Local housing trust fund program allocation plan—adoption by reference, 19.1
IOWA FINANCE AUTHORITY
Adopted and Filed
Rule making related to trust fund allocation plans
The Iowa Finance Authority hereby amends Chapter 19, "State Housing Trust Fund," Iowa Administrative Code.
Legal Authority for Rule Making
This rule making is adopted under the authority provided in Iowa Code section 16.181(3).
State or Federal Law Implemented
This rule making implements, in whole or in part, Iowa Code section 16.181.
Purpose and Summary
The purpose of the amendment is to update the rules in Chapter 19, which have not been revised for approximately ten years. The amendment updates the trust fund allocation plan for the Local Housing Trust Fund Program from the June 2009 version to the March 2019 version of the plan. This update allows the final four counties that are not part of an Iowa Council of Governments region, with the Iowa Finance Authority Board's consent, to form a new Local Housing Trust Fund together even though the counties do not serve geographically contiguous areas.
Public Comment and Changes to Rule Making
Notice of Intended Action for this rule making was published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin on March 27, 2019, as ARC 4371C. No public comments were received. No changes from the Notice have been made.
Adoption of Rule Making
This rule making was adopted by the Authority on May 1, 2019.
This rule making has no fiscal impact to the State of Iowa.
After analysis and review of this rule making, no impact on jobs has been found.
Any person who believes that the application of the discretionary provisions of this rule making would result in hardship or injustice to that person may petition the Authority for a waiver of the discretionary provisions, if any.
Review by Administrative Rules Review Committee
The Administrative Rules Review Committee, a bipartisan legislative committee which oversees rule making by executive branch agencies, may, on its own motion or on written request by any individual or group, review this rule making at its regular monthly meeting or at a special meeting. The Committee's meetings are open to the public, and interested persons may be heard as provided in Iowa Code section 17A.8(6).
This rule making will become effective on June 26, 2019.
The following rule-making action is adopted:
Amend rule 265—19.1(16) as follows:
265—19.1(16) Trust fund allocation plans. The trust fund allocation plan entitled Iowa Finance Authority State Housing Trust Fund Allocation Plan for the Local Housing Trust Fund Program dated June 2009 March 2019 shall be the allocation plan for the award, pursuant to the local housing trust fund program, of funds held within the state housing trust fund established in Iowa Code section 16.181. The trust fund allocation plan entitled Iowa Finance Authority State Housing Trust Fund Allocation Plan for the Project-Based Housing Program dated June 2009 shall be the allocation plan for the distribution, pursuant to the project-based housing program, of funds held within the state housing trust fund. The trust fund allocation plans for the local housing trust fund program and the project-based housing program include the plans, applications, and application instructions. The trust fund allocation plans for the local housing trust fund program and the project-based housing program are incorporated by reference pursuant to Iowa Code section 17A.6 and 265—subrules 17.4(2) and 17.12(2).
[Filed 5/2/19, effective 6/26/19]
Editor's Note: For replacement pages for IAC, see IAC Supplement 5/22/19.