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2022 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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Notices Issued/Expires Subject/Purpose
PIH 2022-36 Issued: Dec 1, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Public Housing Operating Subsidy Grant Eligibility Calculations and Processing for Calendar Year (CY) 2023 - This notice provides public housing agencies (PHAs) with instructions for calculating Operating Subsidy grants for CY 2023 and establishes submission deadlines.
PIH 2022-35 Issued: Nov 29, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
CARES Act Supplemental Operating Fund Close-Out Procedures - This Notice provides information on the following topics related to the end of the period of performance of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) (Public Law 116-136) Supplemental Operating Funds.
PIH 2022-32 Issued: Oct 6, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Implementation of Section 209(b) of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act for the Small Rural Frozen Rolling Base (SR-FRB) program. This notice provides guidance1 to Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) on the implementation of Section 209(b) of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act (Economic Growth Act), Public Law No. 115-174. Specifically, this notice provides guidance on the use and eligibility requirements for the Small Rural Frozen Rolling Base (SR-FRB) program.
PIH 2022-31 Issued: Sept 30, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Mainstream Vouchers – Non-Competitive Opportunity for Additional Vouchers Authorized by the CARES Act and Extraordinary Administrative Funding (Update) This Notice increases the total amount of funding available for new Mainstream vouchers from $40 million to $48 million.
PIH 2022-30 Issued: Sept 26, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Extension of Certain Regulatory Waivers for the Housing Choice Voucher (including Mainstream) Program and Streamlined Review Process.This Notice provides for the extension of currently approved regulatory waivers for (1) increasing the payment standard during the HAP contract term and (2) new payment standard amounts through December 31, 2023. This Notice includes regulatory waivers specifically related to assisting PHAs in responding to ongoing fluctuations and disruptions in the rental market by providing more flexibility with establishing and applying payment standards.
PIH 2022-29 Issued: Aug 26, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Allocation and Special Administrative Fee for New Incremental Housing Choice
Vouchers - This notice explains the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s process
for awarding approximately 19,700 new Housing Choice Vouchers (HCVs) to Public
Housing Agencies (PHAs). These new HCVs are not special purpose vouchers, rather,
they are regular HCVs. This notice also sets forth PHAs’ eligibility for administrative fees
and fees for other eligible expenses, the housing assistance payments (HAP) funding award
process and the process for rejecting an allocation of these vouchers. 
PIH 2022-28 Issued: Aug 23, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.

Determining and Using Program Income Under NAHASDA - The purpose of this Notice is to provide guidance for determining and using program income generated by the use or disbursement of Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) funds. This Notice replaces PIH Notice 2019-07.

PIH 2022-27 Issued: Aug 23, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Notice of Deadline Extension for Accepting Indian Housing Block Grant American Rescue Plan Act Funds - The purpose of this Notice is to provide an extension to the July 5, 2022 deadline, set in PIH Notice 2022-13: Notice of Reallocation of Unaccepted Indian Housing Block Grant American Rescue Plan Act (IHBG-ARP) Funds to the Indian Community Development Block Grant Imminent Threat – American Rescue Plan Act (ICDBG-ARP) Program, for Indian tribes and Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs) to submit their Abbreviated Indian Housing Plan (AIHP) to receive their IHBG-ARP grant funding.
PIH 2022-26 (HA) Issued: Aug 16, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Registration of Interest for HUD-VASH Vouchers - This notice announces the availability of approximately $79 million in HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH). Based on average costs, HUD anticipates that this funding will support approximately 8,500 new HUD-VASH vouchers. These vouchers are administered in partnership with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and enable homeless veterans and their families to access affordable housing with an array of supportive services.
PIH 2022-25 (HA) Issued: Aug 16, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Voluntary Reallocation or Recapture of HUD-VASH Vouchers - This notice establishes the processes under which a HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) PHA may be approved to voluntarily 1) reallocate all or a portion of their HUD-VASH vouchers and any associated funding to another HUD-VASH PHA within the same Veteran Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) catchment area, or, 2) if reallocation is not an option, have all or a portion of their HUD-VASH vouchers and associated funding recaptured and returned back to HUD. All HUD-VASH vouchers and associated funding returned to HUD will be awarded as part of a future HUD-VASH national allocation process, based on need and any other congressionally mandated factors.
PIH 2022-24 (HA) Issued: Aug 16, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Stability Voucher Program - This notice explains HUD’s non-competitive allocation strategy and program requirements for the new Stability Voucher program. HUD is awarding up to $43,439,000 to support approximately 4,000 new incremental vouchers. This funding opportunity is designed to encourage a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness. Stability Vouchers (SVs) may assist households who are homeless, as defined in Section 103(a) of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11302(a)), at-risk of homelessness, those fleeing or attempting to flee domestic violence dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking, and veterans and families that include a veteran family member that meet one of the proceeding criteria. HUD is clarifying that persons who are fleeing or attempting to flee human trafficking are an eligible category for SVs. (See definition of “homeless” in Section 9.).
PIH 2022-23 Issued: Aug 15, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Administrative Requirements for Investing Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Funds - This Notice describes the requirements for investing Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) funds and establishes the basis upon which the Department will determine if a recipient of IHBG funds has the administrative capacity to draw down IHBG funds for investment purposes as authorized under Section 204(b) of the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (NAHASDA). This Notice replaces PIH Notice 2019-16.
PIH 2022-22 (HA) Issued: Aug 11, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Revoke and Reallocation of Emergency Housing Voucher Awards - This notice explains HUD’s process for revocation and reallocation of Emergency Housing Voucher (EHV) awards. As part of this process, the notice updates the award allocation formula found in section 4 of the Notice PIH 2021-15 in connection with the reallocation of these EHV awards.

PIH 2022-21

Issued: Aug 3, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
CARES Act Funding Reconciliation and Closeout - Housing Choice Voucher Program, Mainstream Vouchers, and Moderate Rehabilitation Program - This Notice describes the closeout procedures per 2 CFR 200.344 (Closeout) for funds awarded to public housing authorities (PHAs) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, (CARES Act) (Public Law 116-136) to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus.
PIH 2022-20 (HA) Issued: July 27, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program: Establishment of the Escrow Account and Use of Forfeited FSS Escrow - This notice is to clarify a few sections of the new rule (24 CFR part 984) related to the establishment of the FSS escrow account, the use of forfeited FSS escrow, and the reporting of FSS escrows in the Financial Assessment Sub-System for Public Housing Authorities (FASS-PH).
PIH 2022-19 Issued: June 13, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Mainstream Vouchers – Non-Competitive Opportunity for Additional Vouchers Authorized by the CARES Act and Extraordinary Administrative Funding, Correction - The following provisions are being offered to help public housing agencies (PHAs) prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus pursuant to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) (Public Law 116-136):
  • An opportunity for PHAs to receive new Mainstream vouchers (see Section 3).
  • Extraordinary administrative fees to help PHAs lease their Mainstream vouchers given the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic (see Section 4).
PIH 2022-18 Issued: June 13, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Use of Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Mainstream Voucher Administrative Fees for Other Expenses to Assist Families to Lease Units - This notice provides guidance on the use of HCV and Mainstream voucher ongoing administrative fees for expenses related to assisting HCV and Mainstream Voucher families to lease units, including the costs of security deposit assistance and landlord incentive and retention payments.
PIH 2022-17 Issued: June 13, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Implementation of Public Housing Operating Fund Shortfall Funding from Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2022 Appropriations - This notice implements a provision in the FFY 2022 Consolidated Appropriations Act (Public Law P.L. 117-103) referred to hereafter as “the Act,” which provides for a $25 million set-aside in the Public Housing Fund to assist Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) experiencing or at risk of financial shortfalls. Specifically, this notice provides guidance regarding eligibility, the process for applying, and other requirements for the set-aside.

PIH 2022-16

Issued: June 9, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Total Development Cost (TDC) for Affordable Housing Under the Native
American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA)
– This notice transmits the updated schedule for the maximum amount of funds that may be used
for affordable housing under NAHASDA based on Marshall Valuation Service, Marshall &
Swift/Boeckh, LLC (M&S/B) and RSMeans Residential Cost Data (RSMeans) for 2022. The
requirement for the development and implementation of these limits is found at 24 CFR
§§1000.156 through 1000.162 of the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) regulations.
PIH 2022-15 Issued: June 8, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Federal Financial Report – Standard Form 425 – This notice provides updated information to Indian tribes, tribally designated housing entities (TDHEs), and the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) on the reporting requirements for the Federal Financial Report (FFR) - Standard Form 425 (SF-425). This notice supersedes Program Guidance 2014-07 and 2015-04, as well as any conflicting guidance with respect to SF-425 forms in all, applicable program Notices and applicable program NOFOs.

PIH 2022-14

Issued: May 19, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Implementation of the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2022 Funding Provisions for the Housing Choice Voucher Program - This notice implements the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program funding provisions of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022 (P.L. 117-103), referred to hereafter as “the 2022 Act,” enacted on March 15, 2022. The 2022 Act establishes the allocation methodology for calculating housing assistance payments (HAP) renewal funds, new incremental vouchers, and administrative fees.
PIH 2022-13  Issued: May 6, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Notice of Reallocation of Unaccepted Indian Housing Block Grant American Rescue Plan Act (IHBG-ARP) Funds to the Indian Community Development Block Grant Imminent Threat – American Rescue Plan Act (ICDBG-ARP) Program - The purpose of this Notice is to provide Indian tribes and Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs) with notice that the deadline to submit their Abbreviated Indian Housing Plan (AIHP) to receive their IHBG-ARP grant funding is July 5, 2022.
PIH 2022-12 Issued: Apr. 27, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Process for Amending ICDBG-CARES and ICDBG-ARP Grants - The purpose of this notice is to provide Indian Community Development Block Grant-Imminent Threat Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (ICDBG-CARES) and Indian Community Development Block Grant-Imminent Threat American Rescue Plan Act (ICDBG-ARP) grantees with instructions on how to request amendments to their existing grants.
PIH 2022-11 Issued: Apr. 26, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Request for Applications under the Moving to Work Demonstration Program: Asset Building Cohort - This Notice offers eligible public housing agencies (PHAs) the opportunity to apply for admission to the Moving to Work (MTW) Demonstration Program.
PIH 2022-10 Issued: Apr. 18, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Implementation of the Final Rule on Section 3 Regulations - 24 CFR Part 75 - This notice provides guidance to public housing agencies and authorities (PHAs) on tracking and reporting compliance with the new requirements for Public Housing Financial Assistance as defined in the Section 3 Final Rule (“Enhancing and Streamlining the Implementation of Section 3 Requirements for Creating Economic Opportunities for Low- and Very Low-Income Persons and Eligible Businesses”) published in the Federal Register on September 29, 2020.
PIH 2022-09 Issued: Apr. 11, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Streamlined Regulatory Waivers for the Housing Choice Voucher (including Mainstream and Mod Rehab) Program - This Notice advises public housing agencies (PHAs) that they may apply for certain regulatory waivers that were originally offered as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (Public Law 116-136) (CARES Act) waivers announced in PIH Notice 2021-14 and in PIH Notice 2021-34 to provide continued flexibility during pandemic recovery.
PIH 2022-08 Issued: Apr. 6, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Procedural Guidance for Tribal Housing and Urban Development-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (Tribal HUD-VASH) FY 2022 Renewal Grant Application - This notice announces renewal requirements for the original 26 Tribal HUD-VASH recipients awarded in 2015, and five (5) Tribal HUD-VASH Round I Expansion recipients awarded in 2021.
PIH 2022-07 Issued: Apr. 6, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Mainstream Vouchers – Non-Competitive Opportunity for Additional Vouchers Authorized by the CARES Act and Extraordinary Administrative Funding  - This notice provides information on new funding opportunities for Mainstream vouchers.
PIH 2022-06 (HA) Issued: Mar. 10, 2022
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded.
Emergency Housing Vouchers – Reallocation of Awards - This notice explains HUD’s process for reallocating Emergency Housing Voucher (EHV) awards that are voluntarily returned to HUD.
PIH 2022-05 Issued: Mar. 10, 2022
Expires: This Notice supersedes Notice PIH 2020-25. 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 emergency safety and security measures.
PIH 2022-04 Issued: Mar. 3, 2022
Expires: This notice supersedes Notice PIH 2021-34 and expires end of day April 1, 2022.
Expedited Regulatory Waivers for the Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (including Mainstream and Mod Rehab) Programs (This notice amends PIH-2021-34 solely by extending the submission deadline in Section 5 of the notice from March 1, 2022, to April 1, 2022. No additional submission extensions will be issued.) - This notice advises PHAs that they may apply for certain regulatory waivers that were originally offered as part of the CARES Act waivers in Notice PIH 2021-14 to provide continued flexibility during the pandemic and pandemic recovery.
PIH 2022-03 (HA) Issued: Feb. 18, 2022
Expires: Effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded
Guidance on Unit Designation Categories and Accessible Designation Categories in IMS/PIC - This notice announces changes to Unit Designation Categories and Accessible Designation Categories in the Information Management System/Public and Indian Housing Information Center (IMS/PIC).
PIH 2022-02 Issued: Feb. 4, 2022
Expires: Effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded
Return of Public Housing Assessment Systems (PHAS) assessments upon expiration of PHAS-related waivers in Notice PIH 2021-14
This notice:
  • Advises Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) that, consistent with Notice PIH 2021-14 (HA), PHAS scoring will resume starting with the March 31, 2022, Fiscal Year End (FYE) Cohort; and
  • Temporarily adjusts the standard under the Management Assessment Subsystem (MASS) indicator for the Tenant Accounts Receivable (TAR) sub-indicator for the fiscal year 2022 PHAS assessment cycle.
NOTICE PIH 2022-01
NOTICE H 2022-01
NOTICE OLHCHH 2022-01
Issued: Jan 31, 2022
Expires: Effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded
Carbon Monoxide Alarms or Detectors in U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD)-Assisted Housing - Public housing agencies and authorities (PHAs), and Owners of properties that receive federal rental assistance have an important role to prevent potential loss of life and severe injury associated with carbon monoxide (CO) in housing they own or manage.

 


 

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