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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

102 STAT. 1636

PUBLIC LAW 100-430—SEPT. 13, 1988 "(D) the Secretary, when the order is under section 812 of the Fair Housing Act.".

42 USC 3601

42 USC 3601 note-

Public information. 42 USC 3601


Nothing in the Fair Housing Act as amended by this Act limits any right, procedure, or remedy available under the Constitution or any other Act of the Congress not so amended. SEC. 13. EFFECTIVE DATE AND INITIAL RULEMAKING. (a) EFFECTIVE DATE.—This Act and the amendments made by this Act shall take effect on the 180th day beginning after the date of the enactment of this Act. fl}) INITIAL RULEMAKING.—In consultation with other appropriate Federal agencies, the Secretary shall, not later than the 180th day after the date of the enactment of this Act, issue rules to implement title V i n as amended by this Act. The Secretary shall give public notice and Opportunity for comment with respect to such rules. SEC. 14. SEPARABILITY OF PROVISIONS. If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person or circumstances is held invalid, the remainder of the Act and the application of the provision to other persons not similarly situated or to other circumstances shall not be affected thereby. SEC. 15. MODIFICATION OF RENTAL HOUSING BY HANDICAPPED PERSONS. Section 804 (as amended by section 6 of this Act) is further amended by striking out the period at the end of subsection (fK3XA) and inserting in lieu thereof "except that, in the case of a rental, the landlord may where it is reasonable to do so condition permission for a modification on the renter agreeing to restore the interior of the premises to the condition that existed before the modification, reasonable wear and tear excepted.". Approved September 13, 1988.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 1158: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 100-711 (Comm. on the Judiciary). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 134 (1988): June 22, 23, 29, considered and passed House. Aug. 1, 2, considered and passed Senate, amended. Aug. 8, House concurred in Senate amendment. WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS, Vol. 24 (1988): Sept. 13, Presidential remarks.