1. Since the National Housing Act was passed in 1944 have any requests been made by municipalities for assistance with low-rental housing projects by (a) legislation to provide loans directly to municipal housing authorities; (b) legislation to provide rent-reduction subsidies to such authorities; (c) legislation or regulation to provide loans to local, non-profit housing corporations; (d) legislation or regulation to provide rent-reduction funds to local, non-profit housing corporations?
2. If so, by what municipalities?
3. What arrangements, if any, arising out of such requests, have been made to enable the carrying on of low-rental housing projects within such municipalities?
Mr. McILRAlTH: The answer to this question in its present form would disclose no information, but there is some information relating generally to the subject and I have arranged for this to be made available to the hon. member, who may be agreeable to dropping the question on that understanding.
Subtopic: NATIONAL HOUSING ACT-ASSISTANCE TO LOW-RENTAL HOUSING PROJECTS