E5: Fair Chance Housing- Can We “Ban the Box” for Housing?
December 5, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Donna Bullock; Rasheedah Phillips; Angela McGyver; Matrie Johnson
We will review the HUD guidance on criminal records and Fair Chance Housing legislation introduced in the PA House. We will also hear from housing providers and legal counsel on compliance with the HUD guidance, and impact on residents.
Moderator: Donna Bullock, Pennsylvania State Representative, District 195
Speaker(s): Rasheedah Phillips, Managing Attorney, Housing Unit; Angela McGyver, Chief Executive Officer, Fair Housing Rights Center in Southeastern Pennsylvania; Matrie Johnson, Director of Programs, Home of the Sparrow.