Title 7--AGRICULTURE
Chapter XVIII--RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE


1806.1 General. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 1989; 42 U.S.C. 1480; 42 U.S.C. 2942; 5 U.S.C. 301; delegation of authority by the Sec. of Agri., 7 CFR 2.23; delegation...


1806.2 Companies and policies. Property insurance policies or other evidence of insurance will be accepted from borrowers when the requirements outlined herein...


1806.3 Coverage requirements. The County Supervisor should encourage the borrower for his own protection to insure for their depreciated replacement value...


1806.4 Examining and general servicing of insurance. (a) Examination by county office of policies, endorsements, binders, and other evidence of insurance....


1806.5 Losses. (a) Protecting property. It is the responsibility of the borrower to immediately notify the County Supervisor and insurance company or agent...


1806.6 Failure of borrower to provide insurance. When a borrower fails to provide and maintain property insurance which meets the requirements set forth in Sec....


1806.21 General. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 1989; 42 U.S.C. 1480; 40 U.S.C. 442; 42 U.S.C. 2942; 5 U.S.C. 301; delegation of authority by the Sec. of Agri., 38...


1806.22 Areas of responsibility. (a) Federal Insurance Administration (FIA). (1) Identify and publish information with respect to all areas in the country which...


1806.23 Definitions. For the purpose of this subpart, the following definitions apply: (a) Financial assistance means any form of direct, insured...


1806.24 Eligibility. In addition to an applicant meeting the requirements for the type of financial assistance requested, the following requirements...


1806.25 Conditions. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 financial assistance may be extended to eligible applicants meeting the...


1806.26 Coverage and premium rates. Exhibit A sets forth limits of coverage and chargeable premium rates under the program. Insurance policies under the program can...


1806.27 Acceptable policies and servicing. The general acceptance of policies and servicing of insurance will be performed in accordance with Subpart A of...


1806.28 Borrowers required to escrow. For borrowers required to use escrow accounts for the payment of real estate taxes and insurance, the flood insurance premium...


Amortization, Guarantee Fee, Annual Charge, and Fixed Period Sec. 1810.1 Information concerning interest rates,...


Amortization, Guarantee Fee, Annual Charge, and Fixed Period Sec. 1810.2 Adjustment of interest rates for certain loans involving...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.261 General. Authority: Sec. 523, 82 Stat. 553, 42 U.S.C. 1490c; sec. 524,...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.262 Objective. The basic objective of RHS loans is to assist public or...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.263 Definitions. As used in this subpart: (a) A private...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.264 Eligibility requirements. (a) Eligibility of applicant. To be eligible for an...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.265 Loan purposes. RHS loans may be made to qualified applicants: ...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.266 Limitations. (a) Loan limits. No RHS loan(s) will be made to any...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.267 Special conditions. (a) Evidence of need. Loans will be made on the basis...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.268 Rates, terms, and source of funds. (a) Interest rate. Upon request of...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.269 Security. Each loan will be secured by a mortgage on the property purchased...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.270 Technical, legal, and other services. (a) Appraisals. The property will...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.271 Processing applications. (a) Application. The application will be in...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.272 Approval or disapproval of a loan. The provisions of part 1944, subpart E of...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.273 Actions subsequent to loan approval. After the loan is approved, actions to...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.274 Loan closing. (a) Applicable instructions. The complete loan docket will...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.275 Actions after sites are developed. The building sites will be sold on a...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.276 Subsequent RHS loans. A subsequent RHS loan is an RHS loan to an...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.277 Complaints regarding discrimination in opportunity to buy developed sites. ...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.278 Special requirements for RHS section 523 loans (loans to organizations...


Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1822.279 Loan supervision and servicing. Loan supervision will be provided...


1900.1 General. The authorities contained in this subpart apply to all assets, functions, and programs now or hereafter administered or serviced by...


1900.2 National office staff and state directors. The following officials of the Farmers Home Administration or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354,...


1900.3 State, district, and county office employees. The following officials and employees of the Farmers Home Administration or its successor agency under Public...


1900.4 Ratification. All written instruments affecting title to real or personal property, including but not limited to deeds, releases,...


1900.5 Assignment of cases. The State Director may, in writing, assign responsibilities and functions to a different office or staff position within the FmHA or...


1900.6 Chair, Loan Resolution Task Force. The Chair, Loan Resolution Task Force is delegated the following authorities, to be exercised until September 30, 1996: ...


1900.7 Effect on other regulations. This subpart does not revoke or modify any other delegation or redelegation, instruction, procedure, or regulation issued by,...


Sec. 1900.51 Definitions. Source: 60 FR 67318, Dec. 29, 1995, unless otherwise noted. Act means the Federal Crop Insurance Reform and Department...


Sec. 1900.52 General. This subpart specifies procedures for use by USDA personnel and program participants to ensure that full and complete consideration...


Sec. 1900.53 Applicability. (a) Appeals of adverse decisions covered by this subpart will be governed by 7 CFR part 11. [[Page 11]] ...


Sec. 1900.54 Effect on assistance pending appeal. (a) Assistance will not be discontinued pending the outcome of an appeal of a complete or partial...


Sec. 1900.55 Adverse action procedures. (a) If an applicant, guaranteed lender, a holder, borrower or grantee is adversely affected by a decision covered by...


Sec. 1900.56 Non-appealable decisions. The following are examples of decisions which are not appealable: (a) Decisions which do not fall within the scope...


1900.101 General. This subpart provides Agency policy concerning: (a) The applicability of Federal rather than State Law in the conduct of...


Sec. 1900.102 Applicable law. Loans made by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 are authorized and executed pursuant to Federal programs adopted...


Under Public Law 103 354 Assistance to Employees, Relatives, and Associates Sec. 1900.151 General. Source: 58 FR 224, Jan. 5, 1993, unless...


Under Public Law 103 354 Assistance to Employees, Relatives, and Associates Sec. 1900.152 Definitions. Applicant or borrower. All persons...


Under Public Law 103 354 Assistance to Employees, Relatives, and Associates Sec. 1900.153 Identifying and reporting an employee relationship. ...


Under Public Law 103 354 Assistance to Employees, Relatives, and Associates Sec. 1900.154 Determining the need for special handling. The State Director...


Under Public Law 103 354 Assistance to Employees, Relatives, and Associates Sec. 1900.155 Designating the processing/servicing official. (a) Designating...


Under Public Law 103 354 Assistance to Employees, Relatives, and Associates Sec. 1900.156 Special handling--processing. (a) [Reserved] ...


Requirements Sec. 1901.201 Purpose. Authority: 5 U.S.C. 301; 7 U.S.C. 1989; 40 U.S.C. 442; 42 U.S.C. 1480, 2942. This subpart...


Requirements Sec. 1901.202 Nondiscrimination in FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 programs. (a) Nondiscrimination by recipients...


Requirements Sec. 1901.203 Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 employees, FmHA or...


Requirements Sec. 1901.204 Compliance reviews. (a) Recipients subject to reviews. Recipients of the following kinds of loans and/or grants who...


Requirements Sec. 1901.204 Compliance reviews. (a) Recipients subject to reviews. Recipients of the following kinds of loans and/or grants who...
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Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.251 Purpose. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 470; 7 U.S.C. 1989; 42 U.S.C. 1480; 42...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.252 Policy. (a) The FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.253 Definitions. (a) Undertaking means any new or continuing projects...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.254 Scope. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.255 Historical and archeological assessments. (a) The FmHA or its...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.259 Actions to be taken when archeological properties are discovered...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.260 Coordination with other agencies. (a) When other Agencies are...


Historical and Archeological Properties Sec. 1901.262 State supplement. (a) The State Director shall be responsible...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.501 Purpose. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 1989; 42 U.S.C. 1480; delegation of authority by the Secretary of Agriculture, 7 CFR...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.502 Policy. It is the current policy to sell all certificates of beneficial ownership to the Federal Financing Bank...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.503 Definitions. (a) As used in Sec. Sec. 1901.505, 1901.507, 1901.508 and 1901.509 the following definitions...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.504 Authorities and responsibilities. The Administrator will approve all methods of FmHA or its successor agency...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.505 Certificates of beneficial ownership in FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 loans. (a) Special...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.506 Book-entry procedure for FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 securities--issuance and redemption...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.507 Certificates of beneficial ownership issued by the FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 Finance...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.508 Servicing of insured notes outstanding with investors. The Director, or the insured loan officer of the Finance Office,...


and Insured Notes Sec. 1901.509 Loss, theft, destruction, mutilation, or defacement of insured notes, insurance contracts, and certificates of...


Program Sec. 1901.651 Purpose. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 1989; 42 U.S.C. 1480; 42 U.S.C. 2942; 5 U.S.C. 301; sec. 10, Pub. L. 93-357, 88 Stat. 392; delegation...


Program Sec. 1901.652 Goals. The FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 American Indian Outreach Program is a concerted effort to: ...


Program Sec. 1901.653 Field action. State Coordinators of Indian activities appointed by State Directors will: (a) Maintain close liaison with...


Program Sec. 1901.654 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 publications. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354...


Program Sec. 1901.655 Reports. (a) State Directors will keep the National Office advised of any problems and obstacles in FmHA or its successor...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.1 General. Source: 46 FR 36106, July 14, 1981, unless otherwise noted. This subpart prescribes the policies...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.2 Policies concerning disbursement of funds. (a) The Automated Data Processing System (ADPS) will be utilized whenever possible...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.3 Procedures to follow in fund disbursement. (a) The District Director or County Supervisor will determine during loan approval...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.4 Establishing MFH reserve accounts in a supervised bank account. (a) General requirements. All MFH borrowers required to...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.6 Establishing supervised bank accounts. (a) Each borrower will be given an opportunity to choose the financial institution in...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.7 Pledging collateral for deposit of funds in supervised bank accounts. (a) Funds in excess of $100,000, per financial...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.9 Deposits. (a) Deposit by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 personnel. (1) Checks made payable solely to...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.10 Withdrawals. (a) The District Director or County Supervisor will not countersign checks on the supervised bank account for...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.11 District and county office records. A record of funds deposited in a supervised bank account will be maintained on Form FmHA or...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.14 Reconciliation of accounts. (a) A checking account statement will be obtained periodically in accordance with established...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.15 Closing accounts. When FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 loan or grant funds and those of any other...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.16 Request for withdrawals by State Director. When the State Director is requested to make written demand upon the...


and Other Funds Sec. 1902.50 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by the...


1910.1 General. Source: 53 FR 35671, Sept. 14, 1988, unless otherwise noted. [[Page 70]] This subpart prescribes the policies...


1910.2 Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA) and Regulation B. ECOA as amended, prohibits discrimination in credit based on sex, marital status, race,...


1910.3 Receiving applications. Applications for FSA or RHS assistance will ordinarily be filed in the County Office serving the area in which the...


1910.4 Processing applications. When obtaining information concerning applicants and evaluating their qualifications, FmHA or its successor agency...


1910.5 Evaluating applications. The following criteria will be considered in addition to the eligibility criteria in applicable program regulations. ...


1910.10 Preference. (a) Veterans. (1) Veteran's preference is given to any person applying for an RH, FO, SW, or OL loan who has been...


1910.11 Special requirements. (a) Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944. Section 512(a)(D) of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, as...


1910.50 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by the Office of Management and...


1910.51 Purpose. Source: 49 FR 40790, Oct. 18, 1984, unless otherwise noted. This subpart prescribes the policies and procedures of the...


1910.53 Policy. The County Supervisor will be responsible for ordering individual credit reports. These will be obtained on initial and rescheduled...


1910.101 Preface. Source: 52 FR 6498, Mar. 4, 1987, unless otherwise noted. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354...


Other Development Sec. 1924.1 Purpose. Source: 52 FR 8002, Mar. 13, 1987, unless otherwise noted. This subpart prescribes the basic Farmers...


Other Development Sec. 1924.3 Authorities and responsibilities. The County Supervisor and District Director are authorized to redelegate, in writing,...


Other Development Sec. 1924.4 Definitions. (a) Construction. Such work as erecting, repairing, remodeling, relocating, adding to or salvaging any...


Other Development Sec. 1924.5 Planning development work. (a) Extent of development. For an FO loan, the plans for development will include the...


Other Development Sec. 1924.5 Planning development work. (a) Extent of development. For an FO loan, the plans for development will include the...
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and Other Development Sec. 1924.8 Development work for modular/panelized housing units. (a) Exhibit B of this subpart applies to all loans...


and Other Development Sec. 1924.9 Inspection of development work. The following policies will govern the inspection of all development work. ...


and Other Development Sec. 1924.10 Making changes in the planned development. The borrower may request changes in the planned development in...


and Other Development Sec. 1924.11 District Director's review of incomplete development. During monthly District Office work organization meetings and...


and Other Development Sec. 1924.12 Warranty of development work. (a) Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 1924- 19,...


and Other Development Sec. 1924.12 Warranty of development work. (a) Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 1924- 19,...
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Other Development Sec. 1924.49 State supplements. State Supplements or policies will not be issued or adopted to either supplement or set...


Other Development Sec. 1924.49 State supplements. State Supplements or policies will not be issued or adopted to either supplement or set...
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and Applicants Sec. 1924.51 General. Source: 53 FR 35679, Sept. 14, 1988, unless otherwise noted. This subpart contains policies...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.54 Definitions. As used in this subpart, the following definitions apply: Agency. This term refers to the Farm...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.55 Assessment of the agricultural operation. Assessments will be completed for direct Farm Credit Programs loan...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.56 Farm business planning. The automated Farm and Home Plan system is the primary tool used by the Agency to evaluate...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.58 Recordkeeping. (a) All borrowers must have a recordkeeping system, which must be documented as part of the assessment...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.59 Supervision. The Agency's supervision is based on the information and evaluation resulting from the assessment of...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.60 Nonfarm enterprises. A nonfarm enterprise is any business enterprise which supplements farm income by providing goods...


and Applicants Sec. 1924.74 Borrower Training program. (a) Introduction. (1) Supervised credit includes helping borrowers to develop the...


Borrowers and Applicants Sec. 1924.100 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by...


Development Work Sec. 1924.101 Purpose. Source: 60 FR 24543, May 9, 1995, unless otherwise noted. Editorial Note: Nomenclature changes appear at 61...


Development Work Sec. 1924.102 General policy. (a) Rural development. This subpart provides for the development of building sites and related facilities...


Development Work Sec. 1924.103 Scope. This subpart provides supplemental requirements for Rural Rental Housing (RRH) loans, Rural Cooperative Housing...


Development Work Sec. 1924.104 Definitions. As used in this subpart: Applicant. Any person, partnership, limited partnership, trust,...


Development Work Sec. 1924.105 Planning/performing development. (a) General. Planning is an evaluation of specific development for a specific...


Development Work Sec. 1924.106 Location. (a) General. It is RHS's policy to promote compact community development and not to approve sites located...


Development Work Sec. 1924.107 Utilities. All development under this subpart must have adequate, economic, safe, energy efficient, dependable...


Development Work Sec. 1924.108 Grading and drainage. (a) General. Soil and geologic conditions must be suitable for the type...


Development Work Sec. 1924.115 Single Family Housing site evaluation. (a) Site review. The site approval official will evaluate each site (developed...


Development Work Sec. 1924.119 Site Loans. Subdivisions approved under subpart G of part 1822 (FmHA Instruction 444.8) or exhibit F of subpart I of part...


Development Work Sec. 1924.122 Exception authority. The Administrator of RHS may in individual cases, make an exception to any requirement or provision of...


Development Work Sec. 1924.122 Exception authority. The Administrator of RHS may in individual cases, make an exception to any requirement or provision of...
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Construction Defects Sec. 1924.251 Purpose. Source: 56 FR 40241, Aug. 14, 1991, unless otherwise noted. This subpart contains policies...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.252 Policy. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 is responsible for receiving and resolving all...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.253 Definitions. As used in this subpart, the following definitions apply: (a) Newly constructed dwelling. One...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.258 Notification of borrowers. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will notify by letter all borrowers...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.259 Handling dwelling construction complaints. This section describes the procedure for handling construction...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.260 Handling manufactured housing (unit) construction complaints. When a borrower who has purchased a manufactured home (or...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.261 Handling complaints involving dwellings covered by an independent or insured home warranty plan. Borrowers with...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.262 Handling complaints involving dwellings constructed by the self-help method. When a borrower whose dwelling was...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.265 Eligibility for compensation for construction defects. (a) To be eligible for assistance under this subpart, the...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.266 Purposes for which claims may be approved. (a) Eligible purposes. A claim may be approved to: (1) Pay, or...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.271 Processing applications. An application for compensation for construction defects shall be submitted by the claimant to...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.273 Approval or disapproval. (a) Claimants will be notified in writing of the decision on the claim within 60 days of the...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.274 Final inspection. Except for emergency repairs, all repair work must be performed in accordance with subpart A of this...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.276 Action against contractor. If FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 pays for correction of...


Construction Defects Sec. 1924.300 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by...


1925.1 General. This Instruction applies to borrowers with a Farm Ownership (FO), Operating Loan (OL), Soil and Water (SW), Recreation Loan (RL),...


1925.2 Definition of tax. For the purpose of this instruction, the word ``tax'' means all taxes, assessments, levies, irrigation and water charges or...


1925.3 Servicing taxes. (a) The County Supervisor will be responsible for ascertaining that all mortgaged real estate is listed properly for tax purposes. ...


1925.4 Servicing delinquent taxes. (a) The County Supervisor will contact each borrower with a delinquent tax and make every practical effort to have him pay the...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.51 General. (a) Types of loans covered by this subpart. This subpart sets forth the authorities, policies, and...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.52 Definitions. Agency. The Rural Housing Service (RHS) and Farm Service Agency (FSA) or their successor agencies. ...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.53 Costs of title clearance and closing of transactions. The borrower or the seller, or both, in compliance with the terms...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.54 Requirements for closing agents. (a) Form of title certification. State Offices are directed to require...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.55 Title clearance services. (a) Responsibilities of closing agents. Services to be provided to the agency and the...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.56 Scheduling loan closing. The agency, in coordination with the closing agent, will arrange a loan closing and send...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.57 Preparation of closing documents. (a) Preparation of deeds. The closing agent, unless prohibited by law, will...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.58 Closing the transaction. The closing agent will cooperate with the approval official, borrower, seller, and...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.59 Subsequent loans and transfers with assumptions. Title services and closing for subsequent loans to an...


Clearance and Loan Closing Sec. 1927.100 OMB control number. The reporting requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by the Office...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.101 General. Source: 58 FR 40868, July 30, 1993, unless otherwise noted. ...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.102 Definitions. Acceptable tolerance. For the purpose of this subpart,...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.103 Nondiscrimination assurance. All management and supervision actions described in...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.104 Reasonable accommodations. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to refuse to...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.105 Objective of management and supervision. (a) The primary objective of management...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.106 Project operations. Project operations shall be conducted to meet the actual needs...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.108 Extent of borrower management. According to exhibit B of this subpart, the...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.109 Extent of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 supervision. ...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.110 Methods of supervision. Supervisory methods used by FmHA or its successor...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.113 Borrower responsibilities. Borrower responsibilities are described in paragraph III...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.117 Agency responsibilities. Effective supervision requires FmHA or its successor...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.119 Supervisory visits, compliance reviews, and inspections. (a) Purpose....


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.122 Borrower accounting methods, management reporting and audits. It is the objective...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.123 Annual review. (a) Objective. The objective of the annual review is for the FmHA...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.125 Changing project designation. Generally, RRH projects designated for...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.128 LH grants. In addition to the supervision provided in connection with LH...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.129 RHS loans. RHS loans will be serviced according to program regulations and...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.134 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 office records. FmHA or...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.137 State Supplements, guides, forms, and other issuances. It is FmHA or its successor...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.138 Supervisory actions for distressed projects. MFH projects experiencing high vacancy...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.141 Materials to be provided borrower/applicant. To enable borrowers and applicants...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.142 Complaints regarding discrimination in use and occupancy of MFH. Any tenant...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.143 Delegation of responsibility and authority. (a) The Administrator may on an...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.144 Exception authority. The Administrator may, in individual cases, make an exception to...


Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.145 Appeals. Only the borrower, or the borrower's representative (as defined in...


Housing Borrowers and Grant Recipients Sec. 1930.150 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in...


1940.301 Purpose. Source: 53 FR 36240, Sept. 19, 1988, unless otherwise noted. (a) This subpart contains the major environmental policies of the...


1940.302 Definitions. Following is a list of definitions that apply to the implementation of this subpart. Please note that Sec. 1940.301(b) of this subpart...


1940.303 General policy. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will consider environmental quality as equal with economic, social, and...


1940.304 Special policy. (a) Land use. (1) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103- 354 recognizes that its specific mission of assisting rural...


1940.305 Policy implementation. (a) Environmental impact analysis. The implementation of the environmental impact analysis requirements described in this...


1940.306 Environmental responsibilities within the National Office. (a) Administrator. The Administrator of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 has...


1940.307 Environmental responsibilities within the State Office. (a) State Director. The State Director will: (1) Serve as the responsible FmHA or its successor...


1940.308 Environmental responsibilities at the District and County Office levels. (a) The District Director will be responsible for carrying out the...


1940.309 Responsibilities of the prospective applicant. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 expects applicants and transferees (and in the case...


1940.310 Categorical exclusions from National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) reviews. (a) General guidelines. The following actions have been determined not...


1940.311 Environmental assessments for Class I actions. The Agency's proposals and projects that are not identified in Sec. 1940.310 of this subpart as...


1940.312 Environmental assessments for Class II actions. Class II actions are basically those which exceed the thresholds established for Class I actions...


1940.313 Actions that normally require the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). The environmental assessment process will be used, as defined...


1940.314 Criteria for determining a significant environmental impact. (a) EISs will be done for those Class I and Class II actions that are determined to have a...


1940.315 Timing of the environmental review process. (a) The FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 office to which a potential applicant would go to...


1940.316 Responsible officials for the environmental review process. (a) Approving official. With the exception of paragraph (b)(2) of this section, the FmHA or...


1940.317 Methods for ensuring proper implementation of categorical exclusions. (a) The use of categorical exclusions exempts properly defined actions or...


1940.318 Completing environmental assessments for Class II actions. (a) The first step for the preparer (as defined in Sec. Sec. 1940.302(i) and 1940.316 of...


1940.319 Completing environmental assessments for Class I actions. (a) As stated in this subpart, a main purpose of Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public...


1940.320 Preparing EISs. (a) Responsibility. Whenever the District Director or County Supervisor determines there is a need to prepare an EIS, the State...


1940.321 Use of completed EIS. (a) The final EIS will be a major factor in the Agency's final decision. Agency staff making recommendations on the action and...


1940.322 Record of decision. Upon completion of the EIS and its review within FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 and before any action is taken...


1940.323 Preparing supplements to EIS's. (a) Either the State Office or the National Office, as appropriate, will prepare supplements to either draft or final...


1940.324 Adoption of EIS or environmental assessment prepared by another Federal Agency. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 may adopt an EIS...


1940.325 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 as a cooperating Agency. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will serve as...


1940.326 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 as a lead Agency. (a) When other Federal agencies are involved in an FmHA or its successor agency...


1940.327 Tiering. To the extent possible, FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103- [[Page 45]] 354 may consider the concept of tiering in...


1940.328 State Environmental Policy Acts. (a) Numerous States have enacted environmental policy acts or regulations similar to NEPA, hereafter referred to as State...


1940.329 Commenting on other Agencies' EIS's. (a) State Directors are authorized to comment directly on EIS's prepared by other Federal agencies. In so doing,...


1940.330 Monitoring. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 staff who normally have responsibility for the postapproval inspection and monitoring...


1940.331 Public involvement. (a) Objective. The basic objective of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354's public involvement process is threefold....


1940.332 Emergencies. (a) Action Requiring EIS. When an emergency circumstance makes it necessary to take an action with significant environmental impact...


1940.333 Applicability to planning assistance. The award of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 funds for the purpose of providing technical assistance...


1940.334 Direct participation of State Agencies in the preparation of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 EISs. FmHA or its successor agency under...


1940.335 Environmental review of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 proposals for legislation. (a) As stated in Sec. 1940.312(d)(4) of this subpart,...


1940.336 Contracting for professional services. (a) Assistance from outside experts and professionals can be secured for the purpose of completing EIS, assessments,...


1940.336 Contracting for professional services. (a) Assistance from outside experts and professionals can be secured for the purpose of completing EIS, assessments,...
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1940.401 Truth in lending. Source: 48 FR 4, Jan. 3, 1983, unless otherwise noted. (a) General. This section provides instructions...


1940.406 Real estate settlement procedures. (a) General. This section provides the instructions for compliance with the Real Estate Settlement...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.551 Purpose and general policy. Source: 50 FR 24180, June 10, 1985, unless otherwise...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.552 Definitions. (a) Amount available for allocation. Funds appropriated or otherwise...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.555 Insured Farm Operating loan funds. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a) of...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.556 Guaranteed Farm Operating loan funds. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.557 Insured Farm Ownership loan funds. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a)...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.558 Guaranteed Farm Ownership loan funds. (a) Amount available for allocation. See Sec. 1940.552(a)...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.559 Farmer Programs and Indian Land Acquisition appropriations not allocated by State. (a)...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.560 Guarantee Rural Rental Housing Program. When funding levels are under $100,000,000, all funds will...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.563 Section 502 non-subsidized guaranteed Rural Housing (RH) loans. (a) Amount available...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.564 Section 502 subsidized guaranteed Rural Housing loans. (a) Amount available for allocations....


Program Funds Sec. 1940.565 Section 502 subsidized Rural Housing loans. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.566 Section 504 Housing Repair loans. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a)...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.567 Section 504 Housing Repair grants. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a) of...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.568 Single Family Housing programs appropriations not allocated by State. The following program...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.575 Section 515 Rural Rental Housing (RRH) loans. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Program Funds Sec. 1940.576 Rental Assistance (RA) for new construction. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.577 Rental Assistance (RA) for existing projects. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Program Funds Sec. 1940.578 Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) program. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Program Funds Sec. 1940.579 Multiple Family Housing appropriations not allocated by State. Funds are not allocated to...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.585 Community Facility loans. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a) of...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.588 Business and Industry Guaranteed and Direct Loans. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Program Funds Sec. 1940.589 Rural Business Enterprise Grants. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a) of...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.591 Community Program Guaranteed loans. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a)...


Program Funds Sec. 1940.592 Community facilities grants. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec. 1940.552(a). ...


Grant Program Funds Sec. 1940.593 Rural Business Opportunity Grants. (a) Amount available for allocations. See Sec....


Sec. 1940.951 General. Source: 57 FR 11559, Apr. 6, 1992, unless otherwise noted. This subpart sets forth Farmers Home Administration (FmHA)...


Sec. 1940.953 Definitions. For the purpose of this subpart: Administrator. The Administrator of FmHA or its successor agency under Public...


Sec. 1940.954 State participation. (a) Application. If a State desires to participate in this pilot program, the Governor may submit an original and...


Sec. 1940.955 Distribution of program funds to designated States. (a) States selected to participate in the first established time period will receive...


Sec. 1940.956 State rural economic development review panel. (a) General. In order for a State to become or remain an eligible State, the State must...


Sec. 1940.957 State coordinator. The Governor will appoint an officer or employee of State government as State coordinator in order for a State to...


Sec. 1940.958 Designated agency. The Governor will appoint a State agency to provide the panel and the State coordinator with support for the daily...


Sec. 1940.959 Area plan. Each area plan submitted to the panel for review in accordance with Sec. 1940.956 of this subpart shall identify the...


Sec. 1940.960 Federal employee panel members. (a) The State Director will appoint one FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 employee to...


Sec. 1940.961 Allocation of appropriated funds. (a) Initial allocations. (1) Each FY, from sums appropriated for direct loans, loan guarantees, or...


Sec. 1940.962 Authority to transfer direct loan amounts. (a) Transfer of funds. If the amounts allocated to a designated State for direct Water and...


Sec. 1940.963 Authority to transfer guaranteed loan amounts. (a) Transfer of funds. If the amounts allocated to a designated State for guaranteed Water...


Sec. 1940.965 Processing project preapplications/applications. Except for the project review and ranking process established in this subpart, all...


Sec. 1940.968 Rural Economic Development Review Panel Grant (Panel Grant). (a) General. Panel Grants awarded will be made from amounts appropriated...


Sec. 1940.969 Forms, exhibits, and subparts. Forms, exhibits, and subparts of this chapter (all available in any FmHA or its successor agency under Public...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 7, Volume 13] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 7CFR1940.971] [Page 118] TITLE 7--AGRICULTURE CHAPTER XVIII--RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE SERVICE, RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE, AND FARM SERVICE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 1940_GENERAL--Table of Contents Subpart T_System for Delivery of Certain Rural Development Programs Sec. 1940.971 Delegation of authority. The authority authorized to the State Director in this subpart may be redelegated. ...


Sec. 1940.1000 OMB control number. The collection of information requirements contained in this regulation has been approved by the Office of Management...


Sec. 1941.1 Introduction. Source: 53 FR 35684, Sept. 14, 1988, unless otherwise notes. Editorial Note: Nomenclature changes to subpart A...


Sec. 1941.2 Objectives. The basic objective of the OL loans program is to provide credit and management assistance to farmers and ranchers to...


Sec. 1941.3 Management assistance. As provided in subpart B of part 1924 of this chapter, management assistance will be provided to all borrowers to...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.4 Definitions. As used in this subpart, the following definitions apply: Additional security. Any security beyond that which is...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.6 Credit elsewhere. The applicant shall certify in writing on the appropriate forms, and the County Supervisor shall verify and...


Sec. 1941.11 Applications. Applications will be received and processed as provided in subpart A of part 1910 of this chapter, with consideration...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.12 Eligibility requirements. In accordance with the Food Security Act of 1985 (Pub. L. 99-198), after December 23, 1985, if an...


Sec. 1941.13 Rural youth. If otherwise eligible, a rural youth who applies for an OL loan must be recommended by a project advisor such as a 4-H...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.16 Loan purposes. An applicant who obtained a write-down under direct or guaranteed loan authorities is restricted to the purposes...


Sec. 1941.17 Loan limitations. An OL loan will not be approved: (a) If the total outstanding insured OL principal balance, including the...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.18 Rates and terms. (a) Rates. Upon request of the applicant, the interest rate charged by the Agency or its successor agency under...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.19 Security. Primary security must be available for the loan. Any additional security available up to and including 150 percent of...


Sec. 1941.23 General provisions. (a) Compliance requirements. The following will apply as appropriate: (1) Environmental assessments...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.25 Appraisals. (a) Except as provided in paragraph (a)(5) of this section, real estate appraisals will be completed by an FmHA or...


Sec. 1941.29 Relationship between FSA loans, direct and guaranteed. (a) An eligible emergency loan (EM) applicant's total credit needs will be...


Sec. 1941.32 Catastrophic Risk Protection (CAT) insurance requirement. Applicants must comply with the CAT insurance requirement no later than...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.33 Loan approval or disapproval. (a) Loan approval authority. Initial and subsequent loans may be approved as authorized by subpart A...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.35 Actions after loan approval. (a) Requesting check. If the County Supervisor is reasonably certain that the loan can be closed within...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 7, Volume 13] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 7CFR1941.38] [Page 133] TITLE 7--AGRICULTURE CHAPTER XVIII--RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE SERVICE, RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE, AND FARM SERVICE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 1941_OPERATING LOANS--Table of Contents Subpart A_Operating Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1941.38 Loan closing. Operating loans will be closed in accordance with subpart B of part 1941 of this chapter. ...


Sec. 1941.42 Loan servicing. Loans will be serviced in accordance with subpart A of part 1962 of this chapter and/or subpart S of part 1951 of...


Authorizations Sec. 1941.50 State supplements. State supplements will be issued as necessary to implement this subpart. Exhibit A to Subpart A of...


1941.51 Purpose. This subpart prescribes Farmers Home Administration (FmHA) or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 policies, procedures,...


1941.54 Promissory note. (a) Executing the note. Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 1940-17, ``Promissory Note,'' will be executed...


Sec. 1941.57 Security instruments. Security instruments referred to in this subpart are financing statements, security agreements, chattel mortgages,...


Sec. 1941.60 Purchase money security interest. A purchase money security interest will take priority over an earlier perfected security interest if a...


Sec. 1941.63 Lien search. (a) Required lien searches. (1) A lien search will be obtained at a time that assures that the security instruments give...


1941.67 Additional requirements for perfecting security interests. If necessary because of provisions in State statutes, leases, land purchase contracts,...


1941.71 Fees. The borrower will pay all fees for filing or recording financing statements, mortgages, or other legal instruments and will pay all...


1941.75 Retention and use of security agreements. Original executed security agreements will not be altered or destroyed, and will remain in the case...


1941.79 Future advance and after-acquired property clauses. The future advance and after-acquired property clauses of security agreements will be...


Sec. 1941.84 Title clearance and closing requirements. (a) For loans over $10,000, title clearance is required when real estate is taken as...


Sec. 1941.88 Insurance. (a) Catastrophic Risk Protection (CAT) insurance requirement. Applicants must obtain at least the CAT level of crop insurance...


1941.92 Check delivery. The County Supervisor will receive and deliver loan checks. On receipt of a loan check, and after arrangements have been completed...


1941.94 Supervised bank accounts. If a supervised bank account is required, loan funds will be deposited following loan closing. Supervised bank accounts...


Sec. 1941.96 Changes in use of loan funds. (a) Approval of changes. County Supervisors, or their delegates, are authorized to approve changes in the...


1942.1 General. Source: 50 FR 7296, Feb. 22, 1985, unless otherwise noted. (a) This subpart outlines the policies and procedures for making...


1942.1 General. Source: 50 FR 7296, Feb. 22, 1985, unless otherwise noted. (a) This subpart outlines the policies and procedures for making...


1942.2 Processing applications. (a) Preapplications. (1) The District Office may handle initial inquiries and provide basic information about the program. They...


1942.3 Preparation of appraisal reports. When the loan approval official requires an appraisal, Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354...


1942.4 Borrower contracts. The State Director will, with assistance as necessary by the Office of the General Counsel (OGC), concur in agreements between...


1942.5 Application review and approval. (a) Procedures for review. Ordinarily FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 staff review will proceed...


1942.6 Preparation for loan closing. (a) Obtaining closing instructions. Completed dockets will be reviewed by the State Director. The information required by...


1942.7 Loan closing. Loans will be closed in accordance with the closing instructions issued by the OGC and Sec. 1942.17(o) of this subpart and as soon...


1942.8 Actions subsequent to loan closing. (a) Mortgages. Real estate or chattel mortages or security instruments will be delivered to the recording office...


1942.9 Planning, bidding, contracting, and constructing. [See Sec. Sec. 1942.17(p) and 1942.18] (a) Review of construction plans and specifications. All plans...


1942.12 Loan cancellation. Loans which have been approved and obligations which have been established may be canceled before closing as follows: (a) Form...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 7, Volume 13] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 7CFR1942.13] [Page 154] TITLE 7--AGRICULTURE CHAPTER XVIII--RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE SERVICE, RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE, AND FARM SERVICE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 1942_ASSOCIATIONS--Table of Contents Subpart A_Community Facility Loans Sec. 1942.13 Loan servicing. Loans will be serviced under subpart E of part 1951 of this chapter. ...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 7, Volume 13] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 7CFR1942.14] [Page 154] TITLE 7--AGRICULTURE CHAPTER XVIII--RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE SERVICE, RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE, AND FARM SERVICE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 1942_ASSOCIATIONS--Table of Contents Subpart A_Community Facility Loans Sec. 1942.14 Subsequent loans. Subsequent loans will be processed under this subpart. ...


1942.15 Delegation and redelegation of authority. The State Director is responsible for implementing the authorities in this subpart and for issuing State...


1942.16 State supplements and guides. State Directors will obtain National Office clearance for all State supplements and guides under FmHA Instruction...


1942.16 State supplements and guides. State Directors will obtain National Office clearance for all State supplements and guides under FmHA Instruction...
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1942.16 State supplements and guides. State Directors will obtain National Office clearance for all State supplements and guides under FmHA Instruction...
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1942.19 Information pertaining to preparation of notes or bonds and bond transcript documents for public body applicants. (a) General. This section...


1942.20 Community Facility Guides. (a) The following documents are attached and made part of this subpart and may be used by FmHA or its successor agency...


1942.50 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by the Office of Management and...


1942.101 General. Effective Date Note: At 68 FR 65830, Nov. 24, 2003, subpart C of part 1942 was amended by revising the heading, effective Feb. 9, 2003. For...


1942.101 General. Effective Date Note: At 68 FR 65830, Nov. 24, 2003, subpart C of part 1942 was amended by revising the heading, effective Feb. 9, 2003. For...


1942.102 Nondiscrimination. (a) Federal statutes provide for extending Farmers Home Administration (FmHA) or its successor agency under Public Law...


1942.103 Definitions. For the purpose of this subpart: (a) Construction means the act of building or putting together a facility that is a part of...


1942.103 Definitions. For the purpose of this subpart: (a) Construction means the act of building or putting together a facility that is a part of...


1942.104 Application processing. (a) General. Prospective applicants should request assistance by filing SF 424.2, ``Application for Federal Assistance...


1942.104 Application processing. (a) General. Prospective applicants should request assistance by filing SF 424.2, ``Application for Federal Assistance...


1942.105 Environmental review. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 must conduct and document an environmental review for each proposed project...


1942.106 Intergovernmental review. (a) Loans under this subpart are subject to intergovernmental review in accordance with subpart J of part 1940 of...


1942.107 Priorities. (a) Eligible applications must be selected for processing in accordance with Sec. 1942.17(c) of subpart A of this part 1942. (b)...


1942.108 Application docket preparation and review. (a) Guides. Application dockets should be developed in accordance with Sec. 1942.2(c) of subpart A of...


1942.108 Application docket preparation and review. (a) Guides. Application dockets should be developed in accordance with Sec. 1942.2(c) of subpart A of...


1942.111 Applicant eligibility. (a) General. Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17(b) of subpart A of this part 1942. ...


1942.111 Applicant eligibility. (a) General. Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17(b) of subpart A of this part 1942. ...


1942.112 Eligible loan purposes. (a) Funds may be used: (1) To construct, enlarge, extend, or otherwise improve essential community facilities...


1942.112 Eligible loan purposes. (a) Funds may be used: (1) To construct, enlarge, extend, or otherwise improve essential community facilities...


1942.113 Rates and terms. Rates and terms for loans under this subpart are as set out in Sec. 1942.17(f) of subpart A of this...


1942.114 Security. Specific requirements for security for each loan will be included in the letter of conditions. Loans must be secured by the best...


1942.115 Reasonable project costs. Applicants are responsible for determining that prices paid for property rights, construction, equipment, and other...


1942.116 Economic feasibility requirements. All projects financed under this section must be based on taxes, assessments, revenues, fees, or other...


1942.117 General requirements. (a) Reserve requirements. Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17 (i) of subpart A of this...


1942.118 Other Federal, State, and local requirements. (a) Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17 (k) of subpart A of this...


1942.119 Professional services and borrower contracts. (a) Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17 (l) of subpart A of this...


1942.122 Actions prior to loan closing and start of construction. (a) Excess FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 loan funds. Loans under...


1942.123 Loan closing. (a) Ordering loan checks. Checks will not be ordered until: (1) Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354...


1942.126 Planning, bidding, contracting, constructing, procuring. (a) General. This section provides procedures and requirements for planning,...


1942.127 Project monitoring and fund delivery. (a) Coordination of funding sources. When a project is jointly financed, the District Director will reach...


1942.128 Borrower accounting methods, management reports and audits. (a) Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17(q) of subpart A...


1942.129 Borrower supervision and servicing. Loans under this subpart are subject to the provisions of Sec. 1942.17(r) of subpart A of this part 1942 and subpart...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 7, Volume 13] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 7CFR1942.132] [Page 220] TITLE 7--AGRICULTURE CHAPTER XVIII--RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, RURAL BUSINESS-COOPERATIVE SERVICE, RURAL UTILITIES SERVICE, AND FARM SERVICE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 1942_ASSOCIATIONS--Table of Contents Subpart C_Fire and Rescue Loans Sec. 1942.132 Subsequent loans. Subsequent loans will be processed under this subpart. ...


1942.133 Delegation and redelegation of authority. Loan approval authority is in subpart A of part 1901 of this chapter. State Directors may delegate...


1942.134 State supplements and guides. State Directors will obtain National Office clearance for all State supplements and guides under FmHA Instruction...


1942.150 OMB control number. The collection of information requirements in this regulation have been approved by the Office of Management and Budget and have...


Grants Sec. 1942.301 Purpose. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 1989; delegation of authority by the Secretary of Agriculture,...


Grants Sec. 1942.302 Policy. (a) The grant program will be used to support the development of small and...


Grants Sec. 1942.303 Authorities, delegation, and redelegation. The State Director is responsible for implementing...


Grants Sec. 1942.304 Definitions. Project. For rural business enterprise grants, the result of the use of...


Grants Sec. 1942.305 Eligibility and priority. (a) Eligibility. (1) RBE grants may be made to public bodies...


Grants Sec. 1942.306 Purposes of grants. (a) Grant funds may be used to finance and/or develop small...


Grants Sec. 1942.307 Limitations on use of grant funds. (a) Funds will not be used: (1) To produce...


Grants Sec. 1942.308 Regional Commission grants. (a) Grants are sometimes made by Federal Regional Commissions...


Grants Sec. 1942.310 Other considerations. (a) Civil rights compliance requirements. All grants made under...


Grants Sec. 1942.311 Application processing. (a) Preapplications and applications. (1) The application review...


Grants Sec. 1942.313 Plan to provide financial assistance to third parties. (a) For applications...


Grants Sec. 1942.314 Grants to provide financial assistance to third parties, television demonstration projects,...


Grants Sec. 1942.315 Docket preparation and Letter of Conditions. (a) The applicable provisions of Sec. 1942.5...


Grants Sec. 1942.316 Grant approval, fund obligation and third party financial assistance. (a) Grant...


Grants Sec. 1942.321 Subsequent grants. Subsequent grants will be processed in accordance with...


Grants Sec. 1942.348 Exception authority. The Administrator may, in individual cases, make an exception to...


Grants Sec. 1942.349 Forms, guides, and attachments. Guides 1 and 2 of this subpart, Attachment 1 and Forms...


Grants Sec. 1942.350 OMB control number. The collection of information requirements in this regulation...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.1 Introduction. Source: 53 FR 35692, Sept. 15, 1988,...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.2 Objectives. The basic objective of the FO loan program is to...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.3 Management assistance. Supervision will be provided borrowers to...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.4 Definitions. As used in this subpart, the following...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.6 Credit elsewhere. The applicant shall certify in writing on...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.7 For the State of Hawaii--FO loans on leasehold interest on...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.10 Preference. (a) In addition to the preference established...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.11 Receiving and processing applications. Applications for FO...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.12 Farm ownership loan eligibility requirements. In...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.13 Outreach program for applicants/borrowers who are members of...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.14 Downpayment FO loan program for beginning farmers or ranchers. ...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.16 Loan purposes. Loan funds may only be used to: ...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.17 Loan limitations. (a) An FO loan will not be approved if: ...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.18 Rates and terms. (a) Terms of loans. Each loan will...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.19 Security. Each FO loan will be secured by real estate....


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.23 General provisions. (a) Flood or mudslide hazard areas....


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.24 Special requirements. (a) Determining whether a farm...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.25 Options, planning, and appraisals. (a) Optioning land....


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.26 Planning and performing farm development. The development work...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.27 Relationship with other lenders. An applicant will be...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.28 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 loans...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.29 Relationship between FSA loans, direct and guaranteed. (a)...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.33 Loan approval or disapproval. (a) Loan approval...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.34 Requesting title service. (a) Title clearance will be obtained...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.35 Action after loan approval. (a) Requesting check. If the...


Ownership Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.38 Loan closing actions. When a loan closing date has been...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.42 Servicing. FO loans will be serviced in accordance with subpart...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.43 Subsequent FO loans. A subsequent FO loan is a loan made to...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.44 Subordinations. Subordinations in favor of other lenders will...


Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.44 Subordinations. Subordinations in favor of other lenders will...
...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.51 Introduction. Source: 53 FR 35706, Sept. 15, 1988, unless...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.52 Objectives. The basic objective of the SW loan program is...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.53 Management assistance. Supervision will be provided borrowers...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.54 Definitions. Additional security. Any security beyond...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.56 Credit elsewhere. The applicant shall certify in writing on...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.57 Preference. Priority will be given to otherwise...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.61 Receiving and processing applications. Applications will...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.62 Soil and water loan eligibility requirements. In...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.66 Loan purposes. Loans that are consistent with all...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.67 Loan limitations. An SW loan will not be approved if: ...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.68 Rates and terms. (a) Terms of loan. Each loan will be...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.69 Security. Each SW loan will be secured by real estate,...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.73 General provisions. (a) Flood and mudslide hazard areas....


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.74 Special requirements. (a) Land development. When...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.75 Options, planning, and appraisals. (a) Options. An applicant...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.76 Planning and performing development. The development work will...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.77 Relationship with other lenders. (a) An applicant will...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.83 Loan approval or disapproval. (a) Loan approval authority....


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.84 Requesting title service. When the loan is approved and real...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.85 Action after loan approval. (a) Requesting check. If the...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.88 Loan closing actions. When a loan closing date has been...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.92 Servicing. SW loans will be serviced in accordance with subpart...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.93 Subsequent SW loans. A subsequent SW loan is a loan made to...


Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.94 Subordinations. Subordinations in favor of other lenders will...


and Water Loan Policies, Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1943.100 State supplements. State supplements will be issued...


Outreach Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.101 General. Source: 59 FR 66443, Dec. 27, 1994, unless...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.102 Objectives. To meet the objectives of the program referenced...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.103 Project period. A cooperative agreement or other agreement...


Outreach Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.104 Definitions. For the purpose of the Small Farmer...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.105 Eligible entities. (a) FSA will consider proposals only from: ...


Outreach Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.111 Process for consideration. (a) A program solicitation will...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.115 Authorized use of funds. Any funds authorized under this...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.126 Other applicable Federal statutes and regulations that apply. ...


Outreach Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.127 Fund disbursement. The method of payment will be...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.128 Financial management systems and reporting requirements. ...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.136 Standards of conduct for employees of recipient. (a)...


Outreach Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.137 Monitoring compliance and penalty for noncompliance. (a)...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.141 Nondiscrimination. The policies and regulations contained...


Training and Technical Assistance Program Sec. 1943.142 Environmental requirements. The policies and regulations...


1944.51 Objective. Source: 58 FR 58643, Nov. 3, 1993, unless otherwise noted. This subpart states the policies and procedures for making...


1944.52 Definitions. References in this subpart to County, District, State, National and Finance Offices, and to County Supervisor, District Director,...


1944.53 Grantee eligibility. An eligible grantee is an organization as defined in Sec. 1944.52 of this subpart and has received a current ``Certificate...


1944.62 Authorized representative of the applicant. RHS or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will deal only with authorized representatives designated...


1944.63 Authorized use of grant funds. Grant funds may only be used to reimburse a packager for delivered packages. Payment will be made for each complete...


1944.66 Administrative requirements. The following policies and regulations apply to grants made under this subpart: (a) Grantees must comply with...


1944.67 Ineligible activities. The packager may not charge fees or accept compensation or gratuities directly or indirectly from the very low- and...


1944.69 Agency point of contact. Grantees must submit packages to the appropriate Agency office serving the designated county and/or colonias. Packages for...


1944.70 Targeting of HAPG funds to States. (a) HAPG funds will be distributed administratively by the Administrator to achieve the success of the...


1944.71 Term of grant. (a) For Single Family Housing loans/grants, HAPG funds will be specifically available for designated counties. Packages may be...


1944.72 Application packaging orientation and training. Agency approval officials will orient and train organizations on how to package. A newspaper...


1944.73 Package submission. (a) When submitting its first package to an FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 office, in addition to the item...


1944.74 Debarment or suspension. Certified packagers whose actions or acts warrant they not be allowed to participate in the program are to be investigated...


1944.75 Exception authority. The Administrator may, in individual cases, make an exception to any requirement or provision of this subpart which is not...


1944.100 OMB control number. The reporting and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by the Office of Management and...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.151 Purpose. Source: 45 FR 47655, July 16, 1980, unless otherwise noted. This...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.152 Objective. The basic objective of the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA) or its...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.153 Definitions. Agency. The Rural Housing Service, an agency of the U.S. Department...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.154 Priorities for tenants' occupancy. (a) Tenant occupancy in labor housing is prioritized in...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.155 Responsibility for LH processing and servicing. All LH loan and/or LH grant application...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.156 General loan/grant processing requirements. (a) Timeliness. All applicants will be informed of...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.157 Eligibility requirements. (a) Eligibility of applicant for an LH loan. To be eligible for...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.158 Loan and grant purposes. LH loans and grants may be made to qualified applicants to: ...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.159 Rates and terms. (a) Amortization period. Each loan will be scheduled for payment...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.160 Off-farm loan limits. (a) For all applicants, including its members, who will be receiving...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.163 Conditions under which an LH grant may be made. A grant may be made to an eligible...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.164 Limitations and conditions. (a) Limitations on use of loan and grant funds. Among the...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.168 Security requirements. (a) General. Each loan will be secured to adequately protect...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.169 Technical, legal, and other services. (a) Appraisals. (1) An appraisal is required when...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.170 Preapplication requirements and processing. A two-stage application process is used. In...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.171 Preparation of completed loan and/or grant docket. (a) Information needed. If the applicant...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.173 Loan and grant approval--delegation of authority. The State Director and District Director...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.174 Distribution of loan and/or grant approval documents. For a loan to an organization, or in...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.175 Actions subsequent to loan and/or grant approval. (a) Interim financing from commercial...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.176 Loan and/or grant closing. (a) Applicable instructions. LH loans and/or grants will be...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.177 Coding loans and grants as to initial or subsequent. A borrower may obtain financing for more...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.178 Complaints regarding discrimination in use and occupancy of Labor housing. Any tenant...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.181 Loan servicing. (a) For general purposes, LH loans and grants will be serviced in...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.182 Rental assistance. Rental assistance may be provided to eligible tenants in LH projects...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.183 Exception authority. The Administrator of the Farmers Home Administration or its...


Authorizations Sec. 1944.183 Exception authority. The Administrator of the Farmers Home Administration or its...
...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.202 Objective. Source: 53 FR 2159, Jan. 26, 1988, unless otherwise noted. Sec. 1944.201 General. This...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.205 Definitions. Accessible. When used in respect to the public and common use area of a building...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.211 Eligibility requirements. (a) Eligibility of applicant. To be eligible for an RCH or RCH loan, the...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.212 Loan and grant purposes. RRH and RCH loans may be made to qualified applicants to: (a) Construct...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.213 Limitations. (a) Loan limits. The Agency must certify that assistance provided any housing project is...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.214 Rates and terms. (a) Interest. Upon request of the borrower, the interest rate charged by FmHA or...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.214 Rates and terms. (a) Interest. Upon request of the borrower, the interest rate charged by FmHA or...
...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.221 Security. (a) Mortgage. Each loan will be secured in a manner that adequately protects the financial interest...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.222 Technical, legal, and other services. (a) Appraisals. When real estate is taken as security, the...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.223 Supplemental requirements for manufactured home project development. This section includes...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.224 Supplemental requirements for congregate housing and group homes. This section includes additional...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.228 Ranking of rural places based on greatest need for Section 515 housing. The Agency will rank rural places...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.229 Establishing the list of designated places for which Section 515 applications will be invited. States...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.230 Application submission deadline and availability of funds. (a) Application submission and funding cycle....


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.231 Processing loan requests. (a) Actions by the applicant. Loan requests may be submitted for designated...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.232 Rental Assistance (RA) from sources other than FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354. RA...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.233 Participation with other funding sources. In order to develop the maximum number of affordable...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.234 Actions prior to loan approval. Prior to loan approval the application will be reviewed for...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.235 Actions subsequent to loan approval. (a) Precommitment or closing actions. After loan approval, the...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.236 Loan closing. (a) Applicable regulations. RRH loans will be closed in accordance with subpart B of part...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.237 Subsequent loans. (a) A subsequent loan is made to an applicant/borrower to complete, improve, repair,...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.238 Prohibition against prepayment. The Agency shall not accept an offer to prepay, or request refinancing of...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.239 Complaints regarding discrimination in use and occupancy of RRH and RCH. Any tenant/member or...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.240 Exception authority. The Administrator may, in individual cases, make an exception to any requirements of...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.246 Loan approval. (a) Authority. Loans will be approved in accordance with this subpart and subpart A of...


Procedures, and Authorizations Sec. 1944.246 Loan approval. (a) Authority. Loans will be approved in accordance with this subpart and subpart A of...
...


Purpose. Source: 61 FR 42943, 42949, Aug. 19, 1996, unless otherwise noted. The requirements of this subpart augment the requirements of section 802 of...


Definitions. In addition to the definitions in section 802(k), the following definitions apply to CHSP: Activity of Daily Living (ADL) means an activity...


Notice of funding availability, application process and selection. (a) Notice of funding availability. A Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) will be published...


Program costs. (a) Allowable costs. (1) Allowable costs for direct provision of supportive services includes the provision of supportive services and others approved...


Eligible supportive services. (a) Supportive services or funding for such services may be provided by state, local, public or private providers and CHSP funds. A CHSP...


Eligibility for services. (a) Participants, other residents, and nonresidents. Such individuals are eligible either to participate in CHSP or to receive CHSP services, if...


Service coordinator. (a) Each grantee must have at least one service coordinator who shall perform the responsibilities listed in section 802(d)(4). (b) The...


Professional assessment committee. (a) General. (1) A professional assessment committee (PAC), as described in this section, shall recommend services appropriate to...


Participatory agreement. (a) Before actual acceptance into CHSP, potential participants must work with the PAC and the service coordinator in developing supportive...


Cost distribution. (a) General. (1) Grantees, the Secretary concerned, and participants shall all contribute to the cost of providing supportive services according...


Program participant fees. (a) Eligible program participants. The grantee shall establish fees consistent with section 1944.145(a). Each program participant shall pay...


Grant agreement and administration. (a) General. HUD will enter into grant agreements with grantees, to provide congregate services for program participants in eligible...


Eligibility and priority for 1978 Act recipients. Grantees funded initially under 42 U.S.C. 8001 shall be eligible to receive continued, non-competitive funding subject to...


Evaluation of Congregate Housing Services Programs. (a) Grantees shall submit annually to the Secretary concerned, a report evaluating the impact and effectiveness of CHSPs at...


Reserve for supplemental adjustment. The Secretary concerned may reserve funds subject to section 802(o). Requests to utilize supplemental funds by the grantee shall...


Other Federal requirements. In addition to the Federal Requirements set forth in 24 CFR part 5, the following requirements apply to grant recipient organizations in...


Objective. Source: 55 FR 41833, Oct. 16, 1990, unless otherwise noted. This subpart sets forth the policies and procedures and delegates authority...


Grant purposes. Farmers Home Administration (FmHA) or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 may contract or make a grant to an organization to: (a) Give...


Definitions. (a) Agreement. The Self-Help Technical Assistance Agreement, which is a document signed by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 and...


Eligibility. To receive a grant, the applicant must: (a) Be an organization as defined in Sec. 1944.403(j) of this subpart. (b) Have the financial,...


Authorized use of grant funds. (a) Payment of salaries of personnel as authorized in the Agreement. (b) Payment of necessary and reasonable office expenses such...


Prohibited use of grant funds. (a) Hiring personnel specifically for the purpose of performing any of the construction work for participating families in the...


Limitations. The amount of the TA grant depends on the experience and capability of the applicant and must be justified based on the number of families to be assisted. As...


Executive Order 12372. The self-help program is subject to the provision of Executive Order 12372 [[Page 477]] which requires intergovernmental...


Processing preapplications, applications, and completing grant dockets. (a) Form SF-424, ``Application for Federal Assistance.'' Form SF-424 in an original and one...


Conditions for approving a grant. A grant may be approved for an eligible applicant when the conditions in the letter of conditions are met and the following conditions...


Docket preparation. When the application and all items required for the complete docket have been received, the District Director will thoroughly examine it to insure...


Grant approval. (a) Approval of grant. Within 30 days of the grantee meeting the conditions of Sec. 1944.411 of this subpart or, if applicable, signing exhibit D,...


Grant approval and other approving authorities. (a) The State Director is authorized to approve or disapprove TA grants under this subpart. For a grant in excess of $300,000,...


Grant closing. The grant is closed on the date the Agreement is executed as defined in Sec. 1944.403(a) by the applicant and the Government. Funds may not be advanced...


Servicing actions after grant closing. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 has a responsibility to help the grantee be successful and help the...


Final grantee evaluation. Near the end of the grant period but prior to the last month, an evaluation of the grantee will be conducted by FmHA or its successor agency...


Extension or revision of the grant agreement. The State Director may authorize the District Director to execute on behalf of the Government, exhibit C of this subpart, at any...


Refunding of an existing grantee. Grantees wishing to continue with self-help efforts after the end of the current grant plus any extensions should file Form SF-424,...


Audit and other report requirements. The grantee must submit an audit to the appropriate FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 District Office annually...


Loan packaging and 502 RH application submittal. A grantee is required to assist 502 RH applicants in submitting their application for a RH loan. Loan packaging will be...


Dwelling construction and standards. All construction will be performed in accordance with subpart A of part 1924 of this chapter. The planned work must meet the...


Handling and accounting for borrower loan funds. Grantees will be required to administer borrower loan funds during the construction phases. The extent of their involvement...


Grant closeout. (a) Grant purposes completed. Promptly after the date of completion, grant closeout actions will be taken to allow the orderly discontinuance of...


Grantee self-evaluation. Annually or more often, the board of directors will evaluate their own self-help program. Exhibit E of this subpart is provided for that purpose....


Grantee self-evaluation. Annually or more often, the board of directors will evaluate their own self-help program. Exhibit E of this subpart is provided for that purpose....
...


General. Source: 44 FR 36891, June 22, 1979, unless otherwise noted. (a) This subpart sets forth the policies and procedures for making grants under...


Policy. (a) The policy of the FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 is to provide Technical and Supervisory Assistance to eligible applicants to do...


Objectives. The objectives of the TSA Grant Program are to assist low-income rural families in obtaining adequate housing to meet their family's needs and/or to...


Definitions. References in this subpart to County, District, State, National and Finance Offices and to County Supervisor, District Director, State Director,...


Applicant eligibility. To be eligible to receive a grant, the applicant must: (a) Be an organization as defined in Sec. 1944.506(e). (b) Have the...


Authorized representative of the applicant. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will deal only with authorized representatives designed by the applicant....


Comprehensive TSA grant projects. (a) The rural area to be covered by the TSA project must be realistically serviceable by the applicant in terms of funding...


Grant purposes. Grant funds are to be used for a housing delivery system and counseling program to include a comprehensive program of technical and...


Term of grant. TSA projects will be funded under one Grant Agreement for two years commencing on the date of execution of the Agreement by the...


Ineligible activities. (a) Grant funds may not be used for: (1) Acquisition, construction, repair, or rehabilitation of structures or acquisition of land, vehicles,...


Equal opportunity requirements. The policies and regulations contained in subpart E of part 1901 of this chapter apply to grants made under...


Other administrative requirements. The following policies and regulations apply to grants made under this subpart: (a) The policies and regulations contained in...


Targeting of TSA funds to States. (a) The Administrator will determine, based on the most current available information (generally that information used to determine...


Preapplication procedure. (a) Preapplication submission. (1) All applicants will file an original and two copies of SF 424.1, ``Application for Federal Assistance...


Preapplication submission deadline. Dates governing the review and selection of TSA grant preapplications will be published annually in the Federal...


Project selection. (a) Projects must meet the following criteria: (1) Provide a program of supervisory assistance as defined in Sec. 1944.506(h), and ...


Applications submission. (a) Upon notification that the applicant has been tentatively selected for funding, the State Office will forward to the applicant a...


Grant approval and announcement. Grant approval and announcement will be accomplished under the following procedure. The Administrator may modify this section...


Cancellation of an approved grant. (a) The District Director will prepare Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 1940-10, ``Cancellation of...


Grant closing. Closing is the process by which FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 determines that applicable administrative actions have been...


Extending and revising grant agreements. (a) All requests extending the original grant agreement or revising the TSA program must be in writing. Such requests will be...


Requesting TSA checks. (a) The initial TSA check may cover the applicant's needs for the first calendar month. If the first calendar month is a partial month,...


Reporting requirements. (a) Standard Form 269, ``Financial Status Report,'' and a project performance report will be required of all grantees on a quarterly basis....


Grant monitoring. Each grant will be monitored by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 to ensure that the grantee is complying with the terms of the...


Additional grants. An additional grant may be made to an applicant that has previously received a TSA grant and has achieved or nearly achieved the goals established...


Management assistance. The District Director will see that each TSA grantee receives management assistance to help achieve a successful program. (a) TSA employees...


Counseling consent by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 single family housing borrowers. (a) Subsequent to execution of the TSA grant agreement, the...


Grant evaluation, closeout, suspension, and termination. (a) Grant evaluation will be an ongoing activity performed by both the grantee and FmHA or its successor agency...


103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.551 Purpose. Source: 48 FR 56177, Dec. 19, 1983, unless otherwise noted. The purpose...


Public Law 103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.552 Definitions. (a) Applicant. A person who has submitted an application for occupancy in a...


103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.553 Exceptions. This subpart does not apply to: (a) Rent changes authorized by FmHA or its...


103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.554 Reasons for grievance and appeal. (a) Tenants. Grievance and appeal procedures provide a means for...


103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.555 Settlement of grievances and appeals. (a) General. Borrowers and applicants/tenants are encouraged...


Public Law 103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.556 Procedure for obtaining a hearing. (a) Request for hearing. If the applicant or tenant desires...


103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.557 Procedures governing the hearing. (a) Subject to paragraph (b) of this section, the hearing will be...


Public Law 103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.558 Decision of the hearing officer or hearing panel. (a) The hearing officer or hearing panel...


103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.559 Responsibilities of the FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 District Director. ...


Public Law 103 354 Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure Sec. 1944.600 OMB control number. The collections of information requirements contained in this...


Source: 58 FR 21894, Apr. 26, 1993, unless otherwise noted. (a) This subpart sets forth the policies and procedures for making grants under section 533...


Policy. (a) The policy of RHS is to provide HPG's to grantees to operate a program which finances repair and rehabilitation activities to individual housing,...


The objective of the HPG program is to repair or rehabilitate individual housing, rental properties, or co-ops owned and/or occupied by very low- and low-income...


suspension--drug-free workplace. (a) For purposes of this subpart, exhibit A of FmHA Instruction 1940-M (available in any Agency office) requires all Rural...


Definitions. References in this subpart to District, State, National and Finance Offices, and to District Director, State Director, and Administrator refer to...


lobbying. All applicants must comply with FmHA Instruction 1940-Q (available in any FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 office) which...


Applicant eligibility. (a) To be eligible to receive a grant, the applicant must: (1) Be an organization as defined in Sec. 1944.656 of this subpart; (2) Have...


Replacement housing applies only to existing, individual owner occupied housing. Replacement housing does not apply to rental properties (single-unit...


of the HPG applicant and FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 point of contact. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law...


Individual homeowners--eligibility for HPG assistance. The individual homeowners assisted must have income that meets the very low- or low-income definitions, be the owner of...


Eligibility of HPG assistance on rental properties or co-ops. (a) Ownership. The owner(s) of rental properties or co-ops must own the dwelling at the time of receiving...


Ownership agreement between HPG grantee and rental property owner or co-op. HPG assistance may be provided by a grantee with respect to rental properties or co-ops only if...


Housing preservation and replacement housing assistance. (a) Grantees are responsible for providing loans, grants, or other comparable assistance to homeowners, owners of...


inspection of work. Grantees are responsible for supervising all rehabilitation and repair work, as well as replacement housing financed with HPG assistance....


Administrative activities and policies. Grant funds are to be used primarily for housing repair and rehabilitation activities. Use of grant funds for direct and...


displacement. (a) Relocation. Public bodies and agencies must comply with the requirements of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Act...


grant. HPG projects may be funded under the terms of a grant agreement for a period of up to 2 years commencing on the date of execution of the grant agreement by the...


Project income. (a) Project income during the grant period from loans made to homeowners, owners of rental properties, and co-ops is governed by 7 CFR parts 3015 and 3016....


requirements and outreach efforts. The policies and regulations contained in subpart E of part 1901 of this chapter apply to grantees under this subpart. ...


Environmental requirements. Subpart G of part 1940 of this chapter will be followed regarding environmental requirements. The following is additional information on how...


and replacement housing requirements and procedures. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 has entered into a Programmatic Memorandum...


Public participation and intergovernmental review. (a) In preparing its statement of activities, the applicant is responsible for consulting with leaders from the county,...


HPG funds to States and unused HPG funds. The allocation and distribution of HPG funds is found in Sec. 1940.578 of subpart L of part 1940 of...


Preapplication procedures. (a) All applicants will file an original and two copies of Standard Form (SF) 424.1, ``Application For Federal Assistance (For...


deadline. Dates governing the invitation and review of HPG pre applications will be published annually in the Federal Register and may be obtained...


Project selection criteria. (a) Applicants must meet all of the following threshold criteria: (1) Provide a financially feasible program of housing preservation...


grantee selection. After all pre applications have been reviewed under the selection criteria and if more than one pre application has met the criteria of Sec....


Application submission. Applicants selected by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will be advised to submit a full application in an original and...


Preapplication/application review, grant approval, and requesting HPG funds. The FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 offices processing HPG...


Reporting requirements. (a) SF-269, ``Financial Status Report,'' is required of all grantees on a quarterly basis. Grantees shall submit an original and two copies of...


agreement and modifying the statement of activities. (a) All requests extending the original grant agreement or modifying the HPG program's statement of...


An additional HPG grant may be made when the grantee has achieved or nearly achieved the goals established for the previous or existing grant. The grantee...


Grant evaluation, closeout, suspension, and termination. (a) Grant evaluation will be an on-going activity performed by both the grantee and FmHA or its successor agency...


by grantee. (a) The grantee is required to perform long-term monitoring on any housing preservation program involving rental properties and co-ops....


The Administrator of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 may, in individual cases, make an exception to any requirements of this subpart...


The Administrator of FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 may, in individual cases, make an exception to any requirements of this subpart...
...


1945.2 Purpose. This subpart describes and explains the types of incidents which can result in an area being determined a disaster area, thereby...


1945.5 Abbreviations. The following abbreviations are used in this subpart. (a) ASCS--Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service. (b)...


1945.6 Definitions. The following definitions are applicable to this subpart: (a) Applicant. The person or entity carrying on the farming operation at...


1945.18 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Agriculture Council (FAC). There is a USDA FAC established by the Secretary to serve every...


1945.19 Reporting potential natural disasters and initial actions. (a) Purpose. The purpose of reporting potential natural disasters is to provide a...


1945.20 Making EM loans available. EM loans will be made available to applicants having qualifying severe physical and/or production losses within a county...


1945.21 Reporting and coordination requirements. After EM loans are made available under Sec. 1945.20 of this subpart, the following actions will be...


1945.25 Relationship between FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 and FEMA. (a) General. When a major disaster or emergency declaration is...


1945.26 Relationship between FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 and SBA. (a) General. Public Law 99-272 made agricultural...


1945.27 Relationship between FCIC and FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354. (a) General. Exhibit A of FmHA Instruction 2000-N (available in...


1945.28 Relationship between ASCS and FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354. Exhibit A of FmHA Instruction 2000-JJ (a copy of which is...


1945.30 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 Emergency Loan Support Teams (ELST). (a) Use of ELSTs. ELSTs are to be used when a disaster...


1945.31 FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 Emergency Loan Assessment Teams (ELAT). The State Director will deploy ELATs on a continuing basis to...


1945.35 Special EM loan training. (a) General. When it is evident that a large number of farmers were affected by a widespread disaster in a State, the National...


1945.45 Public information function. A good public information program is a must in disaster areas. This program should inform farmers and the general public when...


Program Sec. 1948.51 General. Authority: Sec. 601, Pub. L. 95-620, delegation of authority by the Sec. of...


Program Sec. 1948.52 Objectives. The objective of the program is to help areas impacted by coal or...


Program Sec. 1948.53 Definitions. (a) Approved designated area. A group of counties, a county, or a part of...


Program Sec. 1948.54 Eligible applicants. Organizations eligible for grants include local governments,...


Program Sec. 1948.55 Source of funds. (a) Grants will be awarded from appropriate funds specifically...


Program Sec. 1948.56 Program purposes. (a) FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 will...


Program Sec. 1948.57 Eligible activities. Grant Funds may be used for: (a) The preparation of...


Program Sec. 1948.59 Ineligible activities. (a) Growth management and housing planning grant funds may not...


Program Sec. 1948.60 Delegation and redelegation of authority. The FmHA or its successor agency under Public...


Program Sec. 1948.61 State supplements and guides. FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354...


Program Sec. 1948.62 Environmental impact requirements. (a) The policies and regulations contained in subpart G...


Program Sec. 1948.63 Historic preservation requirements. The policies and regulations contained in part 1901,...


Program Sec. 1948.64 Equal opportunity requirements. The policies and regulations contained in part 1901, subpart...


Program Sec. 1948.65 Relocation Act requirements. The policies and regulations contained in title 7, subtitle...


Program Sec. 1948.67 Procedure for designation. (a) Local governments may request the Governor of the State in...


Program Sec. 1948.68 Criteria for designation. (a) An area designated by the Governor must have the...


Program Sec. 1948.70 Designation approval. Upon receipt of a request for approval of a designation made...


Program Sec. 1948.72 Industry reports. Any person regularly engaged in any coal or uranium...


Program Sec. 1948.78 Growth management and housing planning projects. (a) Existing plans for growth management...


Program Sec. 1948.79 Application procedure for planning grants. (a) Applicants may submit a preapplication for...


Program Sec. 1948.80 Planning grant selection criteria. The following criteria will be used in the selection...


Program Sec. 1948.81 State Investment Strategy for Energy Impacted Areas. (a) The State Investment Strategy for...


Program Sec. 1948.82 Plan and State Investment Strategy approval procedure. (a) Any plan submitted for FmHA or...


Program Sec. 1948.83 Performance of site development work. Site development work will be done in accordance with Sec....


Program Sec. 1948.84 Application procedure for site development and acquisition grants. (a) For...


Program Sec. 1948.86 Site development and acquisition grant selection criteria. The following criteria will...


Program Sec. 1948.88 Direct land acquisition by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354. ...


Program Sec. 1948.89 Land condemnation by FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354. (a) If FmHA...


Program Sec. 1948.90 Land transfers. (a) Transfers of real property acquired by FmHA or its successor...


Program Sec. 1948.91 Inspections of development. Inspections will be made by the FmHA or its successor agency...


Program Sec. 1948.92 Grant approval and fund obligation. (a) The FmHA or its successor agency under Public...


Program Sec. 1948.93 Appeal procedure. Any grantee or applicant for FmHA or its successor agency under Public...


Program Sec. 1948.94 Reporting requirements. (a) For planning grants, SF-270 shall be submitted by grantees on...


Program Sec. 1948.95 Grant monitoring. Each grant will be monitored by FmHA or its successor agency under...


Program Sec. 1948.96 Audit requirements. (a) Audit requirements for Site Development and Acquisition...


Program Sec. 1948.97 Grant closing and fund disbursement. Grant closing and fund disbursement will be accomplished...


Program Sec. 1948.98 Grant agreements. The following Grant Agreements are a part of this regulation. ...




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