Notice of Availability: Notice of Funding Availability for HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program, 54899-54900 [2010-22537]

Download as PDF 54899 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 174 / Thursday, September 9, 2010 / Notices information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Proposal: Restrictions on Assistance to Noncitizens. OMB Approval Number: 2501–0014. Form Numbers: HUD–9886, HUD– 9886–ARA, HUD–9886–CAM, HUD– 9886–CHI, HUD–9886–CRE, HUD– 9886–FRE, HUD–9886–HMO, HUD– 9886–KOR, HUD–9886–RUS, HUD– 9886–SPA, HUD–9886–VIE. Description of the need for the information and its proposed use: HUD is prohibited from making financial assistance available to other than Reporting burden Number of respondents Annual responses New admissions .................................................................... Recertifications ..................................................................... 4,414 4,414 1,322,751 286,288 Total Estimated Burden Hours: 188,737. Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 35, as amended. Dated: August 31, 2010. Merrie Nichols-Dixon, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Policy, Program and Legislative Initiatives. [FR Doc. 2010–22397 Filed 9–8–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5374–N–16] Buy American Exceptions Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Pub. L. 111–05, approved February 17, 2009) (Recovery Act), and implementing guidance of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), this notice advises that certain exceptions to the Buy American requirement of the Recovery Act have been determined applicable for work using Capital Fund Recovery Formula and Competition (CFRFC) grant funds. Specifically, an exception was granted to the Greene County Housing Authority, in White Hall, IL, for the purchase and SUMMARY: mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES citizens or persons of eligible immigration status. This is a request for a revision of the current approval for HUD to require a declaration of citizenship or eligible immigration status from individuals seeking certain housing assistance. Members of Effected Public: Individuals or households, State, Local, or Tribal Government. Estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents: Frequency of Submission: On occasion, annually. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:24 Sep 08, 2010 Jkt 220001 installation of 50-amp range receptacles and thermostats for the conversion from gas to electric modification project. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dominique G. Blom, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Housing Investments, Office of Public Housing Investments, Office of Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 4130, Washington, DC 20410–4000, telephone number 202– 402–8500 (this is not a toll-free number). Persons with hearing- or speech-impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Information Relay Service at 800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 1605(a) of the Recovery Act provides that none of the funds appropriated or made available by the Recovery Act may be used for a project for the construction, alteration, maintenance, or repair of a public building or public work unless all of the iron, steel, and manufactured goods used in the project are produced in the United States. Section 1605(b) provides that the Buy American requirement shall not apply in any case or category in which the head of a Federal department or agency finds that: (1) Applying the Buy American requirement would be inconsistent with the public interest; (2) iron, steel, and the relevant manufactured goods are not produced in the U.S. in sufficient and reasonably available quantities or of satisfactory quality, or (3) inclusion of iron, steel, and manufactured goods will increase the cost of the overall project by more than 25 percent. Section 1605(c) provides that if the head of a Federal PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 x Hours per response = 0.16 0.08 Burden hours 165,834 22,903 department or agency makes a determination pursuant to section 1605(b), the head of the department or agency shall publish a detailed written justification in the Federal Register. In accordance with section 1605(c) of the Recovery Act and OMB’s implementing guidance published on April 23, 2009 (74 FR 18449), this notice advises the public that, on August 26, 2010, upon request of the Green County Housing Authority, HUD granted an exception to the applicability of the Buy American requirements with respect to work, using CFRFC grant funds, based on the fact that the relevant manufactured goods (50-amp range receptacles and thermostats for the conversion from gas to electric modification project) are not produced in the U.S. in sufficient and reasonably available quantities or of satisfactory quality. Dated: September 1, 2010. Deborah Hernandez, General Deputy Assistant, Secretary for Public and Indian Housing. [FR Doc. 2010–22508 Filed 9–8–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5415–N–11] Notice of Availability: Notice of Funding Availability for HUD’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program AGENCY: Office of the General Counsel, HUD. E:\FR\FM\09SEN1.SGM 09SEN1 54900 ACTION: Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 174 / Thursday, September 9, 2010 / Notices Notice. HUD announces the availability on its Web site of the applicant information, submission deadlines, funding criteria, and other requirements for the FY2010 LeadBased Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program NOFA. Approximately $110 million is made available through this NOFA, by the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 (Pub. L. 111–117, approved December 16, 2009). The purpose of these programs is to assist states, Native American Tribes, cities, counties/ parishes, or other units of local government undertake comprehensive programs to identify and control leadbased paint hazards in eligible privately owned rental or owner-occupied housing. The Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program is targeted, however, to urban jurisdictions with the greatest lead-based paint hazard control needs. The notice providing information regarding the application process, funding criteria and eligibility requirements can be found using the Department of Housing and Urban Development agency link on the Grants.gov/Find Web site at http:// www.grants.gov/search/agency.do. A link to Grants.gov is also available on the HUD Web site at http:// www.hud.gov/offices/adm/grants/ fundsavail.cfm. The Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number for the Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Program is 14.900. The CFDA number for the Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program is 14.905. Applications must be submitted electronically through Grants.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information concerning the Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program, contact Michelle M. Miller, Director, Programs Division, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Room 8236, Washington DC 20410–3000; telephone number 202– 402–5769 (this is not a toll-free number). Persons with speech or hearing impairments may access this telephone number via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service during working hours at 800–877–8339. mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Dated: September 1, 2010. Aaron Santa Anna, Assistant General Counsel for Regulations. [FR Doc. 2010–22537 Filed 9–8–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:24 Sep 08, 2010 Jkt 220001 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5407–N–02] Notice of HUD–Held Multifamily and Healthcare Loan Sale (MHLS 2010–2) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing—Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD. ACTION: Notice of sale of mortgage loans. AGENCY: This notice announces HUD’s intention to sell certain unsubsidized multifamily and healthcare mortgage loans, without Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insurance, in a competitive, sealed bid sale (MHLS 2010–2). Additionally, HUD may extend the sale to include a supplementary pool of unsubsidized multifamily mortgage loan(s), without FHA insurance, limited to not-for-profit organizations and units of State and Local Government. This notice also describes generally the bidding process for the sale and certain persons who are ineligible to bid. The Qualification Statement in connection with the sale has the following new provisions and revisions: (1) Part II, Number 7 was revised to reflect that the Purchaser must also meet the requirements in Paragraph I of the Qualification Statement to become a qualified bidder with respect to the relevant Mortgage Loans; (2) Part II, Number 8 and Paragraph M were added to allow a limited partner or nonmanaging member (which may include a tax credit investor) to qualify to bid on a Mortgage Loan(s) in which Purchaser has made a financial investment; (3) paragraph K was revised to allow Purchaser the option to provide a complete listing or organizational chart of known Related Parties or affiliates which HUD will review, pursuant to its 2530 Previous Participation process, to determine whether a Purchaser is a Qualified Bidder; and (4) Paragraph L was added to descibe the status of, and limitations on bidding for, a Purchaser who has selected box 8. The Department has notified units of Local Governments of this planned sale and has provided each jurisdiction with the opportunity to purchase assets directly from the Department. It is anticipated that any direct sales of these notes to units of local governments would be offered and closed in the same timeframe as the competitive sale. The Department is also in the process of working with the California Housing Finance Agency for the direct sale of The Winery, a multifamily loan. It is anticipated that the sale of this asset SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 will take place in the same timeframe as the competitive sale. DATES: The Bidder’s Information Package (BIP) was made available to qualified bidders on August 11, 2010. Bids will only be accepted during the period from 1 p.m. EDT on September 8, 2010 to 1 p.m. EDT on September 9, 2010. HUD anticipates that awards will be made on or before September 10, 2010. Closings are expected to take place between September 15, 2010 and September 22, 2010. ADDRESSES: To become a qualified bidder and receive the BIP, prospective bidders must complete, execute, and submit a Confidentiality Agreement and a Qualification Statement acceptable to HUD. Both documents are available on the HUD Web site at http:// www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/comp/asset/ mfam/mhls.cfm. Please mail and fax executed documents to KDX Ventures: KDX Ventures, c/o The Debt Exchange, 133 Federal Street, 10th Floor, Boston, MA 02111, Attention: MHLS 2010–2 Sale Coordinator, Fax: 1–617–531– 3499. John Lucey, Deputy Director, Asset Sales Office, Room 3136, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410–8000; telephone 202–708–2625, extension 3927. Hearing- or speechimpaired individuals may call 202–708– 4594 (TTY). These are not toll-free numbers. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD announces its intention to sell in MHLS 2010–2 certain unsubsidized mortgage loans (Mortgage Loans) secured by multifamily and healthcare properties located throughout the United States. The Mortgage Loans are comprised primarily of non-performing mortgage loans. A final listing of the Mortgage Loans will be included in the BIP. The Mortgage Loans will be sold without FHA insurance and with servicing released. HUD will offer qualified bidders an opportunity to bid competitively on the Mortgage Loans. The Mortgage Loans will be stratified for bidding purposes into several mortgage loan pools, which may include a supplementary pool of unsubsidized multifamily mortgage loan(s), without Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insurance, limited to not-for-profit organizations and units of State and Local Government. Each pool will contain Mortgage Loans that generally have similar performance, property type, geographic location, lien position and other characteristics. Qualified bidders may submit bids on one or more FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E:\FR\FM\09SEN1.SGM 09SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 174 (Thursday, September 9, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 54899-54900]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-22537]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5415-N-11]


Notice of Availability: Notice of Funding Availability for HUD's 
Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and 
Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program

AGENCY: Office of the General Counsel, HUD.

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ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: HUD announces the availability on its Web site of the 
applicant information, submission deadlines, funding criteria, and 
other requirements for the FY2010 Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant 
Program and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program NOFA. 
Approximately $110 million is made available through this NOFA, by the 
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 (Pub. L. 111-117, approved 
December 16, 2009). The purpose of these programs is to assist states, 
Native American Tribes, cities, counties/parishes, or other units of 
local government undertake comprehensive programs to identify and 
control lead-based paint hazards in eligible privately owned rental or 
owner-occupied housing. The Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant 
Program is targeted, however, to urban jurisdictions with the greatest 
lead-based paint hazard control needs.
    The notice providing information regarding the application process, 
funding criteria and eligibility requirements can be found using the 
Department of Housing and Urban Development agency link on the 
Grants.gov/Find Web site at http://www.grants.gov/search/agency.do. A 
link to Grants.gov is also available on the HUD Web site at http://www.hud.gov/offices/adm/grants/fundsavail.cfm. The Catalogue of Federal 
Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number for the Lead-Based Paint Hazard 
Control Program is 14.900. The CFDA number for the Lead Hazard 
Reduction Demonstration Grant Program is 14.905. Applications must be 
submitted electronically through Grants.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information concerning the Lead-
Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program and Lead Hazard Reduction 
Demonstration Grant Program, contact Michelle M. Miller, Director, 
Programs Division, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, 
Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., 
Room 8236, Washington DC 20410-3000; telephone number 202-402-5769 
(this is not a toll-free number). Persons with speech or hearing 
impairments may access this telephone number via TTY by calling the 
toll-free Federal Relay Service during working hours at 800-877-8339.

    Dated: September 1, 2010.
Aaron Santa Anna,
Assistant General Counsel for Regulations.
[FR Doc. 2010-22537 Filed 9-8-10; 8:45 am]
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