

(2) Section 236(i) of such Act is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new paragraph:

"(3) Not more than 10 per centum of the total amount of interest reduction payments authorized to be contracted to be made pursuant to appropriation Acts as provided in paragraph (1) after the date of the enactment of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1970 shall be contracted to be made with respect to projects in which all or part of the dwelling units do not contain kitchen facilities.”

(c) Section 101 (b) of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965 is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new 79 Stat. 451. sentence: "Nothing in this section shall be construed as preventing 82 Stat. 503. payments to a housing owner with respect to projects in which all or 12 USC 1701s. part of the dwelling units do not contain kitchen facilities; but of the total amount of contracts to make annual payments approved in appropriation Acts pursuant to subsection (a) after the date of the enactment of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1970, not more than 10 per centum in the aggregate shall be made with respect to such projects."

FHA REHABILITATION STANDARDS FOR HOUSING IN URBAN

RENEWAL AREAS

Sec. 116. Title V of the National Housing Act is amended by adding 12 Usc 1731a. at the end thereof the following new section:

“FHA REHABILITATION STANDARDS FOR HOUSING IN URBAN

RENEWAL AREAS

“Sec. 524. In determining whether properties should be approved by the Secretary prior to rehabilitation and covered by mortgages insured under title II of this Act, the Secretary shall apply uniform property standards as between properties located outside urban renewal areas and those located within urban renewal areas."

INVESTMENT OF FHA RESERVE FUNDS

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Sec. 117. (a) Section 206 of the National Housing Act is amended 52 Stat. 16. . by inserting before the period at the end of the first sentence the 12 usc 1712. following: or any agency of the United States: Provided, That such moneys shall to the maximum extent feasible be invested in such bonds or other obligations the proceeds of which will be used to directly support the residential mortgage market”.

(b) Section 213(0) of such Act is amended by inserting before the 79 Stat. 469; period at the end of the second sentence the following: "or any agency 82 Stat. 610. of the United States: Provided, That such moneys shall to the maximum extent feasible be invested in such bonds or other obligations the proceeds of which will be used to directly support the residential mortgage market”.

(c) Section 236(g) of such Act is amended by inserting before the period at the end of the third sentence the following: “or any agency of the United States: Provided, That such moneys shall to the maximum extent feasible be invested in such bonds or other obligations the proceeds of which will be used to directly support the residential mortgage market".

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84 STAT. 1775 82 Stat. 487;

(d) Section 238 (b) of such Act is amended by inserting before the Ante, p. 461. period at the end of the sixth sentence the following: "or any agency 12 USC 17152-3. of the United States : Provided, That such moneys shall to the maxi

mum extent feasible be invested in such bonds or other obligations the proceeds of which will be used to directly support the residential

mortgage market”. 79 Stat. 471. (e) Section 519 (c) of such Act is amended by inserting before the 12 USC 17350. period at the end of the first sentence the following; “or any agency

of the United States: Provided, That such moneys shall to the maximum extent feasible be invested in such bonds or other obligations the proceeds of which will be used to directly support the residential mortgage market".

ASSISTANCE UNDER SECTION 236 AND RENT SUPPLEMENT PROGRAMS FOR

EXISTING PROJECTS FINANCED UNDER CERTAIN STATE OR LOCAL
PROGRAMS

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82 Stat. 499; SEC. 118. (a) Section 236(b) of the National Housing Act is Ante, p. 1772. amended by striking out “which prior to completion of construction 12 USC 17152-1. or rehabilitation is approved for receiving the benefits of this section”

and inserting in lieu thereof the following: “which may involve either new or existing construction and which is approved for receiving the benefits of this section".

(b) The second sentence of section 101(b) of the Housing and Urban 12 USC 1701s. Development Act of 1965 is amended by striking out “which prior to

completion of construction or rehabilitation is approved for receiving the benefits of this section" and inserting in lieu thereof the following: “which may involve either new or existing construction and which is approved for receiving the benefits of this section”.

82 Stat. 503.

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79 Stat. 463. 12 USC 1749cc.

Sec. 119. Section 1003(b) (3) of the National Housing Act is amended by inserting before the period at the end thereof the following:“; except that, in the case of land development covered by a mortgage with respect to which an insurance commitment is issued under this title before the expiration of one year after the date of enactment of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1970, the requirement of this paragraph shall be applicable only if there is actually in existence on the date the commitment is issued a comprehensive plan which covers, or comprehensive planning being carried on for, the area in which the land is situated”,

OCCUPANCY PREFERENCE IN FHA RENTAL HOUSING FOR MILITARY

PERSONNEL

79 Stat. 451.

Sec. 120. (a) Section 101(c)(2) of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965 is amended by (1) striking out the word “or” between paragraphs (D) and (E), (2) striking out the period at the end of paragraph (E) and inserting in lieu thereof “; or”, and (3) adding after paragraph (E) the following:

"(F) a family whose head, or spouse, is a member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is serving on active duty." (b) Paragraph (B) of section 101(e) (1) of such Act is amended by striking out the period and inserting in lieu thereof the following: “ör is a member of the Armed Forces of the United States serving on active duty.”

(c) Section 7 of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act (as amended by section 905 of this Act) is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new subsection:

79 Stat. 669; 82 Stat. 544. 42 USC 3535.

84 STAT. 1776 “(m) Whenever he shall determine that, because of location, or other considerations, any rental housing project assisted under title II of the National Housing Act or title I of the Housing and Urban 52 stat, 9, Development Act of 1965 could ordinarily be expected substantially 12 usc 1707. to serve the family housing needs of lower income military personnel 79 stat: 451 serving on active duty, the Secretary is authorized to provide for or approve such preference or priority of occupancy of such project by such military personnel as he shall determine is appropriate to assure that the project will serve their needs on a continuing basis not withstanding the frequency with which individual members of such personnel may be transferred or reassigned to new duty stations."

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STATE FUNDING OF SECTION 236 INTEREST REDUCTION PAYMENTS

Sec. 121. (a) Section 236 of the National Housing Act is amended 82 Stat. 498. by adding at the end thereof the following new subsection:

12 USC 17152-1. "(n) The Secretary is authorized to enter into agreements with any State or agency thereof under which such State or agency thereof contracts to make interest reduction payments, subject to all the terms and conditions specified in this section and in rules, regulations and procedures adopted by the Secretary under this section, with respect to all or a part of a project covered by a mortgage insured under this section. Any funds provided by a State or agency thereof for the purpose of making interest reduction payments shall be administered, disbursed and accounted for by the Secretary in accordance with the agreements entered into by the Secretary with the State or agency thereof and for such fees as shall be specified therein. Before entering into any agreements pursuant to this subsection the Secretary shall require assurances satisfactory to him that the State or agency thereof is able to provide sufficient funds for the making of interest reduction payments for the full period specified in the interest reduction contract."

(b) The first sentence of section 236(i) (1) of such Act is amended by inserting "by the Secretary" immediately following "entered into".

TITLE II-URBAN RENEWAL AND HOUSING

ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

URBAN RENEWAL GRANT AUTHORITY

Sec. 201. Section 103(b) of the Housing Act of 1949 is amended- 63 Stat. 416;

(1) by striking out “and by $1,700,000,000 on July 1, 1970” in 83 Stat. 385. the first sentence and inserting in lieu thereof "by $1,700,000,000 42 USC 1453. on July 1, 1970, and by $1,500,000,000 on July 1, 1971"; and

(2) by striking out “beginning July 1, 1969, and July 1, 1970" in the second sentence and inserting in lieu thereof "commencing after June 30, 1969 and ending prior to July 1, 1974".

PUBLIC HOUSING ANNUAL CONTRIBUTIONS

SEO. 202. The first sentence of section 10(e) of the United States
Housing Act of 1937 is amended by striking out "and $170,000,000 on 83 Stat. 388.

. July 1, 1970” and inserting in lieu thereof “$320,000,000 on July 1, 42 USC 1410. 1970, and $225,000,000 on July 1, 1971”.

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