Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Policy Requirements and General Section to HUD's FY 2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs, 10822-10823 [2014-04205]

Download as PDF 10822 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2014 / Notices 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. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapters 35. Dated: February 20, 2014. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–04201 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5752–N–12] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Exigent Health and Safety Deficiency Correction Certification Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: HUD has submitted the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days of public comment. DATES: Comments Due Date: March 28, 2014. SUMMARY: Total ..................................................... tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Title of Information Collection: Exigent Health and Safety Deficiency Correction Certification. OMB Approval Number: 2577–0241. This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following: (1) 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) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection Jkt 232001 Responses per annum Burden hour per response 1 1 0.31 techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapters 35. Dated: February 20, 2014. Colette Pollard, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–04199 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P PO 00000 Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Form Number: None. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: HUD’s Uniform Physical Condition Standards (UPCS) regulation (24 CFR part 5, subpart G) provides that HUD housing must be decent, safe, sanitary, and in good repair. The UPCS regulation also provides that all area and components of the housing must be free of health and safety hazards. HUD conducts physical inspections of the HUD-funded housing to determine if the UPCS standards are being met. Pursuant to the UPCS inspection protocol, at the end of the inspection (or at the end of each day of a multi-day inspection) the inspector provides the property representative with a copy of the ‘‘Notification of Exigent and Fire Safety Hazards Observed’’ form. Each exigent health and safety (EHS) deficiency that the inspector observed that day is listed on the form. The property representative signs the form acknowledging receipt. PHAs are to correct/remedy/act abate all EHS deficiencies within 24 hours. Using the electronic format, PHAs are to notify HUD within three business days of the date of inspection, which is the date the PHA was provided notice of these deficiencies, that the deficiencies were corrected/remedied/acted on to abate within the prescribed time frames (24 CFR part 902). Respondents (i.e. affected public): Public Housing Agencies. Frequency of response 1134 B. Solicitation of Public Comment 18:48 Feb 25, 2014 A. Overview of Information Collection Number of respondents Information collection VerDate Mar<15>2010 Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202–395–5806. Email: OIRAlSubmission@omb.eop.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at Colette.Pollard@ hud.gov or telephone 202–402–3400. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that HUD has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the information collection described in Section A. The Federal Register notice that solicited public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days was published on December 26, 2013. ADDRESSES: Annual burden hours 346.29 Hourly cost per response $8.82 Annual cost $10,000.86 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5800–N–01] Notice of HUD’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Policy Requirements and General Section to HUD’s FY 2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs Office of Strategic Planning and Management, HUD. ACTION: Notice of HUD’s FY2014 NOFA Policy Requirements and General Section to HUD’s FY2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Grant Programs. AGENCY: This notice announces that HUD has posted on http:// www.Grants.gov and http:// www.HUD.gov its FY 2014 General SUMMARY: Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2014 / Notices Section to the Department’s FY 2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs (General Section). HUD’s General Section contains submission and other cross-cutting requirements applicable to all of FY 2014 HUD’s competitive funding opportunities (NOFAs). In addition, the General Section lists HUD’s Strategic Goals and NOFA priorities that HUD will use in FY 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Strategic Planning and Management, Grants Management Division, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 3156, Washington, DC 20410–3000; telephone number 202– 708–0667, or email loyd.lamois@ hud.gov or dorthera.yorkshire@hud.gov. This is not a toll-free number. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number via TTY by calling the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. Today’s Federal Register notice announces that HUD has posted its FY 2014 General Section on http://www.Grants.gov and http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/ HUD?src=/program_offices/ administration/grants/fundsavail. The General Section describes the requirements that are applicable to all of HUD FY 2014 Discretionary Program NOFAs. The General Section also provides summary information regarding HUD’s Strategic Goals and FY 2014 NOFA priorities. HUD encourages applicants for funding in FY2014 to undertake programs and projects that contribute to HUD’s strategic goals and NOFA priorities. HUD’s NOFA priorities are designed to align grantee efforts with HUD’s Strategic Goals and the Department’s Mission. Applicants that undertake activities that result in achievement of specific NOFA priorities are eligible to receive priority points in the rating of their application. Each program NOFA will describe additional procedures and requirements that apply to the individual program, including a description of the eligible applicants, eligible activities, threshold requirements, cross-program requirements such as nondiscrimination, environmental protection, and any additional program requirements or limitations. To adequately address all of the application requirements for any program, HUD encourages potential applicants to carefully read and respond to both the General Section and the applicable Program NOFA. NOFA priority points will be considered only if the tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:24 Feb 25, 2014 Jkt 232001 application already meets or exceeds the NOFA’s threshold for funding. HUD will post its FY 2014 program NOFAs on http://www.Grants.gov and http://www.HUD.gov as they become available. Today’s notice is intended to provide prospective applicants for HUD’s competitive funding with the opportunity to become familiar with the General Section of HUD’s FY2014 NOFAs, in advance of publication of any FY2014 NOFAs. Dated: February 21, 2014. Henry Hensley, Acting Director, Office of Strategic Planning and Management. [FR Doc. 2014–04205 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5763–N–02] Privacy Act; Notification of a New Privacy Act System of Records, Homeless Families Impact Study Data Files Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD. ACTION: Notice of Proposed Revision of an Existing System of Records. AGENCY: In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (5 U.S.C. 552a), the Department of Housing and Urban Development, gives notice of a proposed revision of an existing Privacy Act system of records. The system of records is being updated to allow the Department to conduct a follow-up evaluation on the participants of the Homeless Families Impact Study. Additionally, the Department proposes to expand the data collected under the previous study to capture additional data to determine the effects that housing and service interventions has had on participating children. Refer to the ‘‘Categories of Records’’ caption to identify new record types. The overall goal of this study is to determine which intervention works best to promote housing stability, family preservation, and family well-being, and selfsufficiency for homeless families. This notice supersedes the previously published notice (October 4, 2010, 75 FR 24750). COMMENTS DUE DATE: March 28, 2014. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this notice to the Rules Docket Clerk, Office of General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 10276, Washington, DC 20410–0500. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 10823 Communications should refer to the above docket number and title. A copy of each communication submitted will be available for public inspection and copying between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. weekdays at the above address. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donna Robinson-Staton, Departmental Privacy Act Officer, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 2256, Washington, DC 20410, Telephone Number (202) 402– 8047. (This is not a toll-free number.) A telecommunication device for hearingand speech-impaired individuals (TTY) is available at (800) 877–8339 (Federal Information Relay Service). Pursuant to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended notice is given that HUD proposes to establish a revised system of records as identified as Homeless Families Impact Study Data Files. Title 5 U.S.C. 552a(e)(4) and (11) provide that the public be afforded a 30day period in which to comment on the new system of records. The revised system report was submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs, and the House Committee on Government Reform pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix 1 to OMB Circular No. A–130, ‘‘Federal Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’’ July 25, 1994 (59 FR 37914). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 5 U.S.C. 552a 88 Stat. 1896; 42 U.S.C. 3535(d). Dated: February 12, 2014. Kevin R. Cooke, Jr., Acting Chief Information Officer. PD&R/RRE.03 SYSTEM NAME: Homeless Families Impact Study Data Files. SYSTEM LOCATION: Homeless Families Impact Study Data Files are to be located at Abt Associates Inc., 55 Wheeler Street, Cambridge, MA; Abt Associates Inc., 4550 Montgomery Avenue, Bethesda, MD; and the AT&T Datacenter, 15 Enterprise Ave, Secaucus, NJ 07094. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410. CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: Families enrolled in Homeless Families Impact Study (also known as the Family Options Study). E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 38 (Wednesday, February 26, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10822-10823]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-04205]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5800-N-01]


Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Notice of Funding 
Availability (NOFA) Policy Requirements and General Section to HUD's FY 
2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs

AGENCY: Office of Strategic Planning and Management, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of HUD's FY2014 NOFA Policy Requirements and General 
Section to HUD's FY2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Grant Programs.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces that HUD has posted on http://www.Grants.gov and http://www.HUD.gov its FY 2014 General

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Section to the Department's FY 2014 NOFAs for Discretionary Programs 
(General Section). HUD's General Section contains submission and other 
cross-cutting requirements applicable to all of FY 2014 HUD's 
competitive funding opportunities (NOFAs). In addition, the General 
Section lists HUD's Strategic Goals and NOFA priorities that HUD will 
use in FY 2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Office of Strategic Planning and 
Management, Grants Management Division, Department of Housing and Urban 
Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 3156, Washington, DC 20410-
3000; telephone number 202-708-0667, or email loyd.lamois@hud.gov or 
dorthera.yorkshire@hud.gov. This is not a toll-free number. Persons 
with hearing or speech impairments may access this number via TTY by 
calling the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Today's Federal Register notice announces 
that HUD has posted its FY 2014 General Section on http://www.Grants.gov and http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/administration/grants/fundsavail. The General Section describes 
the requirements that are applicable to all of HUD FY 2014 
Discretionary Program NOFAs.
    The General Section also provides summary information regarding 
HUD's Strategic Goals and FY 2014 NOFA priorities. HUD encourages 
applicants for funding in FY2014 to undertake programs and projects 
that contribute to HUD's strategic goals and NOFA priorities. HUD's 
NOFA priorities are designed to align grantee efforts with HUD's 
Strategic Goals and the Department's Mission. Applicants that undertake 
activities that result in achievement of specific NOFA priorities are 
eligible to receive priority points in the rating of their application.
    Each program NOFA will describe additional procedures and 
requirements that apply to the individual program, including a 
description of the eligible applicants, eligible activities, threshold 
requirements, cross-program requirements such as nondiscrimination, 
environmental protection, and any additional program requirements or 
limitations. To adequately address all of the application requirements 
for any program, HUD encourages potential applicants to carefully read 
and respond to both the General Section and the applicable Program 
NOFA. NOFA priority points will be considered only if the application 
already meets or exceeds the NOFA's threshold for funding.
    HUD will post its FY 2014 program NOFAs on http://www.Grants.gov 
and http://www.HUD.gov as they become available. Today's notice is 
intended to provide prospective applicants for HUD's competitive 
funding with the opportunity to become familiar with the General 
Section of HUD's FY2014 NOFAs, in advance of publication of any FY2014 
NOFAs.

    Dated: February 21, 2014.
Henry Hensley,
Acting Director, Office of Strategic Planning and Management.
[FR Doc. 2014-04205 Filed 2-25-14; 8:45 am]
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