Date Published: November 2011Print ShareThis
This final rule, published in the Federal Register on December 5, 2011, integrates the regulation for the definition of “homeless” and the corresponding recordkeeping requirements for the Emergency Solutions Grants program, the Shelter Plus Care program, and the Supportive Housing Program. This final rule also establishes the regulation for the definition “developmental disability” and the definition and recordkeeping requirements for “homeless individual with a disability” for the Shelter Plus Care program and the Supportive Housing Program.
Please note: The final rule, published in the Federal Register, contains a typo in the preamble. On page 75977, the preamble text mistakenly indicates that written documentation of disability includes written verification from a professional who is licensed by the state to diagnose and treat the condition AND written verification from the Social Security Administration or the receipt of a disability check. The regulatory text found on page 76016 and page 76019 contain the correct requirements. These sections indicate that acceptable evidence of a disability includes: