VMS Release Broadcast April 2011 Posting - A new version of the Voucher Management System (VMS) software is being released in April, 2011, for PHA first use for data entry in the May reporting period, for April activity. A webcast will provide PHAs with complete information concerning the release. Posted below are the following documents for PHA use:
2009 Supplemental Appropriation Sec. 1203 Vouchers (THU to HCV) - Under the Supplemental Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2009 (Public Law 111-32, enacted June 24, 2009), Congress provided funds of $80 million to be competitively awarded to public housing agencies (PHAs) in areas impacted by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita that will support approximately 10,000 vouchers and administrative fees. Visit the above linked page for more information.
2010 HCV Blended Rates Results - The Office of Housing Voucher Programs, based on instructions provided in PIH Notice 2010-05, has calculated blended rates for PHAs serving multiple administrative fee areas based on the actual location of their assisted units, in lieu of the fee determined for their agency. The higher of the calculated blended rates or the HUD determined 2010 administrative fee rates for the PHA will be used for the PHA's CY 2010 on-going administrative fees.