2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
ASSEMBLY AMENDMENT 2,
TO ASSEMBLY BILL 236
May 2, 2017 - Offered by Representative Subeck.
234.66 of the statutes is created to read:
4234.66 State housing voucher program. (1) Vouchers.
(a) The authority 5
shall develop policies and procedures for and administer a state housing voucher 6
program to provide housing vouchers to individuals and families that are on a 7
waiting list that the authority or a public housing agency that contracts with the 8
authority maintains for vouchers under the federal Housing Choice Voucher 9
(am) The authority shall make grants directly to housing authorities under s. 11
59.53 (22), 61.73, 66.1201, or 66.1213 for the purpose of funding vouchers under this 12
section, subject to the policies and procedures developed under par. (a) and the 13
requirements of this section.
(b) Vouchers provided under this section shall be distributed in proportion to 2
the number of vouchers distributed by the authority, public housing agencies that 3
contract with the authority to provide vouchers under the federal Housing Choice 4
Voucher Program, and housing authorities under s. 59.53 (22), 61.73, 66.1201, or 5
66.1213 that provide vouchers under the federal Housing Choice Voucher Program.
(c) The authority shall issue its negotiable bonds in such principal amount and 7
length of maturity as to provide sufficient funds, not to exceed $2,750,000, to fund 8
the voucher program under par. (a).
(a) The housing vouchers provided under this section shall be 10
provided to recipients under the same terms and conditions as vouchers under the 11
federal Housing Choice Voucher Program.
(b) A person who receives a federal Housing Choice Voucher may not receive 13
a voucher under this section.”.
195. Page 2, line 5
: after “list." insert “The authority shall issue its negotiable 20
bonds in such principal amount and length of maturity as to provide sufficient funds, 21
not to exceed $500,000, to fund the provision of case management services under this 22
subsection. Of the funding available under this subsection, the authority shall 23
provide $75,000 to fund case management services for recipients of vouchers 24
distributed by the authority and public housing agencies that contract with the
authority to provide vouchers under the federal Housing Choice Voucher Program 2
and $425,000 to fund case management services for recipients of vouchers 3
distributed by local housing authorities under ss. 59.53 (22), 61.73, 66.1201, and 4
66.1213 that provide vouchers under the federal Housing Choice Voucher Program.".