Printer friendly

What does HAP stand for?

HAP stands for Housing Assistance Payment (US Housing & Urban Development Program)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

See other definitions of HAP

Other Resources:
We have 226 other meanings of HAP in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

Donovan, where NM and the coalition argued the 1994 Amendments to Section 8 were not to invoke the overall limitation provision of a Housing Assistance Payments contract, and that fair market rents are an inappropriate standard in tenant-based housing choice voucher programs and invoke the contract's overall limitation provision which will adversely impact the preservation of Section 8 properties.
However, Miller Brothers must give a $500,000 affordable housing assistance payment to the city and Operating Engineers must build 50 affordable units on land to be provided by the city.
The law also requires purchasers of foreclosed properties to assume any existing Section 8 housing assistance payment contracts and allow Section 8 renters to remain in place for the term of their leases.