Notice of Availability: Funding for Tenant-Protection Vouchers for Certain At-Risk Households in Low-Vacancy Areas: Request for Comments, 55492 [2012-22120]

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[FR Doc. 2012–22215 Filed 9–7–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5657–N–01] Notice of Availability: Funding for Tenant-Protection Vouchers for Certain At-Risk Households in LowVacancy Areas: Request for Comments AGENCY: Note: To receive consideration as public comments, comments must be submitted through one of the two methods specified above. Again, all submissions must refer to the docket number and title of the rule. No Facsimile Comments. Facsimile (FAX) comments are not acceptable. Office of General Counsel, HUD. ACTION: Notice. HUD announces the availability, on its Web site, of instructions, eligibility, and selection criteria on the funding process for tenant protection vouchers for certain at-risk households in low-vacancy areas, as provided for in the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012 (2012 Appropriations Act), and seeks public comment on these instructions and criteria. The instruction, eligibility and selection criteria for this funding process are set forth in a notice posted on HUD’s Web site at the addresses provided in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice. DATES: Comment Due Date: October 10, 2012. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding the notice posted on HUD’s Web site to the Regulations Division, Office of General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 10276, Washington, DC 20410–0500. Communications must refer to the above docket number and title. There are two methods for submitting public mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:57 Sep 07, 2012 Jkt 226001 comments. All submissions must refer to the above docket number and title. 1. Submission of Comments by Mail. Comments may be submitted by mail to the Regulations Division, Office of General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 10276, Washington, DC 20410–0500. 2. Electronic Submission of Comments. Interested persons may submit comments electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at www.regulations.gov. HUD strongly encourages commenters to submit comments electronically. Electronic submission of comments allows the commenter maximum time to prepare and submit a comment, ensures timely receipt by HUD, and enables HUD to make them immediately available to the public. Comments submitted electronically through the www.regulations.gov Web site can be viewed by other commenters and interested members of the public. Commenters should follow the instructions provided on that site to submit comments electronically. Public Inspection of Public Comments. All properly submitted comments and communications submitted to HUD will be available for public inspection and copying between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays at the above address. Due to security measures at the HUD Headquarters building, an advance appointment to review the public comments must be scheduled by calling the Regulations Division at 202–708– 3055 (this is not a toll-free number). Individuals with speech or hearing impairments may access this number via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at 800–877–8339. Copies of all comments submitted are available for inspection and downloading at www.regulations.gov. Any questions regarding this notice should be directed to the Housing Voucher and Management Operations Division, Office of Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 4216, Washington, DC 20410–8000, telephone number 202–708–0477 (this is not a toll-free number). Individuals with speech or hearing impairments may access this number through TTY by FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at 800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 2012 Appropriations Act (Pub. L. 112–55, approved November 18, 2011) provides that up to $10,000,000 of the $75,000,000 appropriated for tenant protection actions may be made available to provide housing choice voucher rental assistance to residents residing in low-vacancy areas and who may have to pay rents greater than 30 percent of household income, as the result of certain specified conditions. The 2012 Appropriations Act provides that the tenant protection assistance may be provided as either enhanced vouchers or project-based voucher assistance. HUD’s notice that provides the instructions, eligibility, and selection criteria on the funding process for tenant protection vouchers for certain at-risk households in low-vacancy areas can be found on HUD’s Web site at the following addresses: http:// portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/ program_offices/administration/ hudclips/notices/pih and at http:// portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/ program_offices/administration/ hudclips/notices/hsg. HUD is seeking public comment on this notice. Following receipt and consideration of public comment, a final notice will be issued with final instructions, eligibility, and selection criteria, which may include revisions to the instructions and criteria contained in the notice that has been posted on HUD’s Web site, at the Web site addresses listed above. Dated: August 30, 2012. Camille E. Acevedo, Associate General Counsel for Legislation and Regulations. 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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5657-N-01]


Notice of Availability: Funding for Tenant-Protection Vouchers 
for Certain At-Risk Households in Low-Vacancy Areas: Request for 
Comments

AGENCY: Office of General Counsel, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: HUD announces the availability, on its Web site, of 
instructions, eligibility, and selection criteria on the funding 
process for tenant protection vouchers for certain at-risk households 
in low-vacancy areas, as provided for in the Consolidated and Further 
Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012 (2012 Appropriations Act), and 
seeks public comment on these instructions and criteria. The 
instruction, eligibility and selection criteria for this funding 
process are set forth in a notice posted on HUD's Web site at the 
addresses provided in the Supplementary Information section of this 
notice.

DATES: Comment Due Date: October 10, 2012.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
the notice posted on HUD's Web site to the Regulations Division, Office 
of General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 
7th Street SW., Room 10276, Washington, DC 20410-0500. Communications 
must refer to the above docket number and title. There are two methods 
for submitting public comments. All submissions must refer to the above 
docket number and title.
    1. Submission of Comments by Mail. Comments may be submitted by 
mail to the Regulations Division, Office of General Counsel, Department 
of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 10276, 
Washington, DC 20410-0500.
    2. Electronic Submission of Comments. Interested persons may submit 
comments electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at 
www.regulations.gov. HUD strongly encourages commenters to submit 
comments electronically. Electronic submission of comments allows the 
commenter maximum time to prepare and submit a comment, ensures timely 
receipt by HUD, and enables HUD to make them immediately available to 
the public. Comments submitted electronically through the 
www.regulations.gov Web site can be viewed by other commenters and 
interested members of the public. Commenters should follow the 
instructions provided on that site to submit comments electronically.

    Note:  To receive consideration as public comments, comments 
must be submitted through one of the two methods specified above. 
Again, all submissions must refer to the docket number and title of 
the rule. No Facsimile Comments. Facsimile (FAX) comments are not 
acceptable.

    Public Inspection of Public Comments. All properly submitted 
comments and communications submitted to HUD will be available for 
public inspection and copying between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays at the 
above address. Due to security measures at the HUD Headquarters 
building, an advance appointment to review the public comments must be 
scheduled by calling the Regulations Division at 202-708-3055 (this is 
not a toll-free number). Individuals with speech or hearing impairments 
may access this number via TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay 
Service at 800-877-8339. Copies of all comments submitted are available 
for inspection and downloading at www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any questions regarding this notice 
should be directed to the Housing Voucher and Management Operations 
Division, Office of Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing 
and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 4216, Washington, DC 
20410-8000, telephone number 202-708-0477 (this is not a toll-free 
number). Individuals with speech or hearing impairments may access this 
number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at 
800-877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    The 2012 Appropriations Act (Pub. L. 112-55, approved November 18, 
2011) provides that up to $10,000,000 of the $75,000,000 appropriated 
for tenant protection actions may be made available to provide housing 
choice voucher rental assistance to residents residing in low-vacancy 
areas and who may have to pay rents greater than 30 percent of 
household income, as the result of certain specified conditions. The 
2012 Appropriations Act provides that the tenant protection assistance 
may be provided as either enhanced vouchers or project-based voucher 
assistance.
    HUD's notice that provides the instructions, eligibility, and 
selection criteria on the funding process for tenant protection 
vouchers for certain at-risk households in low-vacancy areas can be 
found on HUD's Web site at the following addresses: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/administration/hudclips/notices/pih and at http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/administration/hudclips/notices/hsg.
    HUD is seeking public comment on this notice. Following receipt and 
consideration of public comment, a final notice will be issued with 
final instructions, eligibility, and selection criteria, which may 
include revisions to the instructions and criteria contained in the 
notice that has been posted on HUD's Web site, at the Web site 
addresses listed above.

    Dated: August 30, 2012.
Camille E. Acevedo,
Associate General Counsel for Legislation and Regulations.
[FR Doc. 2012-22120 Filed 9-7-12; 8:45 am]
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