Department of Housing and Urban Development May 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Demolition/Disposition Application and Reporting
Document Number: E5-2730
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-31
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) may request approval for demolition or disposition of public housing property. Once approved, the PHAs report when the action is complete or if there are any delays.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; HUD-Administered Small Cities Program Performance Assessment Report
Document Number: E5-2729
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-31
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Collection of Annual Performance Reports, on financial and physical development progress, for HUD-administered Small Cities Program funds for non-entitlement Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for CDBG funds awarded prior to FY 2000 in the State of New York.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Multifamily Project Applications and Construction Prior to Initial Endorsement
Document Number: E5-2727
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-31
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request Rehabilitation Mortgage Insurance Underwriting Program Section 203(K)
Document Number: E5-2726
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-31
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless
Document Number: 05-10379
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-27
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This Notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless.
Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Notice of Funding Availability Policy Requirements and General Section to SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs; Rural Housing and Economic Development Program NOFA; Competition Reopening Announcement
Document Number: 05-10557
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-25
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 21, 2005, HUD published its Fiscal Year (FY) 2005, Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Policy Requirements and General Section to the SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs. The Rural Housing and Economic Development Program NOFA competition, which was included in the SuperNOFA, closed on May 17, 2005. This document announces the reopening of the Rural Housing and Economic Development Program NOFA competition.
Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Notice of Funding Availability Policy Requirements and General Section to SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs; Submission Deadline Date Grace Period Announcement
Document Number: 05-10556
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-25
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 21, 2005, HUD published its Fiscal Year (FY) 2005, Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Policy Requirements and General Section to the SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs. This document announces a grace period for applicants submitting electronic applications through Grants.gov for the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Program, the Early Doctoral Student Research Grant Program, the Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant Program, the Community Development Work Study Program, the Fair Housing Initiative Programs, the Healthy Homes Technical Studies Program, the Lead Technical Studies Program, the Operation Lead Elimination Action Program, the Housing Choice Voucher Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program Coordinators Program, the Homeownership Supportive Services Program, the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program, and the Housing for People who are Homeless and Addicted to Alcohol Program.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Application for Relocation Assistance
Document Number: E5-2561
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-23
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Application for displacement/relocation assistance for person (families, individuals, businesses, nonprofit organization and farms) displaced by certain HUD programs. Periodically, HUD reviews a random sample of the Agency files to assure that persons did receive the relocation payments to which they are entitled. This information collection incorporates revised, government-wide regulations.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Requirements
Document Number: E5-2524
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. The Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act, 15 U.S.C. 1701, et seq., requires developers to register subdivisions of 100 or more non- exempt lots with HID. The developer must give each purchaser a property report that meets HUD's requirements before the purchaser signs the sales contract or agreement for sale or lease.
Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless
Document Number: 05-9832
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This Notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless.
America's Affordable Communities Initiative HUD's Initiative on Removal of Regulatory Barriers: Identification of HUD Regulations That Present Barriers to Affordable Housing
Document Number: 05-10041
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On November 25, 2003, HUD published a Federal Register notice seeking comments from HUD's program partners and participants, as well as other interested members of the public, on HUD regulations that address the production and rehabilitation of affordable housing and that present or appear to present barriers to the production and rehabilitation of affordable housing. The November 25, 2003, notice seeking public comment on regulatory barriers is one of several efforts being undertaken as part of America's Affordable Communities Initiative, a HUD initiative that focuses on removing regulatory barriers that impede the production or rehabilitation of affordable housing. This notice responds to the public comments that were submitted in response to the November 25, 2003, notice, and advises of actions taken by HUD since November 2003 to remove HUD regulatory barriers to affordable housing or increase flexibility in program administration of those HUD programs that address affordable housing.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Loss Mitigation Evaluation
Document Number: 05-10040
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Lender Insurance Certification
Document Number: 05-10039
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-20
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Privacy Act of 1974; Notice of a Computer Matching Program
Document Number: E5-2507
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-19
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended by the Computer Matching and Privacy Protection Act of 1988, as amended, (Pub. L. 100-503), and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Guidelines on the Conduct of Matching Programs (54 FR 25818; June 19, 1989), and OMB Bulletin 89-22, ``Instructions on Reporting Computer Matching Programs to the Office of Management (OMB), Congress and the Public,'' HUD is issuing a public notice of its intent to conduct a recurring computer matching program with the USDA to utilize a computer information system of HUD, the Credit Alert Interactive Voice Response System (CAIVRS), with USDA's debtor files. In addition to HUD's data, the CAIVRS database includes delinquent debt information from the Departments of Education, Veterans Affairs, Justice and the Small Business Administration. This match will allow prescreening of applicants for debts owed or loans guaranteed by the Federal government to ascertain if the applicant is delinquent in paying a debt owed to or insured by the Federal government for HUD or USDA direct or guaranteed loans. Before granting a loan, the lending agency and/or the authorized lending institution will be able to interrogate the CAIVRS debtor file which contains the Social Security Numbers (SSNs) of HUD's delinquent debtors and defaulters and defaulted debtor records of the USDA and verify that the loan applicant is not in default or delinquent on direct or guaranteed loans of participating Federal programs of either agency. As a result of the information produced by this match, the authorized users may not deny, terminate, or make a final decision of any loan assistance to an applicant or take other adverse action against such applicant, until an officer or employee of such agency has independently verified such information.
Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Notice of Funding Availability, Policy Requirements and General Section to SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs; Correction
Document Number: 05-9831
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-18
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 21, 2005, HUD published its Fiscal Year (FY) 2005, Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), Policy Requirements and General Section to the SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs. This document makes corrections to the Indian Community Development Block Grant Program (ICDBG), the Hispanic-Serving Institutions Assisting Communities (HSIAC) Program, the Community Outreach Partnership Centers (COPC) Program, the Housing Counseling Program, the Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program, the Healthy Homes Technical Studies Program, the Lead Technical Studies Program, the Lead Outreach Grant Program, the Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program, the Healthy Homes Demonstration Grant Program, the Operation Lead Elimination Action Program, the Youthbuild Program, the Public Housing Neighborhood Networks Program, the Public Housing Resident Opportunity and Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) Program, the Public Housing Family Self Sufficiency Program, the Assisted Living Conversion Program, and the Continuum of Care Program. This notice also extends the application submission dates for the ICDBG Program, the Housing Counseling Program, the Public Housing Neighborhood Networks Program, and the Public Housing Family Self-Sufficiency Program. These changes affect the NOFAS listed, but do not affect the application packages on Grants.gov
Certification and Funding of State and Local Fair Housing Enforcement Agencies
Document Number: 05-9830
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-05-18
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This proposed rule revises and updates HUD's regulation implementing section 810(f) of the federal Fair Housing Act. This regulation establishes the criteria for certification and decertification of state and local fair housing laws that are substantially equivalent to the federal Fair Housing Act. This regulation also revises the funding criteria for agencies participating in the Fair Housing Assistance Program (FHAP).
HUD Regional Offices: Changes in Titles and Change in Title to Certain Field Offices
Document Number: E5-2409
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice advises the public of changes that HUD has made to the titles of its ten Regional Offices, and to certain field offices. No changes in the functions or responsibilities of these offices have been made by HUD.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Multifamily Financial Management Template
Document Number: 05-9635
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Management Documents for Multifamily Housing Projects
Document Number: 05-9632
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless
Document Number: 05-9336
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-13
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This Notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless.
Conference Call Meeting of the Manufactured Housing Consensus Committee
Document Number: 05-9535
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-12
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of an upcoming meeting of the Manufactured Housing Consensus Committee (the Committee) to be held via telephone conference. This meeting is open to the general public, which may participate by following the instructions below.
Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Notice of Funding Availability, Policy Requirements and General Section to SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs; Notice of Additional Guidance to Applicants
Document Number: E5-2310
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-11
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 21, 2005, HUD published its Fiscal Year (FY) 2005, Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), Policy Requirements and General Section to the SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs. This guidance concerns the program NOFAs in the SuperNOFA that require electronic application submission via Grants.gov, but does not affect the application packages on Grants.gov. This notice also provides guidance to applicants experiencing difficulty using Form HUD 96010, Logic Model in the form fillable, savable version on Grants.gov, and voluntary SF 424 Supplement, Survey on Ensuring Equal Opportunity for Applicants.
Notice of Availability of Alternative Fuel Vehicle Reports
Document Number: E5-2309
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-11
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Through this notice, HUD is making available on its Web site, a copy of HUD's Alternative Fuel Vehicles Report for Fiscal Year 2004 that was prepared in accordance with the Energy Policy Act of 1992.
Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Notice of Funding Availability, Policy Requirements and General Section to SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs; Correction
Document Number: 05-9420
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-11
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 21, 2005 HUD published its Fiscal Year (FY) 2005, Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), Policy Requirements and General Section to the SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs. This document makes a correction to the Rural Housing and Economic Development Program.
Notice of HUD's Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 Notice of Funding Availability, Policy Requirements and General Section to SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs; Correction
Document Number: 05-9419
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-10
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
On March 21, 2005, HUD published its Fiscal Year (FY) 2005, Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), Policy Requirements and General Section to the SuperNOFA for HUD's Discretionary Grant Programs. This document makes corrections to the Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities Program (Section 811 Program). This notice also extends the application submission date for the Section 811 Program. These changes affect the Section 811 program NOFA but do not affect the application packages on Grants.gov.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; FHA Fee Inspector Panel Application Package
Document Number: E5-2204
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. The national FHA Inspector Roster is a listing of FHA approved inspectors. FHA approved mortgagees select inspectors from the roster. The information collection is essential to the Department's efforts to ensure that compliance Inspectors possess the prerequisite knowledge and skills to assess the quality of construction of homes before the homes can be accepted as security for FHA insured loans.
Mortgagee Review Board; Administrative Actions
Document Number: 05-9142
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
In compliance with section 202(c) of the National Housing Act, this notice advises of the cause and description of administrative actions taken by HUD's Mortgagee Review Board against HUD-approved mortgagees.
Mortgagee Time Limits for Supplemental Claims for Additional Insurance Benefits
Document Number: 05-9141
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This proposed rule would amend HUD's regulations to establish a time limit for filing supplemental multifamily mortgage insurance claims. The time limit established will provide an incentive for mortgagees to complete all mortgage insurance claims in a timely manner.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB: Emergency Comment Request, Survey of HUD Homeownership Fair Attendees
Document Number: 05-9024
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for emergency review and approval, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Federal Property Suitable as Facilities to Assist the Homeless
Document Number: 05-8835
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-06
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice identifies unutilized, underutilized, excess, and surplus Federal property reviewed by HUD for suitability for possible use to assist the homeless.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Relocation and Real Property Acquisition, Recordkeeping Requirements Under the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as Amended (URA)
Document Number: E5-2162
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Agencies which receive HUD funding for projects that will involve relocation of owners or tenants displaced due to a project which involves rehabilitation demolition, or acquisition of property are subject to the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as amended (URA). Agencies are required to document their compliance with the requirements of the URA and applicable implementing program regulations.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Third-Party Documentation Facsimile Transmittal Form
Document Number: E5-2161
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Facsimile transmittal information is necessary for submission of third-party documentation as part of an application for funding competitions.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Section 5(h) Homeownership Program for Public Housing: Reporting
Document Number: E5-2160
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) are required to submit to HUD information on the sale of public housing to residents. HA's identify the address of the unit sold, and the date sold. The underlying statute for this program has been replaced by another so HA's can no longer submit requests to sell units under program. Sale information is used by HUD to report to congress and to modify the HA's subsidy calculation.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request
Document Number: 05-8834
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection for the Survey of Consumer Perceptions of Factory-Build Housing
Document Number: 05-8833
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control Grant Programs Data Collection-Electronic Quarterly Progress Reporting
Document Number: 05-8832
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
The revised information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposals.
Housing Counseling Program; Announcement of Funding Awards for Fiscal Year 2004
Document Number: E5-2060
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-02
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
In accordance with Section 102(a)(4)(C) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Reform Act of 1989, this announcement notifies the public of funding decisions made by the Department in a Super Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) competition for funding of HUD-approved counseling agencies to provide counseling services. This announcement contains the names and addresses of the agencies selected for funding and the award amounts. Additionally, this announcement provides notice of an award given for Housing Counseling Training through a competition announced in a May 12, 2004, NOFA.