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2014 Notices, Rules and Regulations

Overview

Below is a list of PIH notices which provide guidance, extensions, instructions, clarifications, announcements and other policy information. The notices are also available on HUDclips.

Note: HUD announces the end to hard copy mailing of PIH Notices. Notices will be available electronically only and posted on this website.

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2014 Notices

Notice

Issued/Expires

Subject/Purpose

PIH 2014-26 (HA)

Issued: Oct. 21, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Asset Building and Financial Literacy Resources - This Notice outlines guidance to inform public housing agencies (PHAs) and other housing providers about financial literacy tools and resources available to help HUD-assisted families enhance their financial literacy and asset building skills. 

PIH 2014-25 (HA)

Issued: Oct. 16, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Over Subsidization in the Housing Choice Voucher Program - On September 28, 2007, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report on over subsidization in the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program due to the issuance of vouchers with unit sizes greater than the number of family members in the household.  Pursuant to the recommendation of the OIG, the Department issued clarifying guidance on the matter of categorization of live-in aides, other reasonable accommodation issues and corresponding data entry into the Inventory Management System (IMS)/Public and Indian Housing Information Center (PIC) through the notices cited above.  Notice PIH 2010-51 extended and revised Notice PIH 2009-22 to explain subsidy standards in regard to live-in aides and their PHA-approved family member/s and data entry in IMS/PIC for family members of live-in aides.

PIH 2014-24 (HA)

Issued: Sept. 23, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Process for Public Housing Agency Voluntary Transfers and Consolidations of the Public Housing Program - The purpose of this notice is (1) to provide guidance specific to how HUD will process requests for the voluntary transfer of Public Housing programs, developments, and units between two or more PHAs or thevoluntaryconsolidation of the Public Housing programs of two or more PHAs; and (2) to provide submission requirements and processing instructions for such requests.

PIH 2014-23

Issued: Sept. 17, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Set-Aside Funding Availability for Project-Basing HUD-VASH Vouchers - The purpose of this notice is to announce additional awards under Notice PIH 2014-3 (Set-Aside Funding Availability for Project-Basing HUD-VASH Vouchers). The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (the 2014 Act) (Public Law 113-76) enacted January 17, 2014, provided $75 million for HUD-VASH vouchers as authorized under section 8(o)(19) of the United States Housing Act of 1937. With the broad flexibility provided under the 2014 Act, the Department has decided to fund an additional 22 PHAs under Notice PIH 2014-13.

PIH 2014-22

Issued: Sept. 16, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Section 184 Indian Loan Guarantee Program Processing Guidelines - The purpose of this Notice is to provide information to lenders that make loans under the Section 184 Program to individual tribal members, about HUD’s guidelines and procedures for issuing loan guarantees.

PIH 2014-21 (ONAP)

Issued: Sept. 15, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Depository Agreements for Investing and Administering Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Funds - This Notice transmits the current depository agreement forms that must be used when investing IHBG funds; form HUD-52736-A (11/2013) for banking accounts and form HUD-52736-B (11/2013) for brokers/dealers.  

PIH 2014-20 (HA)

Issued: August 20, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Program Eligibility Regardless of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or Marital Status as Required by HUD's Equal Access Rule - On February 3, 2012, HUD published a final rule entitled Equal Access to Housing in HUD Programs Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity (77 FR 5662) (“Equal Access Rule” or “rule”).

PIH 2014-19

Issued: August 19, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Public Housing Operating Subsidy Eligibility Calculations for Calendar Year 2015 - This notice provides public housing agencies (PHAs) with instructions for the calculation of operating subsidy eligibility in Calendar Year (CY) 2015.

PIH 2014-18 (HA)

Issued: August 8, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Guidance on On-Site Utility Technologies And the Rate Reduction Incentive in Public Housing - This notice serves the purposes of encouraging the use of on-site utility technologies – especially on-site renewable energy technologies – at Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) and guiding the use of the Rate Reduction Incentive (RRI) in support of these efforts.

H 2014-09
PIH 2014-17

Issued: July 14, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Relocation Requirements under the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program, Public Housing in the First Component - This Notice provides public housing agencies (PHAs)1 and their partners with information and resources on applicable program and relocation assistance requirements when planning for or implementing resident moves as a result of a Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) conversion2 under the first component of the demonstration.3

PIH 2014-16

Related Attachment

  • TDC (MS-Excel)

 

Issued: June 19, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Extension — Total Development Costs (TDC) for Affordable Housing under the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA) - The purpose of this Notice is to extend the program requirements of PIH Notice 2013-05 dated January 30, 2013, and transmit the updated schedule for the maximum amount of funds that may be used for affordable housing under NAHASDA. 

PIH 2014-15

Issued: June 19, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Administrative and Planning Expenses in the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Program - This Notice provides specific guidance on administrative and planning expense requirements for recipients of IHBG funds.  The regulatory requirements on IHBG administrative and planning expenses (24 CFR §§1000.236, 1000.238) changed onJanuary 3, 2013.  The regulation now identifies what percentage of the recipient’s annual grant allocation or expenditures may be used for such purposes without prior HUD approval. This Notice replaces Notice PIH 2002-29.

PIH 2014-14 (HA)

Related attachments:

Issued: June 18, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Voluntary conversion assessment for public housing agencies (PHAs) with fewer than 250 public housing units - To offer small PHAs a streamlined cost analysis and process for the voluntary conversion of public housing to Housing Choice Vouchers (HCVs) under the authority provided at section 22(b)(3) of the United States Housing Act of 1937 (42 U.S.C. 1437t(b)(3)) (1937 Act), and to clarify the applicable conversion implementation requirements of 24 CFR part 972.

PIH 2014-13

Issued: May 20, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked, or superseded

Funding for Tenant-Protection Vouchers for Certain At-Risk Households in Low-Vacancy Areas - 2014 Appropriations Act - This Notice provides 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 Appropriations Act, 2014” (PL 113-76), referred to hereafter as “the 2014 Appropriations Act,” enacted on January 17, 2014.

PIH 2014-12 (HA)

Related attachment:

Issued: May 19, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded

Changes to Flat Rent Requirements – 2014 Appropriations Act - This notice implements Sections 210 and 243 of Title II of P.L 113-76, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014. Specifically, this guidance clarifies HUD’s interpretation of the statutory amendment related to flat rents and the requirement that PHAs comply with the amendments by June 1, 2014.

PIH 2014-11

Issued: May 9, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded

Section 184 Indian Loan Guarantee Program Processing Guidelines - The purpose of this Notice is to provide information to lenders that service loans under the Section 184 Program about HUD’s guidelines and procedures that must be followed in order to receive payment under the guarantee provided by HUD.

PIH 2014-10

Issued: April 30, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Privacy Protection Guidance for Third Parties - This notice informs all public housing agencies (PHAs) about their responsibilities for safeguarding personally identifiable information (PII) required by HUD and preventing potential breaches of this sensitive data.  

PIH 2014-09 (HA)

Issued: May 12, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded

Emergency Safety and Security Grants Annual Funding Notification and Application Process - This Notice provides guidance to public housing agencies (PHAs) seeking Emergency Capital Needs funding for safety and security measures.

PIH 2014-08

Issued: April 30, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded

Reinstatement and Revision of Accessibility Requirements for Native American Programs - This Notice revises and extends all preceding PIH notices on Accessibility Requirements for Native American Programs: Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990; Architectural Barriers Act of 1968; and Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988.

PIH 2014-07

Issued: June 25, 2013
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded

Revision to PIH 2013-16 - Public Housing Operating Subsidy Eligibility Calculations for Calendar Year 2014 - This notice provides public housing agencies (PHAs) with instructions for the calculation of operating subsidy eligibility in Calendar Year (CY) 2014.  

PIH 2014-06 (TDHEs)

Issued: April 16, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until revoked, superseded or amended

Financial Audit Requirements for Tribal Participants in Public and Indian Housing Programs - This Notice rescinds and supersedes PIH Letter L-2007-03, issued June 29, 2007, to provide specific guidance on the financial audit requirements for the tribal participants in the following programs:  the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG), the Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG), the Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grant (NHHBG), Residential Opportunity and Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) Service Coordinators,the Rural Innovation Fund (RIF), and Rural Housing and Economic Development (RHED).

PIH 2014-05

Issued: Mar. 18, 2014
Expires: Dec. 31, 2014

Implementation of the Federal Fiscal Year 2014 Funding Provisions for the Housing Choice Voucher Program - This Notice implements the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program funding provisions of the “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014” (PL 113-76), referred to hereafter as “the 2014 Act,” enacted on January 17, 2014.

PIH 2014-04

Issued: Feb. 4, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked or superseded

Funding for Tenant-Protection Vouchers for Certain At-Risk Households in Low-Vacancy Areas – Revision - This Noticeamends the eligibility criteria for category 3 properties previously described in Notice PIH 2013-08, Funding for Tenant-Protection Vouchers for Certain At-Risk Households in Low-Vacancy Areas – Final Implementation. 

PIH 2014-03 (HA)
CORRECTION

Issued: Feb. 4, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked or superseded

Set-Aside Funding Availability for Project-Basing HUD-VASH Vouchers - The purpose of this notice is to announce the availability of a set-aside of approximately $7 million in HUD-VASH funding that will support approximately 1,000 units of project-based voucher (PBV) assistance.

PIH 2014-02

Issued: Jan. 24, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked or superseded

Providing Assistance to Non-Low-Income Families under the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA) - This Notice provides guidance on the requirements of Section 201(b) of NAHASDA, the recent revisions to the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) regulations that became effective on January 3, 2013, and replaces PIH Notice 1999-6.

PIH 2014-01 (HA)

Issued: Jan. 9, 2014
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Guidance on Reporting Public Housing Agency Executive Compensation Information - This notice provides guidance on how to use the revised HUD-52725 form to report executive compensation.

 



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