HOPWA Law, Regulations, and Federal Register Notices

This page contains the authorizing law, regulations, and federal register notices for the HOPWA Program. Click the title of the law or notice to view the document.


AIDS Housing Opportunity Act

This Act establishes the purpose, general authority, and authorization of appropriations for the Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) program.

Date Published: November 1990


24 CFR Part 574 - Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS

These regulations provide information regarding the Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) program, including formula entitlements, competitive grants, use of grant funds, grantee and sponsor responsibilities, grant administration, and other federal requirements.

Date Published: December 1992

Federal Register Notices

Equal Access to Housing in HUD Programs Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity

Through this final rule, HUD implements policy to ensure that its core programs are open to all eligible individuals and families regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status. This rule follows a January 24, 2011, proposed rule, which noted evidence suggesting that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals and families are being arbitrarily excluded from housing opportunities in the private sector.

Date Published: February 2012

FY 2011 HOPWA Competitive NOFA

This HOPWA NOFA announces funds available for HOPWA Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS) grants that address both: (1) Direct housing assistance and service delivery to low income persons and families living with HIV/AIDS, including homeless individuals and families; and (2) comprehensive planning and coordination of local resources in meeting housing and service needs of the population.

Date Published: April 2011