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AFFH Fact Sheet: AFFH Rule

Date Published: July 2015

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This fact sheet provides an overview of the duty to affirmatively further fair housing (AFFH) and the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Final Rule. The AFFH rule sets out a framework for local governments, States and Insular Areas, and public housing agencies to take meaningful actions to overcome historic patterns of segregation, promote fair housing choice, and foster inclusive communities that are free from discrimination.

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