Policy Documents and Correspondence

Regulatory Comments

Policy Correspondence

Policy Documents


Regulatory Comment Letters

September 15, 2014 Proposed Fair Market Rents for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, Moderate Rehabilitation Single Room Occupancy Program and Other Programs Fiscal Year 2015

Moderate Rehabilitation Single Room Occupancy Program and Other Programs Fiscal Year 2015

September 9, 2014 Streamlining Requirements Applicable to Formation of Consortia by Public Housing Agencies

November 19, 2013  Industry Groups Request to Delay PNA

October 7, 2013  Violence Against Woment Reauthorization Act of 2013

September 17, 2013 Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Proposed Rule

September 4, 2013 Proposed FY 2014 Fair Market Rents

November 16, 2012 Continuum of Care Interim Rule 

October 1, 2012 Proposed PHA Burden Reduction Survey

September 4, 2012 Proposed FY 2013 Fair Market Rents

July 16, 2012 The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA): Changes to the Section 8 Tenant-Based Voucher and Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Programs

July 10, 2012 Capital Fund Indicator Interim Scoring Notice

May 29, 2012 Housing Choice Voucher Program: Streamlining the Portability Process

April 23, 2012 Rental Assistance Demonstration

March 15, 2012 Proposed Information Collection; Capture Energy Efficiency Measures for PIH

February 14, 2012 HOME Investment Partnerships Program Proposed Rule 

November 15, 2011 Revision to the Section 8 Management Assessment Program Lease-Up Indicator 13

November 14, 2011 Proposed Physical Condition Interim Scoring Notice

September 19, 2011 Proposed Physical Needs Assessment Rule

September 19, 2011 Proposed FY 2012 Fair Market Rents and NAHRO's County-by-County Analysis of FMRs from FY 2006 - FY 2012

August 10, 2011 PHA Executive Compensation Reporting

June 27, 2011 PHA Executive Compensation Reporting

  • For more information, see the June 30, 2011 edition of the Monitor.

May 3, 2011 Regulatory Reform (E.O. 13563)

  • For more information, see the May 15, 2011 edition of the Monitor.

April 25, 2011 Public Housing Assessment System

April 8, 2011 Public Housing Capital Fund

Dec. 28, 2010 Housing Trust Fund

Sept. 3, 2010 Proposed FY 2011 FMRs

July 19, 2010 Proposed Small Area FMR Demonstration

July 19, 2010 Streamlined PHA Plans

Apr. 2, 2010 Enhancements to VMS

Jan. 31, 2010 Public Housing Mortgage Program Proposed Notice

Nov. 16, 2009 Rent Refinement

Oct. 20, 2008 Public Housing Assessment System

Oct. 6, 2008 Streamlining Public Housing

Sept. 17, 2007 CFFP and OFFP Proposed Rule

 

NAHRO Correspondence with HUD

August 19, 2014 NAHRO/PHADA/CLPHA Letter to IG on Asset Management Audit

June 6, 2013 NAHRO Letter to Deputy Secretary: Status of FOIA Request for Compensation Data

April 1, 2013 NAHRO Letter to Deputy Secretary: Regulatory Reform Recommendations

March 14, 2013 NAHRO Letter to HUD on Executive Compensation Reporting Change

March 5, 2013 NAHRO Letter to HUD on Public Housing Fungibility

January 21, 2013 NAHRO Letter and Memorandum to HUD and OMB Regarding Potential Anomalies

January 10, 2013 NAHRO Letter to HUD Urging Short-Term Funding Fixes to Voucher Portability Billings for 2013

July 13, 2012 Joint PHA Industry Letter to HUD Regarding Performance-Based Contract Administrators (PBCA) NOFA

February 8, 2012 NAHRO Letter to HUD on Demo/Dispo Notice

January 4, 2012 HUD Response to Joint Community Development Industry Group Letter on FY 2012 CDBG Implementation

December 15, 2011 NAHRO/PHADA Letter to HUD on CY 2012 Operating Reserve Offset Implementation

December 5, 2011 NAHRO Letter to HUD on FY 2012 Section 8 Administrative Fee Funding

November 29, 2011 Joint Community Development Industry Group Letter on FY 2012 CDBG Implementation

October 14, 2011 NAHRO Memo to HUD Regarding Pending Rebid of Project-Based Contract Administration (PBCA) Contracts

October 11, 2011 Joint PHA Industry Group Letter to HUD Regarding Pending Rebid of Project-Based Contract Administration (PBCA) Contracts

August 30, 2011 Memo to HUD on Operating Reserve Offset Implementation Problems

August 29, 2011 Letter to HUD on Operating Reserve Offset

May 23, 2011 NAHRO Recommends Voucher Program Regulatory and Administrative Reforms for HUD’s Immediate Implementation

May 19, 2011 Letter on Choice Neighborhoods Initiative FY 2011 Demonstration

  • For more information, see the May 31st edition of the Monitor.

May 18, 2011 Letter on Capital Needs Assessment FOIA Request Denial

  • For more information, see the May 31st edition of the Monitor.

May 3, 2011 Letter on Operating Fund Subsidy Eligibility Determinations

May 3, 2011 Letter on Reducing Regulatory Burden; Retrospective Review Under E.O. 1356  

Apr. 15, 2011 Letter from Counsel to NAHRO/PHADA/CLPHA on Operating Reserves

Mar. 11, 2011 Memorandum on Public Housing Operating Reserves

Jan. 14, 2011 Comments on FY 2010 CNI Demonstration NOFA

Jan. 14, 2011 Joint Letter: PHA Developer Status under NSP

Nov. 30, 2010 Public Housing Physical Needs Assessment

Oct. 14, 2010 CNI NOFA Eligibility Determination Methodology

Sept. 8, 2010 Public Housing Conversion, Industry Statement of Principles on Public Housing Preservation

July 19, 2010 Recommendations on Admin. Fees

June 14, 2010 Recommendations for HUD's Research Agenda

May 12, 2010 NRA Offsets

May 4, 2010 Comments on Transforming Rental Assistance (#2)

Mar. 11, 2010 Portability Reimbursement Process

Mar. 10, 2010 Comments on Transforming Rental Assistance (#1)

Jan. 5, 2010 NAHRO Letter to HUD Regarding Statutory Obligation to Implement Consolidated Reporting Under Consortium Rule - Since enactment of the “Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998” (QHWRA), NAHRO has repeatedly recommended HUD implement a required provision from the law regarding an obligation to consolidate reporting requirements for agencies engaged in a consortia.

Dec. 4, 2009 Choice Neighborhoods Initiative

Oct. 30, 2009 PBV Subsidy Layering Review

Oct. 2, 2009 Cash Accounting in VMS

Sept. 1, 2009 Emergency Capital Needs

Dec. 11, 2007 Voucher Utilization, Funding Synchronization

Other Policy Documents

HUD's Oct 29 Letter Regarding HAP Renewal Disbursements and NRA Transition, November 2014

NAHRO's County Analysis of HUD's Proposed FY 2015 Fair Market Rents

HUD Petition for Rehearing on PBCA Contracting

Federal Court of Claims Rehearing Denial to HUD on PBCA contracting

Memo from Kurt Weist of Bremerton HA on PBCA contracting

NAHRO Business Plan Quick Reference Guide for National Housing Committee

HUD’s May 22 Letter to PHAs: Right to Remain for Enhanced Voucher Families Reminder

HUD's May 9 Letter Regarding New Threshold for Interest Earned on NRA and Excess HAP Funds

HUD's FY 2014 FSS Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)

HUD’s FY 2012 PBCA Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Timeline

March 25, 2014 US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Judgment and Opinion on PBACCs

HUD March 31, 2014 Letter Regarding Special Fees for Administering Portability (Port-in) Vouchers

HUD W-9

HUD's March 19, 2014 Letter Regarding NRA Interest

NAHRO Alternative to HUD's Proposed Operating Reserve Offset

NAHRO Operating Reserves Advocacy Piece

FY 2010 CNI Demonstration NOFA Analysis

October 25, 2012 NAHRO Analysis of HUD Data Shows Impact of Reduced Admin. Fees on PHAs’ Staffing, Improper Payments and Program Noncompliance

1.      NAHRO Analysis of HUD’s FY 2004 and FY 2011 QC Reports on Improper Payments

2.      NAHRO Analysis of HUD’s FY 2004 and FY 2011 Questionnaire on Program Staffing

3.      NAHRO Analysis of HUD’s FY 2004 and FY 2011 QC Reports on QC, Rent Reasonableness, Utility Allowances and Voucher Payment Standards

4.      NAHRO Analysis of HUD’s FY 2011 Questionnaire on Staffing, Prevalence and Cause of Errors

July 14, 2011 July NAHRO's Survey Results and Analysis Regarding Impacts of 83Percent Ongoing Administrative Fee Pro-ration

Summary and Explanation of NAHRO's Voucher Program Funding Proposal