Legislation Legacy week six checkpoint

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Legislation Legacy Legislation Legacy Cultural Diversity Ethics 125 University of Phoenix Mark Watson April 30 2010 Timothy Albert
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Legislation Legacy The federal government has a definite particular relationship with Native Americans distinguished by their position as governmentally independent individuals. United States government promised through laws and pledges to protect and support Native Americans, but many of these promises go largely unconvinced. Poor quality housing is one of the major issues Native Americans faces and the federal government is making efforts to sustain and raise their living conditions. Safe and clean housing in Indian Community’s are considerably less than necessities. The effects of overcrowding present as a big problem. Housing formations are considered poorly and insufficiently developed. The site Current Legislation: Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Reauthorization Act of 2007 states the Native American Housing Assistance and Self
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Unformatted text preview: Determination Reauthorization Act of 2007, H.R. 2786 was passed on September 6, 2007 that gave another permission of five years to address housing needs of Native Americans. Since Indian Americans have limited access to credit, land ownership restrictions, bad environmental conditions, this legislation will assist tp ease the conditions, encouraging them to participate in "the Title VI loan guarantee program, and to compete for HOME funds". (Current Legislation, para. 2). Exceptional housing confrontations Native Americans face, including economic conditions, restrictions on individual land rights, and inadequate housing, urgent federal financial support is necessary. Reference Current Legislation. Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Reauthorization Act of 2007. Retrieved February 22, 2008, from http://www.speaker.gov/legislation?id=0083...
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