Appropriations Analysis

This page summarizes our past coverage and analysis of the appropriations process.
[Brackets] and emphasized text indicate set-asides/sub-accounts.

Discretionary Programs ($ Millions) FY 2017 Enacted FY 2018 Enacted FY 2019 Proposed FY 2019 NAHRO FY 2019 House FY 2019 Senate FY 2019 Enacted
Public Housing Operating Fund $4,400 $4,550 $2,841 $5,269 $4,550 $4,756
Public Housing Capital Fund $1,941.5 $2,750 -- $5,000 $2,750 $2,775
Competitive Lead-Based Paint Grants [$25] -- -- -- -- [$25]
Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency [$35] [$35] -- $35 [$35] [$35]
Emergency Capital Needs [$21.5] [$21.5] [$10] $22 [$25] [$25]
Jobs Plus Pilot [$15] [$15] [$10] $15 [$15] [$15]
PH Financial and Physical Assessment Activities [$10] [$8.3] [$14] $10 [$10] [$14]
Financial Insolvency -- -- [$300] -- -- --
Demo / Dispo -- -- [$30] -- [$30] --
Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) -- -- $100 $100 -- --
Choice Neighborhoods Initiative $137.5 $150 -- $200 $150 $100
Tenant-Based Rental Assistance $20,292 $22,015 $19,315 -- $22,477 $22,781
Section 8 Housing Assistance Payment Renewals [$18,355] [$19,600] [$17,514] $20,429 [$20,107] [$20,520]
Ongoing Administrative Fees [$1,640] [$1,730] [$1,530] $2,440 [$1,730] [$1,927]
Special and Ongoing Administrative Fees [$10] [$30] [$20] $25 [$70] [$30]
Tenant Protection Vouchers [$110] [$85] [$140] Fully Fund [$85] [$85]
Incremental Vouchers [$57] [$65] [$4] -- [$45] [$65]
Mobility Demonstration -- -- -- -- [$50] --
Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) $75 [$75] $75 $95 $75 $80
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance $10,816 $11,515 $10,866 $11,927 $11,747 $11,747
Community Development Block Grant $3,000 $3,300 -- $3,500 $3,300 $3,300
HOME Investment Partnerships Program $950 $1,362 -- $1,500 $1,200 $1,362
Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS $356 $375 $330 $375 $393 $375
Homeless Assistance Grants $2,383 $2,513 $2,383 $2,600 $2,546 $2,612

Notes:
The "incremental" vouchers category includes all incremental vouchers (HUD-VASH, Family Unification Program, etc.). See full coverage below for additional details.

The FY 2019 President's budget numbers do not include the President's $2 billion in supplemental HUD funding after the budget caps were lifted.

Of the FY 2019 Public Housing Operating Fund amount, $2.614 is provided for formula-based operating grants. Programs typically funded through Capital Fund set-asides would be funded through the Operating Fund.

The FY 2019 President's budget incremental voucher allocations includes both renewal and issuance of new HUD-VASH tribal vouchers.

The FY 2018 enacted budget's incremental vouchers category includes $40 million for new HUD-VASH vouchers, $20 million for new FUP vouchers, and $5 million for HUD-VASH tribal renewals.

The FY 2017 enacted budget's incremental vouchers includes $40 million for HUD-VASH vouchers, $7 million for HUD-VASH tribal vouchers, and $10 million for FUP vouchers.

NAHRO's Coverage of the FY 2019 Appropriations Cycle

Senate Appropriations Committee Approves T-HUD Bill, Maintains FY 2018 Increases to HUD
FY19 House T-HUD Bill Allocation Boosted, HUD Programs Receive Level Funding/Slight Increases
FY 2019 Proposed Budget Slashes HUD Funding

FY 2019 Senate Appropriations Bill

FY 2019 Senate T-HUD Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Community Development Programs
FY 2019 Senate T-HUD Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Section 8 Programs
FY 2019 Senate T-HUD Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Public Housing

FY 2019 House Appropriations Bill

FY 2019 House T-HUD Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Community Development Programs
FY 2019 House T-HUD Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Public Housing
FY 2019 House T-HUD Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Section 8 Programs

FY 2019 President's Proposed Budget

FY 2019 President’s Budget Request: Section 8 Programs
FY 2019 President’s Budget Request: Community Development
FY 2019 President’s Budget Request: Public Housing Programs

Discretionary Programs ($ Millions) FY 2016 Enacted FY 2017 Enacted FY 2018 Proposed FY 2018 NAHRO FY 2018 House FY 2018 Senate FY 2018 Enacted
Public Housing Operating Fund $4,500 $4,400 $3,900 $5,074 $4,400 $4,500 $4,550
Public Housing Capital Fund $1,900 $1,942 $628 $5,000 $1,850 $1,945 $2,750
Competitive Lead-Based Paint Grants -- [$25] -- -- -- -- --
Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency [$35] [$35] -- $35 [$35] [$25] [$35]
Emergency Capital Needs [$22] [$21.5] [$20] $21.5 [$20] [$21.5] [$21.5]
Jobs Plus Pilot [$15] [$15] [$10] $15 [$15] [$15] [$15]
PH Financial and Physical Assessment Activities [$3] [$10] [$8.3] $10 [$8.3] [$8.3] [$8.3]
Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) -- -- -- -- -- $4 $100
Choice Neighborhoods Initiative $125 $138 -- $200 $20 $50 $150
Tenant-Based Rental Assistance $19,629 $20,292 $19,318 -- $20,487 $21,365 $22,015
Section 8 Housing Assistance Payment Renewals [$17,681] [$18,355] [$17,584] $19,840 [$18,710] [$19,370] [$19,600]
Ongoing Administrative Fees [$1,640] [$1,640] [$1,540] $2,369 [$1,540] [$1,715] [$1,730]
Special and Ongoing Administrative Fees [$10] [$10] [$10] $20 [$10] [$10] [$30]
Tenant Protection Vouchers [$130] [$110] [$60] Fully Fund [$60] [$75] [$85]
Restoration Vouchers [$60] [$57] -- -- [$7] [$65] [$65]
Administrative Fee for Restoration Vouchers -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) $75 $75 $75 $95 $75 $75 $75
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance $10,620 $10,816 $10,751 $11,400 $11,082 $11,507 $11,515
Community Development Block Grant $3,000 $3,000 -- $3,300 $2,900 $3,000 $3,300
HOME Investment Partnerships Program $950 $950 -- $1,200 $850 $950 $1,362
Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS $335 $356 $330 $385 $356 $330 $375
Homeless Assistance Grants $2,250 $2,383 $2,250 $2,600 $2,383 $2,456 $2,513

Notes:
The "restoration" vouchers category includes all incremental vouchers (HUD-VASH, Family Unification Program, etc.). See full coverage below for additional details.

NAHRO's recommendations are preliminary. Programs with no official recommendation have been marked "TBD" for "to be decided." A lack of a budget recommendation does not mean that NAHRO believes the program should be zeroed out, but rather that a recommendation will be forthcoming.

NAHRO's Coverage of the FY 2018 Appropriations Cycle

FY 2018 Omnibus Bill Released; HUD Funding up by 10 Percent
Senate Appropriations Approves Transportation, HUD Bill
FY 2018 House Appropriations Bill Update
President Officially Releases FY 18 Budget Proposal, Slashes Housing and CD Spending

FY 2018 Omnibus

FY 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Section 8 Programs
FY 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Community Development Programss
FY 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Public Housing

FY 2018 Senate Appropriations Bill

FY 2018 Senate Appropriations Bill: Section 8 Programs
FY 2018 Senate Appropriations Bill: Community Development Programs
FY 2018 Senate Appropriations Bill: Public Housing Programs

FY 2018 House Appropriations Bill

FY 2018 House Appropriations Bill: Section 8 Programs
FY 2018 House Appropriations Bill: Community Development Programs
FY 2018 House Appropriations Bill: Public Housing Programs

FY 2018 President's Proposed Budget

FY 2018 President’s Budget Request: Section 8 Programs
FY 2018 President’s Budget Request: Community Development Programs
FY 2018 President’s Budget Request: Public Housing Programs

Discretionary Programs ($ Millions) FY 2015 Enacted FY 2016 Enacted FY 2017 Proposed FY 2017 NAHRO FY 2017 Senate FY 2017 House FY 2017 Enacted
Public Housing Operating Fund $4,440 $4,500 $4,569 $5,464 $4,675 $4,500 $4,400
Public Housing Capital Fund $1,875 $1,900 $1,865 $5,000 $1,925 $1,900 $1,942
Competitive Lead-Based Paint Grants -- -- -- -- -- -- [$25]
Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency [$45] [$35] -- [$35] [$35] [$35] [$35]
Emergency Capital Needs [$23] [$22] [$20] $20 [$21.5] [$20] [$21.5]
Jobs Plus Pilot [$15] [$15] [$35] $15 [$15] [$15] [$15]
ConnectHome Initiative -- -- [$5] -- -- -- --
PH Financial and Physical Assessment Activities [$5] [$3] [$10] $3 [$10] [$10] [$10]
Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) -- -- $50 -- -- -- --
Choice Neighborhoods Initiative $80 $125 $200 $200 $80 $100 $138
Tenant-Based Rental Assistance $19,304 $19,629 $20,854 -- $20,432 $20,189 $20,292
Section 8 Housing Assistance Payment Renewals [$17,486] [$17,681] [$18,447] $18,447 [$18,355] [$18,312] [$18,355]
Ongoing Administrative Fees [$1,520] [$1,640] [$2,067] $2,122 [$1,759] [$1,640] [$1,640]
Special and Ongoing Administrative Fees [$10] [$10] [$10] $20 [$10] [$10] [$10]
Tenant Protection Vouchers [$130] [$130] [$110] Fully Fund [$110] [$110] [$110]
Restoration Vouchers [$75] [$60] [$88] $424 [$57] [$7] [$57]
Administrative Fee for Restoration Vouchers -- -- -- $52 -- -- --
Mobility Demonstration -- -- [$15] $15 $11 -- --
Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) $75 $75 $75 $85 $75 $75 $75
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance $9,730 $10,620 $10,816 $10,839 $10,901 $10,901 $10,816
Community Development Block Grant $3,000 $3,000 $2,800 $3,300 $3,000 $3,060 $3,000
HOME Investment Partnerships Program $900 $950 $950 $1,200 $950 $950 $950
Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS $330 $335 $335 $375 $335 $335 $356
Homeless Assistance Grants $2,135 $2,250 $2,664 $2,664 $2,330 $2,487 $2,383

Notes:
The "restoration" vouchers category includes all incremental vouchers (HUD-VASH, Family Unification Program, etc.). See full coverage below for additional details.

NAHRO's Coverage of the FY 2017 Appropriations Cycle

Congress Approves Final FY 2017 HUD Spending
Senate, House HUD Spending Bills Progress
House Committee, Senate Pass T-HUD Bills
Senate Appropriations Committee Approves T-HUD Spending Bill
Housing Groups Issue Joint Budget Recommendations; Small Housing Agency Reform Bill to Be Introduced in House
FY 2017 Public Housing and Section 8 Program Funding Needs
President Releases Budget Proposal

FY 2017 Omnibus

FY 2017 Omnibus Analysis: Section 8 Programs
FY 2017 Omnibus Analysis: Public Housing
FY 2017 Omnibus Analysis: Community Development Programs

House Appropriations Bill

FY 2017 House Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Section 8 Programs
FY 2017 House Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Public Housing
FY 2017 House Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Community Development Programs

Senate Appropriations Bill

FY 2017 Senate Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Public Housing
FY 2017 Senate Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Section 8 Programs
FY 2017 Senate Appropriations Bill In-Depth: Community Development Programs

FY 2017 President's Proposed Budget

FY 2017 President’s Budget In-Depth: Section 8 Programs
FY 2017 President’s Budget In-Depth: Community Development Programs
FY 2017 Budget Proposal In-Depth: Public Housing