Section 24-1-24.1

One commissioner to be a public housing resident or housing assistance recipient.

To the extent required by federal law, one member of a municipal housing authority shall be a resident of public housing or a recipient of housing assistance in a Section 8 tenant-based program of the housing authority. If the commissioner ceases to reside in public housing or ceases to receive housing assistance as required by federal law, the commissioner shall be deemed to have resigned from the authority and the appointing authority shall appoint a new member meeting the requirements of this section for the remainder of the term of the former member.

(Act 2010-714, p. 1763, §1.)