The Latest From Washington

On June 30, HUD announced a revised version of the Notice of Disclosure form that describesthe rights of active duty military personnel and their dependents who are protected under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA). The new form explains 1) the legal protections afforded Servicemembers under SCRA; 1) who may be entitled to legal protections; 3) how a Servicemember or dependant can request relief; and 4) how a Servicemember or dependant can request information about SCRA.

In other news, HUD has updated their website with additional information on the proposed FY 2012 operating reserve offset. HUD’s newest tool allows PHAs to calculate their current reserve balances. In addition, HUD has posted a document with information regarding technical updates to the FY 2011 HUD-52722 and HUD-52723 Excel forms.

Attention NAHRO members! Don’t forget to sign up for NAHRO’s 2011 Summer Conference in Louisville, Kentucky July 28-30. With less than a month before the conference, time is running out. Register today!