Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Fair Housing Act;
Program Area: 
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
24 CFR Part 81, Subpart C
Filed By: 
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
"The Secretary shall direct the [government sponsored entities] to take one or more remedial actions, including suspension, probation, reprimand or settlement, against lenders found to have engaged in discriminatory lending practices in violation of the Fair Housing Act or Equal Credit Opportunity Act." 24 CFR 81.46. Though the GSE is the one who must take the remedial action, it is the actual lender that will have a hearing before an ALJ to contest the finding of a violation that caused HUD to make a GSE undertake remedial action with the lender. This case type requires the use of formal APA procedures as outlined in 24 CFR Part 26, Subpart B.
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Revocation/Suspension/Restriction of Existing Right or Privilege
Other Agency Enforcement Action (General)
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified