1 See References in Text note below.
Editorial Notes
References in Text

Section 1437l of title 42, referred to in subsecs. (c)(1)(A) and (d)(1)(A), was repealed by Pub. L. 105–276, title V, § 522(a), Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2564.

Codification

Section was enacted as part of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968, and not as part of the National Housing Act which comprises this chapter.

October 28, 1992, referred to in subsec. (g), was in the original “the date of enactment of the National Affordable Housing Act Amendments of 1992”, and was translated as meaning the date of enactment of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1992, Pub. L. 102–550, which amended this section generally, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.

Amendments

2014—Subsec. (c)(1)(B)(iii). Pub. L. 113–128, § 512(p)(1)(A), substituted “participants in YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 3226 of title 29” for “participants in YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 2918a of title 29”.

Subsec. (c)(2)(B). Pub. L. 113–128, § 512(p)(1)(B), substituted “participants in YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 3226 of title 29” for “participants in YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 2918a of title 29”.

Subsec. (d)(1)(B)(iii). Pub. L. 113–128, § 512(p)(2)(A), substituted “To YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 3226 of title 29” for “To YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 2918a of title 29”.

Subsec. (d)(2)(B). Pub. L. 113–128, § 512(p)(2)(B), substituted “to YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 3226 of title 29” for “to YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 2918a of title 29”.

2006—Subsecs. (c)(1)(B)(iii), (2)(B), (d)(1)(B)(iii), (2)(B). Pub. L. 109–281 substituted “YouthBuild programs receiving assistance under section 2918a of title 29” for “Youthbuild programs receiving assistance under subtitle D of title IV of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act”.

1992—Pub. L. 102–550 amended section generally. Prior to amendment, section read as follows: “In the administration by the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development of programs providing direct financial assistance, including community development block grants under title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, in aid of housing, urban planning, development, redevelopment, or renewal, public or community facilities, and new community development, the Secretary shall—

“(1) require, in consultation with the Secretary of Labor, that to the greatest extent feasible opportunities for training and employment arising in connection with the planning and carrying out of any project assisted under any such program be given to lower income persons residing within the unit of local government or the metropolitan area (or non­metropolitan county), as determined by the Secretary, in which the project is located; and

“(2) require, in consultation with the Administrator of the Small Business Administration, that to the greatest extent feasible contracts for work to be performed in connection with any such project be awarded to business concerns, including but not limited to individuals or firms doing business in the field of planning, consulting, design, architecture, building construction, rehabilitation, maintenance or repair, which are located in or owned in substantial part by persons residing in the same metropolitan area (or nonmetropolitan county) as the project.”

1980—Par. (1). Pub. L. 96–399, § 329(1), substituted “residing within the unit of local government or the metropolitan area (or nonmetropolitan county), as determined by the Secretary, in which the project is located” for “residing in the area of such project”.

Par. (2). Pub. L. 96–399, § 329(2), substituted “residing in the same metropolitan area (or nonmetropolitan county) as the project” for “residing in the area of such project”.

1974—Pub. L. 93–383 inserted reference to community development block grants under title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974.

1969—Pub. L. 91–152 substituted provisions making applicable programs providing direct financial assistance in aid of housing, urban planning, development, redevelopment, or renewal, public or community facilities, and new community development, for provisions making applicable programs authorized by sections 1715l(d)(3), 1715z, and 1715z–1 of this title, the low-rent public housing program under the United States Housing Act of 1937, and the rent supplement program under section 101 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965.

Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Effective Date of 2014 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 113–128 effective on the first day of the first full program year after July 22, 2014 (July 1, 2015), see section 506 of Pub. L. 113–128, set out as an Effective Date note under section 3101 of Title 29, Labor.

Effective Date of 2006 Amendment

Pub. L. 109–281, § 2(f), Sept. 22, 2006, 120 Stat. 1182, provided that:

“This section [enacting former section 2918a of Title 29, Labor, amending this section, section 4183 of Title 25, Indians, former section 2939 of Title 29, and section 12870 of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, and repealing sections 12899 to 12899i of Title 42] and the amendments made by this section take effect on the earlier of—
“(1) the date of enactment of this Act [Sept. 22, 2006]; and
“(2)September 30, 2006.”

Effectiveness Study

Pub. L. 102–550, title IX, § 916, Oct. 28, 1992, 106 Stat. 3881, provided that the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development should submit to Congress no later than 1 year after Oct. 28, 1992, a report describing efforts to enforce this section and the costs and barriers to full implementation of this section, coupled with legislative recommendations.