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Friday,

May 11, 2007

Part III

Department of
Housing and Urban
Development
Fiscal Year 2007 SuperNOFA for HUD’s
Discretionary Programs; Supplementary
Information and Technical Corrections;
Notice
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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND ensure that the faxes are associated with notice, please contact the office or
URBAN DEVELOPMENT the revised application. individual listed under Section VII of
Finally, this document provides the individual program sections of the
[Docket No. FR–5100–C–01]
supplementary information for and SuperNOFA, published on March 13,
Fiscal Year 2007 SuperNOFA for HUD’s makes corrections to the General 2007.
Discretionary Programs; Section and the individual NOFAs for
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
Supplementary Information and the following programs, which were
Technical Corrections included in the FY 2007 SuperNOFA: I. Background
Community Development Technical On January 18, 2007 (72 FR 2396),
AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, HUD. Assistance Programs (CD–TA), Lead- HUD published the General Section in
ACTION: Notice of Supplementary Based Paint Hazard Control Grant advance of the FY 2007 SuperNOFA to
Information and Technical Corrections Program, Lead Hazard Reduction Grant provide prospective applicants
to Fiscal Year 2007 SuperNOFA for Program, Operation Lead Elimination additional time to become familiar with
HUD’s Discretionary Programs. Action Program, Technical Studies and address provisions that apply to
Programs (Lead Technical Studies and almost every application. On March 13,
SUMMARY: On January 18, 2007, HUD
Healthy Homes Technical Studies), 2007 (72 FR 11434), HUD published the
published its Notice of HUD’s Fiscal Lead Outreach Program, Healthy Homes
Year (FY) 2007 Notice of Funding FY 2007 SuperNOFA, which announced
Demonstration Grants Program, Housing the availability of approximately $2
Availability (NOFA) Policy
Choice Voucher (HCV) Family Self- billion in HUD assistance. In this notice
Requirements and General Section to
Sufficiency (FSS) Program Coordinators, published in today’s Federal Register,
the FY 2007 SuperNOFA for HUD’s
Resident Opportunity and Self- HUD announces that it has posted
Discretionary Programs (General
Sufficiency (ROSS)—Elderly/Persons corrected materials to Grants.gov,
Section). On March 13, 2007, HUD
with Disabilities, ROSS—Family- extends deadline dates for submission
published its FY 2007 SuperNOFA for
Homeownership, Self-Help of applications, and clarifies
HUD’s Discretionary Programs (FY 2007
Homeownership Opportunity Program, requirements for submitting faxed
SuperNOFA). In this notice published
Housing Opportunities for Persons with documents. HUD is also providing
in today’s Federal Register, HUD
AIDS (HOPWA), Section 202 Supportive supplemental information for and
announces that it has posted corrected
materials to Grants.gov, extends Housing for the Elderly Program, making technical corrections to the
deadline dates for submission of Section 811 Supportive Housing for General Section and several individual
applications, and clarifies requirements Persons with Disabilities Program, Early program NOFAs.
for submitting faxed documents. HUD is Doctoral Student Research Program, and
Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant II. Submission or Resubmission of
also providing supplemental Applications With Corrected Logic
information for and making technical Program. Applicants who have
submitted their applications prior to Model
corrections to the General Section and
several individual program NOFAs. this publication should resubmit a HUD has found that the Logic Models
HUD has found that the Logic Models complete, updated application that posted to Grants.gov included an error
posted to Grants.gov included an error reflects any applicable corrections and in the instructions regarding the
in the instructions and programming clarifications, along with the corrected references to the Standard Form (SF)
errors that could lead applicants to Logic Model described below in section 424 Box 8a (Applicant Legal Name) and
submit deficient or less competitive II. The last application received and Box 15 (Descriptive Title of Applicant’s
applications. HUD is posting corrected validated by Grants.gov by the deadline Project). The Logic Models also had
Logic Models to Grants.gov. Applicants date will be the application that is some programming errors which caused
who have signed up for the Grants.gov reviewed, rated, and ranked. the drop down menus to operate
notification services will be The supplementary information and improperly. In addition, the Lead
automatically notified when the technical corrections in this notice are Outreach Grant Program (LOGP) Logic
corrected Logic Models and these reflected in the instruction packages but Model was corrected to delete
technical corrections are posted to do not affect the application packages references to technical assistance
Grants.gov. Applicants that have not on Grants.gov. activities which are no longer eligible
signed up for the notification services DATES: The application deadline dates activities under the 2007 LOGP NOFA.
should check the Grants.gov Web site for the all program NOFAs are extended Finally, the Continuum of Care, Housing
for the modification to the to the dates provided in Appendix A of Choice Voucher Family Self Sufficiency,
announcement posting following this notice published in today’s Federal and Public Housing Family Self
publication of this Notice. In order to Register. Sufficiency Logic Models have been
give applicants the opportunity and FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: updated to include an additional
time to submit or resubmit their Questions regarding the General Section management question. HUD is posting
applications with the corrected Logic of the SuperNOFA published January corrected Logic Models to the
Models, HUD is reopening competition 18, 2007, should be directed to the Grants.gov instructions download for all
for program NOFAs whose deadline Office of Departmental Grants 2007 NOFAs. For Continuum of Care
dates have already passed and Management and Oversight, Office of applicants, the revised Logic Model will
extending the deadline dates for all Administration, Department of Housing be posted to HUD’s funding available
NOFAs. Applicants that wish to and Urban Development, 451 Seventh page at http://www.hud.gov/offices/
resubmit their applications must submit Street, SW., Room 3156, Washington, adm/grants/nofa07/grpcoc.cfr. All
an entire, complete application. DC 20410–5000; telephone number applicants should use the corrected
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Applicants that submit more than one (202) 708–0667. Persons with hearing or version of each program Logic Model.
electronic copy of the same application speech impairments may access this For applicants filing electronically,
must resubmit all faxed documents after number via TTY by calling the Federal when resubmitting your revised
receipt and validation by Grants.gov of Information Relay Service at (800) 877– application, please use the same
each revised application. This will 8339. For the programs listed in this application and facsimile transmittal

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cover page that you used to submit your cures be submitted using the fax identifies where the individual funding
original application. Continuum of Care transmittal form and faxed to the availability announcement that is being
applicants should resubmit their revised facsimile solution number used when corrected can be found either in the
application in paper format following submitting faxes with your application January 18, 2007, General Section or the
the NOFA instructions. HUD submission. This policy ensures that a March 13, 2007, SuperNOFA. The
recommends that any applicants that complete application, including any technical corrections described in
already submitted an application technical cures requested by HUD staff today’s Federal Register are also
resubmit a revised application using the during the review and evaluation reflected in the updated application
corrected version of the program Logic process, will be available in electronic instructions download for the funding
Model. HUD will rate and rank the latest format in HUD’s grants system. opportunity located on Grants.gov. HUD
version of each application submitted. Beginning in FY 2007 with funding recommends that applicants who have
Applicants who fail to submit a revised announcements, it is HUD’s intent to submitted their applications prior to
application and use the incorrect make available the highest rated this publication should resubmit an
version of the Logic Model might application available for public view on entire, complete, revised application
inadvertently select ineligible or less HUD’s Freedom of Information Act that reflects any applicable corrections
desirable options and be rated less (FOIA) Web site. Therefore, applicants and clarifications, along with the
favorably as a result. submitting technical cures requested by corrected Logic Model described above
HUD staff should submit the material in section II. The last application
III. Reopening of NOFAS and
using the same form HUD–96011 cover received and validated by Grants.gov by
Extensions of Deadline Dates
sheet used to submit faxes with your the deadline date will be the application
To provide applicants the opportunity application submission. The material that is reviewed, rated, and ranked. For
and time to submit or resubmit their should be sent using the facsimile Continuum of Care applicants, HUD
complete applications with the solution fax numbers found in the will review the last complete paper
corrected Logic Models, HUD is General Section. Prior to placing an application received in accordance with
reopening competition for program application on the FOIA Web site, HUD the Continuum of Care NOFA
NOFAs whose deadline dates have will conduct a privacy review and instructions.
passed and extending the deadline dates redact private information. However, if
for all other NOFAs. Applicants may A. General Section [2396]
applicants submit applications with
submit applications for NOFAs to meet proprietary information they should On page 2409, section V.A.1.b., first
the new extended deadline dates, note the information is proprietary in column, HUD is adding the instruction
whether or not they submitted an their application submission. that when responding to Rating Factor
application prior to today’s notice. The 1, Capacity, applicants should not
new deadline dates are provided in V. Supplemental Information and include social security numbers on any
Appendix A to this notice published in Technical Corrections resumes submitted to HUD.
today’s Federal Register. The new This notice also provides On page 2416, section VIII.F., second
deadline dates are also reflected in the supplemental information and makes column, HUD is adding a new section
technical corrections to individual technical corrections to the General VIII.F.3. describing the statutory
program NOFAs below. In the event of Section and to the individual NOFAs for limitation on the use of HUD grant
a discrepancy between a deadline date the following programs, which were funds to support projects that seek to
in Appendix A to this notice and the included in the FY 2007 SuperNOFA: use the power of eminent domain.
deadline date in the individual program Community Development Technical Congress made the limitation applicable
NOFAs after the amendments made Assistance Programs (CD–TA), Lead- to funds under the FY 2007 SuperNOFA
below, the deadline date in Appendix A Based Paint Hazard Control Grant after HUD published the General
to this notice prevails. Program, Lead Hazard Reduction Grant Section. Recipients may use HUD funds
Program, Operation Lead Elimination to seek a government’s use of its power
IV. Faxing Documents to HUD Action Program, Technical Studies to take property only if the power is
Applicants submitting an application Programs (Lead Technical Studies and employed for public use. Economic
in response to this notice must follow Healthy Homes Technical Studies), development that primarily benefits
the instructions for submitting faxed Lead Outreach Program, Healthy Homes private entities is not considered a
documents in the General Section. HUD Demonstration Grants Program, Housing public use. However, transportation and
will only accept complete applications. Choice Voucher (HCV) Family Self- utility projects that serve the general
Subsequent submissions of the same Sufficiency (FSS) Program Coordinators, public, as well as projects that remove
application must comply with the Resident Opportunity and Self- threats to public health and safety or
following, additional instructions. Sufficiency (ROSS)—Elderly/Persons clean up brownfields, are considered
Submissions must include all faxes. with Disabilities, ROSS–Family- examples of public use.
Faxes must be submitted following Homeownership, Self-Help On page 2416, section VIII., third
validation of each revised application Homeownership Opportunity Program, column, HUD is adding a new section
by Grants.gov to ensure faxes are Housing Opportunities for Persons with VIII.I., which summarizes guidance
matched to the latest application AIDS (HOPWA), Section 202 Supportive from the Office of Management and
submission. Housing for the Elderly Program, Budget (OMB) that applies to the cost
In addition, HUD is taking the Section 811 Supportive Housing for sharing and matching requirements in
opportunity in this technical correction Persons with Disabilities Program, Early the FY 2007 SuperNOFA. This section
to clarify its policy for applicants to Doctoral Student Research Program, and notes the importance of complying with
follow when submitting technical cures Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant applicable OMB circulars, particularly
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to an application submission following Program. with respect to funds used or proposed


HUD review and request for a technical Summaries of the technical to be used to satisfy cost sharing or
cure to an application submission. For corrections made by this document are matching requirements. OMB Circulars
electronic application submitters only, provided below. The Federal Register A–102 (as implemented by 24 CFR part
HUD will be requesting that technical page number shown in brackets 85), A–110 (as implemented by 24 CFR

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part 84), A–87, and A–122 set forth an application are encouraged to review On page 11553, section V.B.2.b.,
administrative standards and cost this notice and resubmit a revised column 3, HUD is correcting the
principles, including requirements that application. description of the factors for award by
apply to cost sharing and matching, These corrections are reflected in the stating that a minimum of 75 points is
organized according to the status of the instructions found on Grants.gov. required for award. This corrects the
entity receiving a grant or cooperative Applicants must download the inadvertent omission of the minimum
agreement. instructions to receive all forms and rating score for award among eligible
B. Community Development Technical instructions related to this NOFA. applicants, which is the same as in the
Assistance (CD–TA) Program NOFA Applicants are encouraged to read the FY 2006 combined Lead Hazard Control
[11449] instructions on Grants.gov prior to NOFA.
submitting their applications. These corrections are reflected in the
HUD is amending the CD–TA program instructions found on Grants.gov.
to implement two revisions. The first C. Indian Community Development Applicants must download the
revision will assist applicants to Block Grant Program for Indian Tribes instructions to receive all forms and
distinguish between TA priorities for and Alaska Native Villages [11449] instructions related to this NOFA.
applicants who submit an application On page 11456, section IV.C.1., first Applicants are encouraged to read the
for a national homeless TA program and column, HUD is deleting a sentence instructions on Grants.gov prior to
applicants that submit an application describing submission requirements for submitting their applications.
for a local (i.e., within the jurisdiction applicants that are granted a waiver of
of a HUD field office) homeless TA E. Lead Technical Studies NOFA
electronic submission requirements. (Combined) Grant Program [Page 11556]
program. Any such applicants will receive
HUD inadvertently omitted from the On page 11557, Overview
submission requirements once a waiver
CD–TA NOFA language that referenced Information, section G.2., left column,
is granted.
priorities to be carried out by TA HUD is correcting the amount of
providers that work on the local level This correction is reflected in the
instructions found on Grants.gov. available funding for the combined
within the jurisdiction of specific HUD Technical Studies grant programs from
field offices. Without guidance for Applicants must download the
instructions to receive all forms and $5.6 million to $5.0 million, and the
applicants on the local level, homeless Lead Technical Studies grant program
TA applicants, regardless of whether instructions related to this NOFA.
Applicants are encouraged to read the from $3.6 million to $3.0 million. This
they apply for national TA or local TA reflects a more accurate assessment of
in the field offices, would be required to instructions on Grants.gov prior to
submitting their applications. the amount of funds available for the
submit applications focused on Lead Technical Studies grant program.
Homeless Management Information D. Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control On page 11558, section II.A., center
System (HMIS) activities. Grant Program; Lead Hazard Reduction column, HUD is correcting the amount
With the revisions presented in this Demonstration Grant Program; and of available funding for the Lead
notice, applicants must, in response to Operation Lead Elimination Action Technical Studies grant program from
Rating Factors 2 through 5, discuss the Program [Page 11539] $3.6 million to $3.0 million. This
specific TA activities that will be reflects a more accurate assessment of
carried out during the term of the grant. On page 11548, section V.A.1.b.(2),
third column, HUD is clarifying the the amount of funds available for this
These activities need to relate to the grant program.
eligible activities listed in Section III.C. term ‘‘current or previous grantee’’ by
On page 11562, section IV.B.1.g.(5)(b),
of the CD–TA program NOFA. Because adding ‘‘awarded funds in FY 2002 or
right column, HUD is correcting the
the NOFA, as published on March 13, later.’’
checklist for the budget to include the
2007, inadvertently requires applicants On page 11549, section V.A.2., first
budget narrative, which was
for local TA to relate activities to the column, first full paragraph, HUD is
inadvertently omitted from the
national HMIS priorities, HUD is correcting the HUDuser Web site
checklist. This correction makes the
clarifying the local TA priorities in this address, which may be used to verify
checklist consistent with the
notice. income data submitted to HUD.
requirement on page 11565, section
The second revision implemented by On page 11552, section V.A.4., second V.A.3.c.(5)(b), second column.
this notice clarifies the HOME TA funds column, third full paragraph, first These corrections are reflected in the
that are available under the CD–TA sentence, HUD is correcting the instructions found on Grants.gov.
NOFA. In the NOFA, HUD inadvertently minimum match requirement for the Applicants must download the
stated that a single applicant Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control and instructions to receive all forms and
organization is limited to 20 percent of Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration instructions related to this NOFA.
the $18,000,000 made available for programs to be 10 percent. This Applicants are encouraged to read the
HOME and CHDO TA in FY 2007. correction makes this statement instructions on Grants.gov prior to
However, by statute, this amount is consistent with other statements in the submitting their applications.
limited to amounts that are appropriated NOFA (e.g., page 11540, section I.B.3,
and does not include other available left column; page 11541, section III.B., F. Lead Outreach Program [Page 11568]
funds. As a result, HUD is revising the left column; and page 11543, section On page 11568, HUD is correcting the
CD–TA NOFA to state that a single III.C.3.a., left column). title by deleting line 5, ‘‘Technical
applicant organization is limited to 20 On page 11552, section V.A.4., third Studies NOFA’’. Mentioning the
percent of the $9.9 million appropriated column, HUD is correcting the table Technical Studies NOFA in the title
in FY 2007. header to read ‘‘LEAP.’’ This correction implies that the Lead Outreach NOFA
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This amendment contains information makes the header of the table at the top and Technical Studies NOFA are
that applicants for local homeless TA of the third column consistent with the connected, which is not the case.
and HOME TA need to complete last header of the table in second This correction is reflected in the
adequately their applications. Those column, which continues in the third instructions found on Grants.gov.
applicants who have already submitted column. Applicants must download the

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instructions to receive all forms and Consolidated Plan. Applicants may priority to provide the complete title of
instructions related to this NOFA. satisfy this requirement by submitting a the policy priority, which is ‘‘Providing
Applicants are encouraged to read the copy of the signed PHA Certification of Increased Homeownership and Rental
instructions on Grants.gov prior to Compliance for their current Annual Opportunities for Low- and Moderate-
submitting their applications. PHA Plan. Income Persons, Persons with
This correction is reflected in the Disabilities, the Elderly, Minorities, and
G. Healthy Homes Demonstration Grant
instructions found on Grants.gov. Families with Limited English
Program [Page 11578]
Applicants must download the Proficiency.’’
On page 11578, HUD is correcting the instructions to receive all forms and On page 11630, section II.C.b.(10),
header by deleting line 5, ‘‘Technical instructions related to this NOFA. second column, HUD is deleting
Studies NOFA’’. Mentioning the Applicants are encouraged to read the ‘‘program outreach’’ from the list of
Technical Studies NOFA implies that instructions on Grants.gov prior to administrative costs and adding it to the
the Healthy Homes Demonstration submitting their applications. list of eligible activities in section
NOFA and Technical Studies NOFA are II.C.b.(11).
connected, which is not the case. I. ROSS—Elderly/Persons With On page 11630, section III.C.2.a., third
On page 11584, section IV.B.7., first Disabilities Program [Page 11610] column, HUD is removing the
column, second bullet, second listed On page 11614, section III.C.1., requirement for match-related letters of
submission requirement, HUD is second column, HUD is adding commitment, memoranda of
correcting the checklist’s identification ‘‘program outreach to participants’’ to understanding, and tribal resolutions to
of the detailed budget worksheet from the list of eligible activities. be on letterhead. HUD is also deleting
Form HUD–424-CB, ‘‘Grant Application On page 11614, section III.C.2.a., third the duplicative statement in the same
Detailed Budget,’’ to Form HUD–424– column, HUD is removing the sentence that such documents must be
CBW, ‘‘Grant Application Detailed requirement for match-related letters of signed by a person authorized to
Budget Worksheet’’. This correction commitment, memoranda of commit the matching resources. The
makes the checklist consistent with understanding, and tribal resolutions to signature requirement is set forth in the
rating factor 3 (page 11588, section be on letterhead. HUD is also deleting immediately preceding sentence and is
V.A.2.c.(3), left column), in which the the duplicative statement in the same not affected by this change. The
applicant is asked to provide the sentence that such documents must be requirement that letters of support from
worksheet. signed by a person authorized to Resident Associations and PHAs must
On page 11584, section IV.B.7., first commit the matching resources. The be on letterhead is also unaffected by
column, second bullet, HUD is signature requirement is set forth in the this change.
correcting the checklist by adding the immediately preceding sentence and is On page 11632, section III.C.4.c.(3),
budget narrative to the list of materials not affected by this change. The second column, HUD is deleting the
required to be submitted in response to requirement that letters of support from statement that joint applications
rating factors. This correction makes the Resident Associations and PHAs must involving nonprofit organizations must
checklist consistent with Rating Factor be on letterhead is also unaffected by include evidence of resident support for
3 (page 11588, section V.A.2.c.(3), this change. the nonprofit organization. The
center column), in which the applicant On page 11616, section III.C.4.c.(3), requirement for nonprofit non-lead
is asked to provide the 4-page second column, HUD is deleting the applicants to submit letters of support is
(maximum) budget narrative. repetitive statements that joint already stated in section III.C.4.c.(1).
On page 11588, section V.A.2.c.(3), applications involving nonprofit On page 11634, section IV.E.3., first
second column, HUD is clarifying the organizations must include evidence of column, HUD is deleting ‘‘program
requirement for the budget package to resident support for the nonprofit outreach’’ from the list of administrative
include a budget narrative, as well as organization. The requirement for costs.
the budget itself, for any sub-grantee nonprofit non-lead applicants to submit On page 11636, section
proposed to receive more than 10 letters of support is already stated in V.A.1.c.(1)(a)(i), third column, HUD is
percent of the total federal budget section III.C.4.c.(1). increasing the total number of points
request. This will clarify the These corrections are reflected in the available for involving community
requirement on page 11583, section instructions found on Grants.gov. partners in the delivery of services from
IV.B.6.c., right column, and inform Applicants must download the 4 to 6. HUD is making this change so
applicants that a separate budget instructions to receive all forms and that the total points available for the
proposal should be provided for certain instructions related to this NOFA. criterion, Specific Services and/or
sub-recipients. Applicants are encouraged to read the Activities, will correctly add up to 12.
These corrections are reflected in the instructions on Grants.gov prior to These corrections are reflected in the
instructions found on Grants.gov. submitting their applications. instructions found on Grants.gov.
Applicants must download the Applicants must download the
instructions to receive all forms and J. ROSS Family and Homeownership instructions to receive all forms and
instructions related to this NOFA. Program [Page 11625] instructions related to this NOFA.
Applicants are encouraged to read the On page 11628, section II.A.5., first Applicants are encouraged to read the
instructions on Grants.gov prior to column, HUD is correcting the instructions on Grants.gov prior to
submitting their applications. misstatement that the total funding submitting their applications.
amounts described are for ROSS—
H. Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Elderly/Persons with Disabilities grants. K. Self-Help Homeownership
Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program The correction clarifies that the total Opportunity Program [Page 11649]
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Coordinators [Page 11593] funding amounts are for ROSS—Family On page 11656, section V.A., first
On page 11595, section IV.B.1., third and Homeownership grants. column, under paragraph d. of
column, HUD is clarifying applicants’ On page 11629, section II.C.1.a., first Submission Requirements for Rating
obligation to submit form HUD–2991, column, first partial paragraph, HUD is Factor 3, HUD is adding a requirement
Certification of Consistency with the correcting the reference to HUD’s policy that applicants must state how the sales

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price for SHOP-assisted units is of points available for the suitability of O. The Early Doctoral Student Research
established. HUD is also modifying an the site from 10 to 8. Program and Doctoral Dissertation
existing, related requirement. With this On page 11713, section V.A.3.c.(2)(a), Research Grant Program [Page 11758]
change, applicants must demonstrate third column, HUD is clarifying the first On page 11760, section II.C.1, HUD is
how, rather than simply the extent to of three enumerated statistical clarifying that indirect costs are not
which, SHOP funds, sweat equity, and conditions in which a neighborhood eligible costs under the Early Doctoral
other contributed resources reduce the meets the definition of a ‘‘minority Student Research Program or the
average sales price below the appraised neighborhood (area of minority Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant
value of the home or the market value concentration).’’ Program.
of comparable housing in the On page 11713, section V.A.3.c.(2)(b), This correction is reflected in the
neighborhood. third column, HUD is clarifying the instructions found on Grants.gov.
On page 11659, section VI.A.1., second of three enumerated statistical Applicants must download the
second column, HUD is adding an conditions in which a neighborhood instructions to receive all forms and
additional basis on which it may fund meets the definition of a ‘‘minority instructions related to this NOFA.
less than the amount requested by an neighborhood (area of minority Applicants are encouraged to read the
applicant. concentration).’’ instructions on Grants.gov prior to
These corrections are reflected in the These corrections are reflected in the submitting their applications.
instructions found on Grants.gov. instructions found on Grants.gov. Accordingly, in the Notice of HUD’s
Applicants must download the Applicants must download the FY 2007 NOFA General Section,
instructions to receive all forms and instructions to receive all forms and beginning at 72 FR 2395, in the issue of
instructions related to this NOFA. instructions related to this NOFA. January 18, 2007, the following
Applicants are encouraged to read the Applicants are encouraged to read the corrections are made.
instructions on Grants.gov prior to instructions on Grants.gov prior to
submitting their applications. 1. General Section
submitting their applications.
L. Housing Opportunities for Persons On page 2409, section V.A.1.b., first
N. Section 811 Supportive Housing for column, at the beginning of the
With AIDS Persons With Disabilities [Page 11719] paragraph following ‘‘Factor 5:
On page 11663, section II.A., first Achieving Results and Program
On page 11724, section
column, HUD is reducing to $2.3 Evaluation,’’ add the following
III.C.2.b.(3)(d)(ii), first column, HUD is
million its estimate of funds that will be sentence:
extending the deadline for receipt by the
available after it makes awards based on When responding to Rating Factor 1,
local HUD office of the Phase II
renewal applications for existing Capacity, applicants should not include
Environmental Site Assessment to July
projects. HUD has received more social security numbers on any resumes
23, 2007.
applications for renewal than it had submitted to HUD.
anticipated. On page 11724, section
III.C.2.b.(3)(d)(iii), first column, HUD is On page 2416, section VIII.F., second
M. Section 202 Supportive Housing for extending the deadline for receipt by the column, add the following new section
the Elderly Program [Page 11697] local HUD office of the description of VIII.F.3.:
On page 11702, section the extent of the contamination and the 3. Eminent Domain
III.C.2.b.(3)(c)(ii), third column, HUD is plan for clean-up of the site to July 23,
The Revised Continuing
extending the deadline for receipt by the 2007.
Appropriations Resolution, 2007 (Pub.
local HUD office of Phase II On page 11740, section V.B.4.(c), first L. 110–5, approved February 15, 2007)
Environmental Site Assessments to July column, first full paragraph, HUD is was enacted after publication of the
16, 2007. correcting the first funding priority for General Section and made HUD’s FY
On page 11702, section any funds remaining after the 2007 appropriated funds subject to the
III.C.2.b.(3)(c)(iii), third column, HUD is Multifamily HUB selection process is same conditions imposed on its FY 2006
extending the deadline for receipt by the completed. HUD will use the residual funds. Section 726 of the
local HUD office of the description of funds first to fund Way Station, Transportation, Treasury, Housing and
the extent of the contamination and the Incorporated, an FY 2006 applicant that Urban Development, the Judiciary, and
plan for clean-up of the site to July 16, was not funded due to an administrative Independent Agencies Appropriations
2007. error. The funding priorities that were Act, 2006 (Pub. L. 109–115, approved
On page 11712, section V.A.1., first previously designated as first and November 30, 2005) states that no funds
column, HUD is increasing the number second priorities are now redesignated made available under the Act may be
of points available under Rating Factor as second and third priorities, used to support any federal, state, or
1, Capacity of the Applicant and respectively, for any remaining funds. local projects that seek to use the power
Relevant Organizational Staff, from 23 On page 11740, section VI.C.1., third of eminent domain, unless eminent
to 25 points. column, HUD is deleting a sentence domain is employed only for a public
On page 11712, section V.A.1.a., fragment that was mistakenly included use. This limitation applies to FY 2007
second column, HUD is increasing the in the section on reporting appropriated funds.
number of points available for the requirements. For purposes of this provision, public
experience and capacity criteria These corrections are reflected in the use shall not be construed to include
described from 13 to 15. instructions found on Grants.gov. economic development that primarily
On page 11713, section V.A.3., second Applicants must download the benefits private entities.
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column, HUD is decreasing the number instructions to receive all forms and Further, any use of funds for mass
of points available under rating Factor 3, instructions related to this NOFA. transit, railroad, airport, seaport or
Soundness of Approach, from 47 to 45. Applicants are encouraged to read the highway projects, as well as utility
On page 11713, section V.A.3.c., third instructions on Grants.gov prior to projects which benefit or serve the
column, HUD is decreasing the number submitting their applications. general public (including energy-

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related, communication-related, water- provisions, costs are reasonable and F. Dates: The application deadline
related and wastewater-related necessary for operating these programs, date is June 22, 2007.
infrastructure), other structures and funds are not to be used for general On page 11444, section III.C.1.c.,
designated for use by the general public expenses required to carry out other second column, the last sentence in the
or which have other common-carrier or responsibilities of a state or its paragraph is revised by adding the word
public-utility functions that serve the subrecipients. ‘‘National’’ at the beginning of the
general public and are subject to OMB Circular A–110 (Uniform sentence to read as follows:
regulation and oversight by the Administrative Requirements for Grants ‘‘National TA activities are focused on
government, and projects for the and Agreements with Institutions of these priorities that result in measurable
removal of an immediate threat to Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other performance output and outcomes.’’
public health and safety or brownfield Non-Profit Organizations) sets forth On page 11444, section II.C.1., second
as defined in the Small Business standards for obtaining consistency and column, redesignate section II.C.1.c. as
Liability Relief and Brownfields uniformity among federal agencies in section II.C.1.c.(1). In redesignated
Revitalization Act (Pub. L. 107–118) the administration of grants to and section II.C.1.c.(1), further redesignate
shall be considered a public use for agreements with institutions of higher paragraphs (1) through (5) as paragraphs
purposes of eminent domain. education, hospitals, and other non- (a) through (e).
On page 2416, section VIII., third profit organizations. This circular On page 11444, section II.C.1.c.,
column, add the following new section specifies the conditions for which funds center column, after redesignated
VIII.I.: may be used for cost sharing or paragraph (e) of national priorities, add
matching and provides that federal the following:
I. Office of Management and Budget (2) Additionally, local TA activities
Circular Compliance funds shall not be accepted as cost
sharing or matching except where are focused on these priorities:
On February 15, 2007, President Bush (a) Capacity building for CoCs,
authorized by federal statute to be used
signed into law the Revised Continuing including facilitating the exchange of
for cost sharing or matching.
Appropriations Resolution, 2007 (Pub. information that would help CoCs,
L. 110–5, approved February 15, 2007) OMB Circular A–87 (Cost Principles grantees and project sponsors carry out
(CR), which provided FY 2007 for State, Local, and Indian Tribal the purposes of the McKinney-Vento
appropriations for the majority of Governments) establishes principles and Act homeless assistance programs, and
federal departments and agencies. For standards for determining costs for assisting in identifying and overcoming
the federal departments and agencies federal awards carried out through barriers to the CoC’s success in doing so.
funded by this CR, the CR restricts the grants, cost reimbursement contracts, Deliverables for this technical assistance
programs and activities of these and other agreements with states and should include agenda(s), meeting
departments and agencies largely to FY local governments and federally- minutes, written summary report(s)
2006 funding levels. The Office of recognized Indian tribal governments including reports on the barriers and
Management and Budget (OMB) has (governmental units). This circular methods of overcoming them, next steps
issued guidance to federal departments provides that an allowable cost under a with responsible party(ies) identified,
and agencies regarding administration federal award does not include a cost and time lines.
of funds appropriated by the CR. (See sharing or matching requirement of any (b) Assisting CoCs, grantees and
OMB Memorandum (M–07–10) issued other federal award in the applicable project sponsors to improve access to
February 15, 2007.) funding period, except as specifically mainstream systems of care for
In this guidance, OMB emphasizes the provided by federal law or regulation. homeless persons. Deliverables for this
importance of agencies adhering to OMB Circular A–122 (Cost Principles technical assistance should include
existing statutes, regulations, and for Non-Profit Organizations) establishes agenda(s), meeting minutes, written
Administration policy with respect to principles for determining costs of summary report(s), next steps with
promoting and providing for grants, contracts, and other agreements responsible party(ies) identified, and
competition in soliciting offers and with non-profit organizations. This time lines.
awarding contracts and competitive circular provides, similar to OMB (c) Assisting grantees and project
grants. With respect to HUD’s FY 2007 Circular A–87, that an allowable cost sponsors with understanding program
SuperNOFA, it is important to note that under a federal award does not include requirements and monitoring standards,
the following OMB circulars are a cost sharing or matching requirement including sound fiscal and financial
applicable, and particular note should of any other federally-financed program management practices, assessment of
be given to the provisions concerning in the applicable funding period. sub-recipients and providing TA to help
the use of federal funds for matching Applicants for funding under HUD’s CoCs assess grantees, project sponsors
requirements. FY 2007 SuperNOFA are reminded of and individual projects.
OMB Circular A–102 (Grants and the importance of confirming that any (d) Presenting curriculums, in person
Cooperative Agreements with State and federal grant funds that they intend to or via interactive web presentations,
Local Governments) establishes use as a matching share are available to that were developed for HUD
consistency and uniformity among be used as matching funds under Headquarters.
federal agencies in the management of applicable statutes and regulations. Materials developed for a single-use
grants and cooperative agreements with In the Notice of HUD’s FY 2007 technical assistance engagement (e.g.
state, local, and federally recognized SuperNOFA, beginning at 72 FR 11433, agenda, CoC strategic planning, etc.) do
Indian tribal governments. The circular in the issue of March 13, 2007, the not need HUD Headquarters review.
provides that state and local following corrections are made. However, any materials developed as
administration of federal funds must part of a curriculum or developed to
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2. Community Development Technical


include fiscal and administrative serve more than one CoC, must receive
Assistance (CD–TA) Program NOFA
requirements that are sufficiently HUD Headquarters review and approval
specific to ensure that: Funds are used On page 11441, Overview before being used.
in compliance with all applicable Information, section F., first column, is On page 11445, section IV.E., third
federal statutory and regulatory revised to read as follows: column, the last sentence in the second

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paragraph under section IV.E is revised F. Dates: The application deadline 10. Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control
to read as follows: date is June 13, 2007. Applications must Grant Program; Lead Hazard Reduction
In addition, funding under either be received and validated by Grants.gov Demonstration Grant Program; and
HOME or CHDO (HOME) TA to any by 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the Operation Lead Elimination Action
single organization is limited to 20 deadline date. Please be sure to read the Program
percent of the $9.9 million appropriated General Section for electronic On page 11539, Overview
for HOME and CHDO (HOME) TA in FY application submission and receipt Information, section F., first column, is
2007. requirements. revised to read as follows:
3. Indian Community Development F. Dates: The application deadline
7. Tribal Colleges and Universities
Block Grant Program for Indian Tribes date is June 15, 2007. Applications
and Alaska Native Villages Program (TCUP)
submitted through http://
On page 11450, Overview On page 11498, Overview www.grants.gov must be received and
Information, section F., first column, is Information, section F., first column, is validated by grants.gov no later than
revised to read as follows: revised to read as follows: 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the
F. Dates: Application Deadline: application deadline date. See Section
F. Dates: The application deadline IV of the General Section, regarding
Applications must be received and
date is June 13, 2007. Applications must application submission procedures and
validated no later than the deadline date
of June 20, 2007. Please see Section IV be received and validated by Grants.gov timely filing requirements.
of this NOFA for application submission by 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the On page 11548, section V.A.1.b.(2),
and timely receipt requirements. deadline date. Please be sure to read the third column, is clarified to read as
On page 11456, section IV.C.1., first General Section for electronic follows:
column, delete the following sentence: application submission and receipt (2) Current or previous grantees
If you are granted a waiver of the requirements. awarded funds in FY 2002 or later
electronic submission requirements, and under any of this NOFA’s programs:
are submitting a paper application, your 8. Fair Housing Initiatives Program
HUD will evaluate the applicant’s
completed application must be received (FHIP) quarterly performance reports for the
by HUD no later than 11:59:59 p.m. on On page 11507, Overview most recent four (4) quarters, and award
the application deadline date. Information, section F., first column, is a maximum of 10 points based on the
On page 11456, section IV.C.1., first performance ratings.
revised to read as follows:
column, the first complete sentence is On page 11549, section V.A.2., first
revised to read as follows: F. Dates: The application deadline column, first full paragraph, the second
The application deadline date is June date is June 13, 2007. Applications must Web site address is corrected to read as
20, 2007. be received and validated by Grants.gov follows: http://www.huduser.org/
4. Historically Black Colleges and no later than 11:59:59 pm on the datasets/il/il07/index.html.
Universities (HBCU) Program application deadline date. Please see the On page 11552, section V.A.4., second
General Section of the SuperNOFA (the column, third full paragraph, first
On page 11468, Overview General Section) for information on sentence, is corrected to read as follows:
Information, section F., first column, is
electronic deadline and timeliness LBPHC and LHRD applicants will be
revised to read as follows:
F. Dates: The application deadline requirements. given higher points for leveraged
date is June 13, 2007. Applications must On page 11513, section IV.C., first contributions that the applicant
be received and validated by Grants.gov column, the first complete sentence is commits over and above the 10 percent
by 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the revised to read as follows: statutory match requirement.
deadline date. Please be sure to read the On page 11552, section V.A.4., third
Applications must be received and column, the table header is corrected to
General Section for electronic validated by http://www.grants.gov/
application submission and receipt read ‘‘LEAP’’.
applicants/apply_for_grants.jsp no later On page 11553, section V.B.2.b., third
requirements.
than 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the column, is corrected to read as follows:
5. Hispanic-Serving Institutions application deadline date of June 13, b. The maximum number of points to
Assisting Communities (HSIAC) 2007, to be considered timely filed. be awarded is 100 plus two bonus
Program points as described in the General
9. Housing Counseling Program Section and above. A minimum of 75
On page 11478, Overview
information, section F, left column, is On page 11525, Overview points is required for award.
revised to read as follows: Information, section F., first column, is 11. Lead Technical Studies and Healthy
F. Dates: The application deadline revised to read as follows: Homes Technical Studies (combined)
date is June 13, 2007. Applications must Grant Program
be received and validated by Grants.gov F. Dates: The application deadline
by 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the date is June 14, 2007. Applications On page 11557, Overview
deadline date. Please be sure to read the submitted through http:// Information, section F., first column, is
General Section for electronic www.grants.gov must be received and revised to read as follows:
application submission and receipt validated by grants.gov no later than F. Dates: The application deadline
requirements. 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the date is June 15, 2007. Applications must
application deadline date. See Section be received and validated by Grants.gov
6. Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian IV of the General Section, regarding no later than 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time
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Institutions Assisting Communities application submission procedures and on the application deadline date. See
(AN/NHIAC) Program Section IV of the General Section,
timely filing requirements.
On page 11488, Overview regarding application submission
Information, section F., first column, is procedures and timely filing
revised to read as follows: requirements.

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On page 11557, Overview On page 11588, section V.A.2.c.(3), Letters of commitment, memoranda of
Information, section G.2., left column, is last sentence, second column, is understanding (MOUs), or tribal
corrected to read as follows: corrected to read as follows: resolutions must be on organization
2. Available funding: HUD anticipates Include a separate, detailed budget letterhead, and signed by a person
that approximately $5.0 million will be and budget narrative for any sub-grantee authorized to make the stated
available. Of this, approximately $3.0 proposed to receive more than 10 commitment, whether it be in cash or
million is for Lead Technical Studies percent of the total federal budget in-kind services.
and approximately $2.0 million is for request. On page 11616, section III.C.4.c(3),
Healthy Homes Technical Studies. 14. Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) second column, delete the following
On page 11558 section II.A, second Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program two sentences:
column, first sentence, is corrected to Coordinators Joint applications involving nonprofit
read as follows: organizations must also provide
Approximately $3.0 million in Fiscal On page 11593, Overview evidence of resident support (the RA)
Year 2007 funds are available for Lead Information, section F., first column, is or, if the RA is inactive, the RAB. (If the
Technical Studies. revised to read as follows: support letter is from the RAB, the
On page 11562, section IV.B.1.g.(5)(b), F. Dates: The application deadline
applicant must also provide a support
third column, is corrected to read as date is June 14, 2007. Please see the
letter from the PHAs or tribes/TDHEs.)
follows: General Section for timely receipt
(b) Form–424–CBW (Budget requirements. 17. ROSS Family and Homeownership
Worksheet) and a budget narrative. On page 11595, section IV.B.1, third Program
column, after the first complete
12. Lead Outreach Program sentence, add the following sentence: On page 11626, Overview
Applicants may satisfy this Information, section F., first column, is
On page 11568, the title is corrected revised to read as follows:
by deleting line 5, ‘‘Technical Studies requirement to submit HUD–2991,
Certification of Consistency with the F. Dates. The application deadline
NOFA’’. date is July 20, 2007. Applications
On page 11569, Overview Consolidated Plan, by submitting a copy
of the signed PHA Certification of submitted through http://
Information, section F., first column, is www.grants.gov must be received and
revised to read as follows: Compliance for their current Annual
PHA Plan. validated by grants.gov no later than
F. Dates: The application deadline 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the
date is June 15, 2007. Applications must 15. Rural Housing and Economic application deadline date. The
be received and validated by Grants.gov Development (RHED) Program validation process may take up to 72
no later than 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time hours.
On page 11601, Overview
on the application deadline date. See
Information, section F., is revised to On page 11628, section II.A.5., bottom
Section IV of the General Section,
read as follows: of first column, the last complete
regarding application submission F. Application Date: The application sentence is revised to read as follows:
procedures and timely filing deadline date is June 13, 2007. HUD expects to award a total of
requirements. Applications submitted through http:// approximately $30,000,000 in ROSS
13. Healthy Homes Demonstration Grant www.grants.gov must be received and Family and Homeownership grants in
Program validated by Grants.gov no later than FY 2007.
11:59:59 p.m. Eastern time on the On page 11629, section III.C.1.a., first
On page 11578, the title is corrected
application deadline date. The column, first partial paragraph, delete
by deleting line 5, ‘‘Technical Studies validation process may take up to 72
NOFA’’. ‘‘* * *’’ and add in its place ‘‘,Persons
hours. with Disabilities, the Elderly,
On page 11579, Overview
Information, section F., first column, is 16. ROSS—Elderly/Persons With Minorities, and Families with Limited
revised to read as follows: Disabilities Program English Proficiency.’’
F. Dates: The application deadline On page 11630, section III.C.1.b.(10),
On page 11611, Overview second column, delete ‘‘program
date is June 15, 2007. Applications must Information, section F., first column, is
be received and validated by Grants.gov outreach’’ from the list of administrative
revised to read as follows:
no later than 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time costs.
F. Dates. The application deadline
on the application deadline date. See date is August 10, 2007. Applications On page 11630, section III.C.1.b., third
the General Section IV, regarding submitted through http:// column, add the following section
application submission procedures and www.grants.gov must be received and II.C.b.(11):
timely filing requirements. validated by Grants.gov no later than (11) Program outreach to participants.
On page 11584, section IV.B.7, first 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the When selecting this activity, applicants
column, second bullet, the second listed application deadline date. Please note should use ‘‘other’’ in the Logic Model
submission requirement is corrected to that validation may take up to 72 hours. and then enter ‘‘program outreach to
read as follows: On page 11614, section III.C.1, second participants.’’ For the unit of measure,
Form HUD–424–CBW, ‘‘Grant column, add the following section applicants should enter ‘‘households’’
Application Detailed Budget III.C.1.t.: in the dialogue box.
Worksheet’’ (HUD Detailed Budget t. Program outreach to participants. On page 11630, section III.C.2.a., third
Worksheet Form on Grants.gov). When selecting this activity, applicants column, delete the following sentence:
On page 11584, section IV.B.7., first should use ‘‘other’’ in the Logic Model Letters of commitment, memoranda of
column, second bullet, is corrected by and then enter ‘‘program outreach to understanding (MOUs), or tribal
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adding a new submission requirement participants.’’ For the unit of measure, resolutions must be on organization
after the second listed submission applicants should enter ‘‘households’’ letterhead, and signed by a person
requirement: in the dialogue box. authorized to make the stated
Budget narrative (4-page maximum On page 11614, section III.C.2.a, third commitment, whether it be in cash or
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On page 11632, section III.C.4.c., Grants.gov on the application deadline On page 11684, section IV.C., second
second column, in the unnumbered date, which is June 22, 2007. column, is revised to read as follows:
paragraph following the paragraph On page 11656, section V.A., first
column, under paragraph d. of the C. Submission Date and Time
numbered c(3), delete the following
sentence: section labeled ‘‘Submission Application Submission Date. Unless
Joint applications involving nonprofit Requirements for Rating Factor 3,’’ you received a waiver to the electronic
organizations must also provide revise the first complete sentence to application submission requirements,
evidence of resident support or support read as follows: your completed ALCP application must
from local civic organizations or from State how the sales price for SHOP- be submitted via http://www.grants.gov/
units of local government. assisted units is established, and applicants/applyfor_grants.jsp and must
On page 11634, section IV.E.3., first demonstrate how the investment of be received and validated by Grants.gov
column, delete ‘‘program outreach’’ SHOP funds, the contribution of sweat no later than 11:59:59 eastern time on
from the list of eligible administrative equity and volunteer labor, donations the application deadline date (June 20,
costs. (e.g. land or building materials, etc.), in- 2007). (Refer to Section IV. of the
On page 11636, section kind contributions, and financing General Section for further instructions
V.A.1.c.(1)(a)(i), third column, is revised subsidies, reduces the average sales on the delivery and receipt of
to read as follows: price to the homebuyer below the applications.
(i) Involve community partners in the appraised value of the house or market
delivery of services (6 points); 22. Service Coordinators in Multifamily
value of comparable housing in the
An applicant will receive up to 6 Housing
neighborhood.
points if the applicant narrative On page 11659, section VI.A.1., On page 11690, Overview
describes the involvement of partner second column, add the following Information, section F., first column, is
organizations to deliver or support their section VI.A.1.c. before the final, revised to read as follows:
proposed programs. An applicant will unnumbered paragraph: F. Dates: The application deadline
receive up to 3 points if the applicant c. Fund less than the amount date is June 20, 2007. (All applications
narrative describes the existence of requested by any applicant after taking must be received and validated by
other community-based organizations in into consideration other amounts made www.grants.gov no later than 11:59:59
the area, but does not describe firm available in FY 2007 to the applicant p.m. Eastern Time on the application
connections between program activities under the Self-Help Homeownership deadline date. See submission details in
and the delivery or support of the Opportunity Program appropriation. the General Section.)
proposed program. An applicant will On page 11694, section IV.C., first
receive 0 points if the applicant does 20. Housing Opportunities for Persons column, is revised to read as follows:
not intend to involve any community With AIDS (HOPWA) C. Submission Dates and Times. The
partners in the delivery or support of On page 11662, Overview application deadline date is June 20,
their proposed program. Information, section F., first column, is 2007. (All applications must be received
revised to read as follows: and validated by www.grants.gov no
18. Public and Indian Housing Family F. Dates: The application deadline later than 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on
Self-Sufficiency (PH FSS) Program date is June 14, 2007. Applications the application deadline date. See
Coordinators submitted through http:// submission details in the General
On page 11643, Overview www.grants.gov must be received and Section.)
Information, section F., first column, is validated by Grants.gov no later than
23. Section 202 Supportive Housing for
revised to read as follows: 11:59:59 eastern time on the application
the Elderly Program
F. Application Deadline: The deadline date. The validation process
application deadline date is June 29, may take up to 72 hours. Refer to the On page 11698, Overview
2007. Please see the General Section for General Section for application Information, section F., first column, is
application submission, delivery, and submission and timely receipt revised to read as follows:
timely receipt requirements. requirements. F. Dates: The application deadline
On page 11663, section II.A., first date is June 15, 2007. Applications must
19. Self-Help Homeownership be received and validated by Grants.gov
column, is revised to read as follows:
Opportunity Program A. Total. The total available HOPWA by 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the
On page 11650, Overview competitive funding in FY 2007 is deadline date. Please be sure to read the
Information, section F., first column, is approximately $28,463,000. After first General Section for electronic
revised to read as follows: awarding funds to renew existing application submission and receipt
F. Dates: The application deadline HOPWA permanent housing projects in requirements.
date for electronic submission and FY 2007, HUD estimates that On page 11702, section
validation in Grants.gov is June 22, approximately $2.3 million will be III.C.2.b.(3)(c)(ii), third column, the last
2007. Applications submitted through available for new projects. sentence is revised to read as follows:
http://www.grants.gov must be received In order for your application to be
and validated by grants.gov no later 21. Assisted Living Conversion Program considered for review under this FY
than 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the for Eligible Multifamily Projects 2007 funding competition, the Phase II
application deadline date. The On page 11677, Overview must be received by the local HUD
validation process may take up to 72 Information, section F., first column, is office on or before July 16, 2007.
hours. revised to read as follows: On page 11702, section
On page 11654, section IV.C., first F. Dates: Applications must be III.C.2.b(3)(c)(iii), third column, the
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column, the first sentence is revised to received and validated by Grants.gov no second to last sentence before the note
read as follows: later than 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time on is revised to read as follows:
The electronic application must be June 20, 2007. See the General Section In order for your application to be
received and validated no later than for specific instructions regarding considered for review under this FY
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information must be received by the In order for your application to be read the General Section for electronic
local HUD office on or before July 16, considered as an application with site submission and receipt requirements.
2007. control, the Phase II must be received in On page 11760, section II.C.1., is
On page 11712, section V.A.1., first the local HUD office on or before July revised to read as follows:
column, in the section heading delete 23, 2007. 1. Eligible Activities. Grant funds
‘‘(23 points)’’ and replace with ‘‘(25 On page 11724, section awarded under this NOFA must be used
points).’’ III.C.2.b.(3)(d)(iii), first column, the last to support direct costs incurred in the
On page 11712, section V.A.1.a., sentence before the note is revised to timely completion of the research
second column, delete ‘‘(13 points)’’ and read as follows: product. Eligible costs include stipends,
replace with ‘‘(15 points)’’. In order for your application to be computer software, purchase of data,
On page 11713, section V.A.3., second considered as an application with site travel expenses to collect data,
column, in the section heading, delete control, this information must be transcription services, and
‘‘(47 points)’’ and replace with ‘‘(45 received by the appropriate local HUD compensation for interviews. Indirect
points)’’. office on or before July 23, 2007. costs are not eligible costs.
On page 11713, section V.A.3.c., third On page 11740, section V.B.4.(c), first
column, first full paragraph, delete the 26. Funding Availability for Continuum
column, delete ‘‘(10 points)’’ and of Care (CoC) Homeless Assistance
replace with ‘‘(8 points)’’. second and third sentences and replace
with the following: Programs
On page 11713, section V.A.3.c.(2)(a),
HUD headquarters will use these On page 11743, Overview
third column, is revised to read as
residual funds first to fund Way Station, Information, section F., first column, is
follows:
Incorporated in the jurisdiction of the revised to read as follows:
The neighborhood’s percentage of Baltimore, MD Multifamily Program
persons of a particular racial or ethnic F. Dates: Applications must be
Center, a FY 2006 application that was submitted no later than June 15, 2007.
minority is at least 20 percentage points not funded due to an administrative
higher than the percentage of that Please see Section IV of this NOFA for
error relative to the project size limit. application submission and timely
particular racial or ethnic minority in Second, HUD Headquarters will use the
the housing market area. receipt requirements.
residual funds to restore units to On page 11751, section C.1., first
On page 11713, section V.A.3.c.(2)(b), projects reduced by the HUD
third column, is revised to read as column, revise the first complete
Multifamily Program Center or sentence to read as follows:
follows: Multifamily Hub as a result of the Your completed application must be
The neighborhood’s total percentage instructions for using their residual submitted on or before June 15, 2007 to
of minority persons is at least 20 funds. Third, HUD Headquarters will the addresses shown below.
percentage points higher than the total use these funds for selecting additional
percentage of minorities in the housing applications based on HUD Program 27. Housing Counseling Training
market area. Centers’ rankings, beginning with the On page 11767, Overview
24. Section 811 Supportive Housing for highest rated application nationwide in Information, section F., first column, is
Persons With Disabilities Category A. revised to read as follows:
On page 11740, section VI.C.1., third F. Dates: The application deadline
On page 11719, Overview column, delete, ‘‘Based on the date is June 14, 2007. Applications
Information, section F., first column, is information you provided in the submitted through http://
revised to read as follows: Program Outcome Logic Model’’. www.grants.gov must be received and
F. Dates: Application deadline date: validated by grants.gov no later than
June 21, 2007. Application must be 25. The Early Doctoral Student Research
Program and Doctoral Dissertation 11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the
received and validated by Grants.gov by application deadline date. See Section
11:59:59 p.m. eastern time on the Research Grant Program
IV of the General Section, regarding
deadline date. Refer to Section IV. On page 11759, Overview application submission procedures and
below and the General Section for Information, section F., first column, is timely filing requirements.
information on application submission revised to read as follows:
requirements. F. Dates: The application deadline Dated: May 8, 2007.
On page 11724, section date is June 13, 2007. Applications must Keith A. Nelson,
III.C.2.b.(3)(d)(ii), first column, the last be received and validated by Grants.gov Assistant Secretary for Administration.
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