Date AnnouncedMay 19, 2019
HUD proposes a rule to prevent undocumented immigrants from receiving federal housing assistance, requiring the use of Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements (SAVE) program, administered by USCIS. The rule will ban mixed-status families from living in public housing and Section 8 programs.
See Biden administration action below.View Policy Document
Biden Administration ActionApril 2, 2021
This Biden administration policy revoked in its entirety the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.
On April 2, 2021, HUD issued a regulation withdrawing the proposed rule that aimed to ban mixed-status families from living in public housing and Section 8 programs.2021.04.02 Housing and Community Development Act of 1980: Verification of Eligible Status; Withdrawal; Regulatory Review