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Final HMIS Programming Specifications – PATH Annual Report


Date Published: September 2021


This document contains programming instructions for the Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) Annual Report and is the result of HUD and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) working to ensure that the HUD HMIS Data Standards and the PATH Annual Report form fully align.

The HMIS programming specifications for the PATH Annual Report were updated in 2021 to align with the FY 2020 Data Standards updates. This report (Version 3.5) is effective October 1, 2021 and grantees must use this version for reporting in the PATH Data Exchange (PDX) beginning October 1, 2021.

For additional information related to PATH data collection and project setup please see the PATH Program HMIS Manual.

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