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U.S. Court of Appeals Decision in Inclusive Communities Project, Inc. vs. Department of Treasury, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Published on January 3, 2020
U.S. Court of Appeals Decision in Inclusive Communities Project, Inc. vs. Department of Treasury, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

The Fifth Circuit Appeals Court dismissed a suit brought by the Inclusive Communities Project (ICP) against the Department of the Treasury and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on the grounds that ICP does not have standing. ICP had sued the federal agencies under the Fair Housing Act, alleging that they failed to regulate the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program to affirmatively further fair housing.