WHO WILL OWN SECTION 3 COMPLIANCE?
Written by: J Keith Swiney, President/CEO Motivation, Inc. All rights reserved
Inspired by recent events and experiences, I am forced by my personal faith to do something as a for-profit consultant I have resisted for decades. In this article, I will offer my personal and professional opinion about the compliance failure of the federal regulation referred to as Section 3 of the HUD Act [Civil Rights Act] of 1968 housed in the 24 CFR Part 135 otherwise known simply as Section 3.
By industry standards, I am referred to as the nation’s leading authority on Section 3. I simply consider myself the most focused advocate for the proper implementation of the Section 3 regulation. Since 1997, I have been involved with Section 3 Compliance as either an operator of public housing, a friend to resident associations helping guide them through the complexities of achieving their rights under the law, or as a consultant representing every type of recipient, beneficiary, and advocate group. READ MORE…