Download the entire HUD letter.
On July 17, 2009, HUD issued a notice
which "strongly encouraged" public and Indian housing authorities to
adopt smoke-free policies. On September 15, 2010, HUD issued a similar notice encouraging other HUD-assisted owners and
managers to adopt smoke-free policies.
Also, find out more about the opinion of the Michigan Attorney General on the
legality of smoke-free apartments.
Download an analysis of the authority of Housing Authorities
and Section 8 multiunit housing owners to adopt smoke-free policies in
their residential units.
Download an up-to-date listing of the public housing authorities which
have adopted smoke-free policies.