2015 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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2015 Notices

Notices

Issued/Expires

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PIH 2015-22

Issued: December 16, 2015
Expires: Effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Process for Public Housing Agency Voluntary Transfers and Consolidations of Housing Choice Vouchers, Five-Year Mainstream Vouchers, Project-Based Vouchers and Project-Based Certificates - This notice applies to public housing agencies (PHAs) that administer the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Project-Based Vouchers (PBV) and/or Project-Based Certificates/(PBC) and Five-Year Mainstream (MS5) programs.

PIH 2015-21

Issued: November 18, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked, or superseded

Amendment to the Definition of Tuition - This notice serves to amend the definition of tuition found in the Eligibility of Students for Assisted Housing Under Section 8 of the U.S. Housing Act of 1937; Supplementary Guidance (71 FR 18146, appendix A) which is used in both Multifamily Housing and Public and Indian Housing (PIH) programs.

PIH 2015-20

Issued: November 13, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Public Housing Operating Subsidy Eligibility Calculations for Calendar Year 2016 - This notice provides public housing agencies (PHAs) with instructions for the calculation of operating subsidy eligibility in Calendar Year (CY) 2016.

PIH 2015-19

Issued: November 2, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked, or superseded

Guidance for Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) and Owners of Federally-Assisted Housing on Excluding the Use of Arrest Records in Housing Decisions - For the past five years HUD has been an active member of the Federal Interagency Reentry
Council.

PIH 2015-18

Issued: October 23, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Availability of New and Revised Public Housing Agency (PHA) Five-Year and Annual Plan Templates and Other Forms
 

 

PIH 2015-17

Issued: October 6, 2015
Expires: Effective until revoked, superseded, or amended

Use and Reporting of Administrative Fee Reserves - This Notice reissues, with a few minor additions, PIH Notice 2010-7 (HA), provides specific guidance to Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) on the use of the administrative fee reserves and reiterates guidance on PHA cash managment and approved investment instruments.

PIH 2015-16 (HA)

Issued: October 1, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked, or superseded

Financial Reporting Requirements for the Housing Choice Voucher Program Submitted through the Financial Assessment Subsystem for Public Housing and the Voucher Management System - The Uniform Financial Reporting Standards (UFRS), at 24 C.F.R. § 5.801, require Public Housing Agencies (PHAs), as defined under 24 C.F.R. § 982.4 that administer the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program, to submit financial information to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) electronically. 

PIH 2015-15

Issued: September 24, 2015
Expires: This notice remains effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Section 184 Indian Loan Guarantee Program Disaster Policy - The purpose of this Notice is to inform lenders, who make loans under the Section 184 program to individual tribal members, about the HUD guidelines and procedures that must be followed in Presidentially Declared Major Disaster Areas (PDMDA).

PIH 2015-14 (HA)

Issued: September 11, 2015
Expires: Effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Guidance on Reporting Public Housing Agency Executive Compensation Information - This notice provides information and guidance on how public housing agencies (PHAs) are to use the recently HUD-52725 form to report executive compensation.

PIH 2015-13 (HA)

Issued: September 8, 2015
Expires: Effective until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Changes to Flat Rent Requirements - FY 2015 Appropriations Act - This notice implements Section 238 of Title II of P.L. 113-235, the Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act of 2015 (FY 2015 Appropriations Act).

PIH 2015-12 (HA)

Issued: August 13, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended or superseded

Administering the Community Service and Self-Sufficiency Requirement (CSSR) - The Department is issuing this Notice to assist public housing authorities' (PHAs) understanding and administration of the Community Service and Self-Sufficiency Requirement (CSSR) and in response to an audit report issued by the Office of Inspector General on February 13, 2015.  

PIH 2015-11 (HA)

Issued: June 26, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, revoked, or superseded

Set-Aside Funding Availability for Project-Basing HUD-VASH Vouchers - In support of the Department's goal to end veterans homelessness by the end of 2015, this notice announces 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 2015-10 (HA)

Issued: June 12, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Project-Basing HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing Vouchers - This Notice supersedes Notice PIH 2011–50 and provides guidance to PHAs that have been awarded HUD-VASH vouchers and are interested in project-basing a portion or all of those vouchers.

PIH 2015-09

Issued: June 4, 2015
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 2014-06 dated June 19, 2014, and transmit the updated schedule for the maximum amount of funds that may be used for affordable housing under NAHASDA. 

PIH 2015-08 (ONAP)

Issued: May 8, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Administrative Requirements for Investing Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Funds - This Notice establishes the basis upon which the Department will determine if a recipient of Indian Housing Block Grant (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).

PIH 2015-07

Issued: April 23, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Funding Availability for Tenant-Protection Vouchers for Certain At-Risk Households in Low-Vacancy Areas – Fiscal Year 2015 - HUD is making up to $7,000,000 available for Tenant Protection Vouchers (TPV) for certain at-risk households in low-vacancy areas for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015.

PIH 2015-06

Issued: April 23, 2015
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 - The purpose of this Notice is to inform 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 2015-05 (HA)

Issued: April 1, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Project-Based Voucher (PBV) Guidance - The purpose of this Notice is to provide guidance in three areas of the Project-based Voucher (PBV) program that HUD believes would be beneficial to public housing agencies (PHAs) administering the program especially in light of the recent increased interest and activity in the PBV program. 

PIH 2015-04 (HA)

Issued: Mar. 12, 2015
Expires: Mar. 31, 2015

Expiration of Temporary Compliance Assistance for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Programs — Temporary Compliance Assistance - On January 6, 2015, HUD published a proposed rule that would streamline regulatory requirements pertaining to the Housing Choice Voucher program, and solicited comment for a period of 60 days.

PIH 2015-03

Issued: Feb. 27, 2015
Expires: Dec. 31, 2015

 

Implementation of the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2015 Funding Provisions for the Housing Choice Voucher Program - This Notice implements the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program funding provisions of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, (the Act) (P.L. 113-235), referred to hereafter as "the 2015 Act," enacted on----------December 16, 2014.

PIH 2015-02 (HA)

Issued: Jan. 9, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded, or rescinded

Extension: Administrative Guidance for Effective and Mandated Use of the Enterprise Income Verification (EIV) System - This notice provides Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) with administrative guidance related to the mandated use of HUD's EIV system, as required by HUD's regulation at 24 CFR §5.233. 

PIH 2015-01

Issued: Jan. 9, 2015
Expires: This notice remains in effect until revoked, superseded, or rescinded

Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Program: Guidance and Procedures for Environmental Reviews under Part 50 - This Public and Indian Housing (PIH) Notice rescinds Notice PIH 1999-37, issued August 19, 1999, and the three subsequent Notices that either extended or reinstated that Notice.

 


 

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