24 CFR 115.100 Definitions

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(a) The terms ``Fair Housing Act'' and ``HUD'', as used in this part, are defined in 24 CFR 5.100.

(b) The terms ``Aggrieved person'', ``Complainant'', ``Conciliation'', ``Conciliation ``Dwelling'', ``Handicap'', ``Person'', ``Respondent'', ``Secretary'', and ``State'', as used in this part, are set forth in section 802 of the Fair Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 3600-3620).

(c) Other definitions. The following definitions also apply to this part:

Act means the Fair Housing Act, as defined in 24 CFR 5.100.

Assistant Secretary means the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.

Certified Agency is an agency to which the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity has granted interim certification or certification, in accordance with the requirements of this part.

Cooperative Agreement is the assistance instrument HUD will use to provide funds. The Cooperative Agreement will contain attachments and appendices establishing requirements relating to the operation or performance of the agency.

Cooperative Agreement Officer (CAO) is the administrator of the funds awarded pursuant to this part and is the Director of a Fair Housing Enforcement Center in the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.

Director of FHEO means a Director of a Fair Housing Enforcement Center.

Dual-Filed Complaint means a housing discrimination complaint which has been filed with both the Fair Housing Enforcement Center and the certified agency.

FHAP means the Fair Housing Assistance Program.

FHEO means the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.

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