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PUBLIC LAW 101-645—NOV. 29, 1990 104 STAT. 4755 characteristics of localities where this service coordination and delivery system may prove effective; "(3) describing any alternative sources of funding utilized or available for the provision of services of the type described in this subtitle; and "(4) describing the degree to which entities are coordinating with other existing programs. "SEC. 778. CONSTRUCTION. "Nothing in this subtitle shall be construed to modify the Federal selection preferences described in section 6 of the United States Housing Act of 1937 (42 U.S.C. 1437d) or the authorized policies and procedures of governmental housing authorities operating under annual assistance contracts pursuant to such Act with respect to admissions, tenant selection and evictions. "SEC. 779. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. "There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subtitle, $50,000,000 for fiscal year 1991, $55,000,000 for fiscal year 1992, and such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year 1993.". Subtitle F—Preventive Services Regarding Children of Homeless Families or Families at Risk of Homelessness SEC. 661. CERTAIN PREVENTIVE SERVICES REGARDING CHILDREN OF HOMELESS FAMILIES OR FAMILIES AT RISK OF HOMELESSNESS. (a) FINDINGS. —Congress finds that— (1) homelessness too often results in the placements of children into out-of-home care, or delays the reunification of such children with their parents; and (2) strong coordination between child welfare aigencies and housing authorities can protect homeless children or children at risk of becoming homeless from abuse and neglect and help prevent the unnecessary separation of children from their families. 0)) AMENDMENT.—The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (42 U.S.C. 5101 et seq.) (as amended by Public Law 101-126) is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new title: "TITLE III—CERTAIN PREVENTIVE SERV- ICES REGARDING CHILDREN OF HOME- LESS FAMILIES OR FAMILIES AT RISK OF HOMELESSNESS 42 USC 11488. 42 USC 11489. 42 USC 5118 note. "SEC. 301. DEMONSTRATION GRANTS FOR PREVENTION OF INAPPROPRI- ATE SEPARATION FROM FAMILY AND FOR PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT. "(a) ESTABLISHMENT OF PROGRAM. —The Secretary may make grants to entities described in subsection (b)(l) for the purpose of assisting such entities in demonstrating, with respect to children 42 USC 5118.