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Students living in transitional housing programs are considered homeless under Subtitle VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Act

Date: 
08/01/2002
Author: 
Patricia F. Julianelle, Nt'l Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty

Thank you for contacting me regarding whether students living in transitional housing programs are considered homeless under Subtitle VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Act. As I explain below, students living in transitional housing are considered homeless under Subtitle VII-B.
As you know, the reauthorization of Subtitle VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Act defines the term

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