How does the United States Government define Homelessness?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 24, 2021, 4:48 pm ad1c9bdddf
According to the Stewart B. McKinney Act, 42 U.S.C. § 11301, et seq. (1994), a person is considered homeless who "lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate night-time residence and; and... has a primary night time residency that is: (A) a supervised publicly or privately operated shelter designed to provide temporary living accomodations... (B) an institution that provides a temporary ...
This solution provides a working definition of homelessness in the United States of America.