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Sen. Portman Introduces Bill to Make Homeless Students Eligible for LIHTC Housing

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 1:30PM

Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, and two colleagues introduced legislation to allow formerly homeless students to be eligible to live in housing funded by the federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. S. 767, the Housing for Homeless Students Act of 2019, would allow in LIHTC housing full-time students who were documented as a homeless child or youth during the previous seven years or were defined as a homeless veteran during the previous five years.

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