Department of Housing and Urban Development August 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Order of Succession for the Office of Public and Indian Housing
Document Number: 2011-19724
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
In this notice, the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing designates the order of succession for the Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH). This order of succession revokes and supersedes all prior orders of succession for PIH, including that published on October 18, 2006 (71 FR 61500).
Delegation of Authority for the Office of Public and Indian Housing
Document Number: 2011-19723
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-04
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Act, as amended, authorizes the Secretary to delegate functions, powers, and duties as the Secretary deems necessary. In this delegation of authority, the Secretary delegates authority to the Assistant Secretary and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH) and authorizes the Assistant Secretary and the General Deputy Assistant Secretary to redelegate authority for the administration of certain PIH programs. This delegation revokes and supersedes all prior delegations of authority, including the delegation published on August 4, 2004 (69 FR 47171).
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Loan Guarantee Recovery Fund; Comment Request
Document Number: 2011-19591
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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; Application for FHA Insured Mortgages
Document Number: 2011-19590
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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 Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Assessment of Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Housing Needs
Document Number: 2011-19587
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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 goals of the proposed study are to provide clear, credible, and consistent information describing the needs of the Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian populations with respect to both their housing conditions and socio-economic situations. The proposed data collection and analyses will be used to inform policy in ways that enable Tribes to more effectively use resources to improve housing conditions. UI performed a similar assessment in 1996, prior to the passage of the Native American Housing Assistance and Self- Determination Act (NAHASDA) of 1996 that fundamentally changed the way Federal funding is delivered to Tribal people. Issues surrounding the changes NAHASDA introduced also are a key part of the proposed study.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Notice of Funding Availability for the Transformation Initiative: Sustainable Construction in Indian Country Grant Program
Document Number: 2011-19586
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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. HUD invites applicants to submit proposals for funding to develop, deploy, and disseminate methods of sustainable construction suitable for use in Native American housing. HUD is looking for applications on curriculum development/training and information dissemination related to sustainable construction in four broad areas: Moisture management, retrofit strategies, home performance verification, and sustainable construction fundamentals.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB Mortgagor's Certification of Actual Cost
Document Number: 2011-19585
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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 Mortgagor's Certificate of Actual Cost is submitted by the mortgagor to certify actual costs of development in order to make an informed determination of mortgage insurance acceptability and to prevent windfall profits. Its use provides a base for evaluating housing programs, labor costs, and physical improvements in connection with the construction of multifamily housing.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; HUD Loan Sales Bidder Qualification Statement
Document Number: 2011-19584
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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 Bidder Qualifications Statement solicits from prospective bidders the basic qualifications required for bidding including but not limited to, purchaser information (name of purchaser, corporation entity, address, tax ID), business type, net worth and equity size. By executing the Qualification Statement, the purchaser certifies, represents and warrants to HUD that each of the statements included are true and correct as to the purchaser and thereby qualifies them to bid.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Manufactured Housing Installation Program Reporting Requirements
Document Number: 2011-19583
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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 Manufactured Housing Installation Program establishes regulations for the administration of an installation program and establishes a new manufactured housing installation program for States that choose not to implement their own programs. HUD uses the information collected for the enforcement of the Model Installation Standards in each State that does not have an installation program established by State law to ensure that the minimum criteria of an installation program are met.
Notice of Submission of Proposed Information Collection to OMB; Use Restriction Agreement Monitoring and Compliance
Document Number: 2011-19575
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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. This information is used to ensure monitor and ensure that units are maintained and used solely as rental housing in accordance with the terms of the Use Agreement through the original maturity date of the mortgage. This information is also monitored by HUD (via form HUD- 90075) to ensure compliance with the executed and recorded Use Agreement.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Comment Request; Application for Displacement/Relocation/Temporary Relocation Assistance for Person
Document Number: 2011-19574
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-03
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.