FORM RD 2006-46 (Rev. 01-98)
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE MANUAL ISSUE No.
RURAL DEVELOPMENT WSAL PN 448
Washington, D.C 20250 DATE
April 20, 2011
RD MANUAL CHANGES
INTEREST RATES, AMORTIZATION, GUARANTEE FEE, ANNUAL CHARGE, AND FIXED PERIOD.
Exhibit B is partially revised to update the Treasury Judgement Rate and various program rates, effective April 1, 2011.
Exhibit B: Pages 1 & 2 (Rev 33). Exhibit B: Pages 1 & 2 (Rev 34).
RD INS 1951-O
SERVICING CASES WHERE UNAUTHORIZED LOAN(S) OR OTHER FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE WAS RECEIVED – COMMUNITY AND INSURED BUSINESS PROGRAMS. Exhibit B is partially revised to update program interest rates, effective April 1, 2011.
Exhibit B: Pages 3 & 4 (Rev 14). Exhibit B: Pages 3 & 4 (Rev 15).
RD INS 1956-B
DEBT SETTLEMENT – FARM LOAN PROGRAMS AND MULTI-FAMILY HOUSING. This Instruction is partially revised as follows:
§ 1956.84, to add a reference to Exhibit B; and
§ 1956.84(a)(1)(iv), to provide SEC authority to approve cancellation of debts returned from cross-servicing.
Pages 13 & 14 (Rev 1) and Pages 13 & 14 (Rev 2) and
15 & 16 (Rev 1). 15 & 16 (Rev 2).
INSERT RD INS
ADVANCED BIOFUEL PAYMENT PROGRAM dated 04-20-11. This Instruction is issued to establish the Advanced Biofuel Payment Program authorized under Title IX, Section 9005 of the 2008 Farm Bill.
Table of Contents;
Pages 1 through 34; and
RD HANDBOOK CHANGES
DIRECT SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING LOANS AND GRANTS FIELD OFFICE HANDBOOK. This Handbook is partially revised. Specific revisions include:
In the following Handbooks, Appendix 6 is partially revised to include the
April 1, 2011, interest rate for the Above-Moderate Single Family Housing non-program.
* Number Title
HB-1-3550 DIRECT SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING LOANS AND GRANTS FIELD OFFICE
HB-2-3550 DIRECT SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING LOANS AND GRANTS CENTRALIZED
SERVICING CENTER HANDBOOK.
Paragraph 12.3, to require Loan Originator to provide sufficient documentation in the applicant’s case file to justify the existence of health and safety hazards for each repair or to make the dwelling accessible and usable for household members with disabilities. Also to require that the identified health and safety hazards be separated from loan improvements and other partnership funds.
Handbook Letter 18 is revised to explain possible options regarding appraisal values.
Appendix 16, to require (1) Single Family Housing field staff to contact insurance companies in all circumstances where emergency housing assistance is requested by applicants for repairs that are potentially covered by insurance; (2) Require SFH field staff to obtain certification statements from recipients in all circumstances where recipients receive disaster assistance under a presidential disaster declaration. This certification will indicate that the applicant have not received other benefits for the same purpose as the Rural Development assistance; and (3) To include documentation requirements to justify the existence of health and safety hazards for each repair or to make the dwelling accessible and usable for household members with disabilities to insure that funds are used for eligible purposes.
Chapter 12 dated 01-23-03: Chapter 12 dated 01-23-03:
Pages 12-3 thru 12-10; Pages 12-3 thru 12-10 revised;
Appendix 3 dated 01-23-03: Appendix 3 dated 01-23-03:
Handbook Ltr. 18; Handbook Ltr. 18 revised;
Appendix 6 dated 01-23-03: Appendix 6 dated 01-23-03:
Pages 3 & 4; and Pages 3 & 4 revised;
Appendix 16 dated 01-23-03: Appendix 16 dated 01-23-03:
Pages 1 thru 7. Pages 1 thru 7 revised 04-20-11.
Guaranteed Rural Rental Housing Program
Origination and Servicing Handbook.
Chapter 7 and Appendix 2 are partially revised to remove reference to Form HUD 9822, “Physical Inspection Report” and is replace with Form RD 3560-11, “Multi-Family Housing Physical Inspection”. Form HUD 9822 is now obsolete therefore Lenders will be required to used Form RD 3560-11.
Chapter 7 dated 12-18-98: Chapter 7 dated 12-18-98:
Pages 7-15 thru 7-16; and Pages 7-15 thru 7-16 revised; and
Appendix 2 dated 12-18-98: Appendix 2 dated 12-18-98:
All Pages. Pages 1 & 2 revised 04-20-11.
NO SPECIAL PROCEDURE NOTICES RELEASED.
ADMINISTRATIVE NOTICES RELEASED:
(See AN Checklist.)