Bishop chairmen affirm right to shelter for all, praise proposed HUD regulation on the transgendered homeless
September 16, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: The proposed regulation would modify an Obama-era regulation and would permit emergency homeless shelters to “consider biological sex in placement and accommodation decisions in single-sex facilities,” the USCCB general counsel and associate general counsel noted in a letter. They added, “People who identify as transgender experience homelessness, specifically unsheltered homelessness, at disproportionately high rates. These individuals are especially vulnerable and must not be denied shelter.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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