• HUD Guidance

HUD/DOJ Joint Statement: Reasonable Accommodations


Date Published: May 2004


This joint statement provides technical assistance regarding the rights and obligations of persons with disabilities and housing providers under the Act relating to reasonable accommodations. This statement addresses 19 key questions that arise in reasonable accommodations cases and provides examples and approaches to resolving these cases.

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Foundational Resources: Emerging IssuesFair Housing Laws and RegulationsFHAP IntakeFHAP InvestigationGuidance/Handbooks
Legal Theories and Concepts: Design and ConstructionElements of ProofEmotional Support and Service AnimalsLand UseReasonable AccommodationsReasonable Modifications
Protected Classes: Federal and Local: Disability
Courses: Basics of Fair HousingFundamentals of Fair Housing – FHAP InvestigationFundamentals of Fair Housing – IntakeLitigating Fair Housing Cases

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