JURHA Annual Plan News Ticker

What is the Volence Against Women Act?

On January 5, 2006, President Bush signed the Violence Against Women Act into law. The Jonesboro Urban Renewal & Housing Authority (JURHA) has adopted a policy (the Jonesboro Urban Renewal & Housing Authority VAWA Policy) to implement applicable provisions of the Violence Against Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005 (Pub. L. 109-162) (VAWA). JURHA’s goals, objectives, and policies, which enable JURHA to serve the needs of child and adult victims of domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking as defined in VAWA, are stated in the Section 8 Administrative Plan & Public Housing Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy (ACOP).

The PDF forms on this site require Adobe's Acrobat Reader. If you do not have Acrobat Reader installed on your system, please visit the Adobe web site at http://www.adobe.com.