FORM RD 2006-46 (Rev. 01-98)

 

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE                              MANUAL    ISSUE No.

RURAL DEVELOPMENT                                             WSAL       PN 450

Washington, D.C  20250                                       DATE

                                                                July 29, 2011

 

 

 

 

PROCEDURE NOTICE

 

  

 

 

RD MANUAL CHANGES

INSERT RD 440.1
(WSAL)

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 July
1, 2011.

REMOVE                                INSERT
Exhibit B:  Pages 1 & 2 (Rev 36).     Exhibit B:  Pages 1 & 2 (Rev 37).
 

 

INSERT RD INS 1951-O
(WSAL)


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 July 1, 2011.

REMOVE                                INSERT
Exhibit B:  Pages 3 & 4 (Rev 15).     Exhibit B:  Pages 3 & 4 (Rev 16).

 

 

RD HANDBOOK CHANGES

INSERT RD HB-1-3550
(WSAL)

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
July 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
               HANDBOOK.

HB-2-3550      DIRECT SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING LOANS AND GRANTS CENTRALIZED
               SERVICING CENTER HANDBOOK.

REMOVE                                INSERT
Appendix 6:  Pages 3 & 4.             Appendix 6:  Pages 3 & 4 revised 07-29-11.
 
 

 

INSERT RD HB-3-3560
(WSAL)

MFH PROJECT SERVICING HANDBOOK
This Handbook is partially revised.  Specific revision include:

Chapter 9:

Paragraph 9.13, to add the use of Handbook Letters 304 and 305(3560);

Paragraph 9.14, clarifies the Notification to Recipient process and adds the use of Handbook Letter 304 and 305(3560).  This section also clarifies what Borrower Error is and establishes the dollar amount used to pursue unauthorized assistance;

Exhibit 9-1, to add the needs to use Handbook Letters 304 and 305(3560) in the recapture of Unauthorized Assistance;

Paragraph 9.17, to add the reference to “identify unauthorized” to clarify the paragraph;

Paragraph 9.19, to add reference to Handbook Letters 304, 305 and Form RD 3560-65 as methods to recapture unauthorized assistance.  Clarifies the dollar amount used to pursue the unauthorized assistance.  This also adds reference to the Account Receivable Account used for the unauthorized assistance collection. 

Exhibit 9-3, to add reference to Handbook 304, 305 and Form RD 3560-65 in the actions to recapture unauthorized assistance from tenants;

Section 6,Updated references to offsets to general Treasury Referral to bring the handbook in compliance with the different offset methods covered under the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1992; and

Appendix 4, to add Handbook Letters 304 and 305, to clarify to process of identifying and collecting Unauthorized assistance.

REMOVE                                INSERT
Table of Contents:                    Table of Contents:
  Pages 11 thru 14; and                 Pages 11 thru 14 revised;
Chapter 9 dated 02-24-05:             Chapter 9 dated 02-24-05:
  Pages 9-11 thru 9-31.                 Pages 9-11 thru 9-33 revised; and
                                      Appendix 4 dated 02-24-05:
                                        Handbook Letter 304 added,
                                        Handbook Letter 305 added 07-29-11.

 

 

FORM

  REPLACEMENT

RD 3560-8
(WSAL)

TENANT CERTIFICATION
revised 08-11.  Prescribed in RD Handbook HB-2-3560 and 7 CFR part 3560.  The Form and FMI are revised to added a statement under “Part VI” that “In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, which protects my confidential records from unauthorized release.  I authorize the Agency to release information collected in this tenant certification to appropriate Agencies for income recertification purpose.”  Supplies dated prior to the revision date will be disposed of or recycled.  This Form and FMI are available on the Rural Development Instructions home page (http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/regs/).  No paper copy distribution of this form will be made, and it will not be stocked in the warehouse.

REMOVE                              INSERT
FMI dated 04-26-06.                 FMI revised 07-29-11.

 

 

RD 3560-65
(WSAL)

MFH UNAUTHORIZED ASSISTANCE NOTIFICATION/REPAYMENT AGREEMENT
revised 06-11. Prescribed in RD Handbook HB-3-3560.  The Form and FMI is issued to record and set up a repayment agreement for unauthorized assistance.  This Form and FMI are available on the Rural Development Instructions home page (http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/regs/).  No paper copy distribution of this form will be made, and it will not be stocked in the warehouse.

INSERT
FMI dated 07-29-11.

 

 

RD 4280-2
(WSAL)

RURAL BUSINESS AND COOPERATIVE SERVICE GRANT AGREEMENT revised 08-11.  Prescribed in RD Instruction 4280-B.  The Form and FMI is revised to change the form titled from “Renewable Energy/Energy Efficiency Grant Agreement Renewable Energy Systems and Energy Efficiency Improvement Grant Program” to  “Rural Business and Cooperative Service Grant Agreement.” This form will be utilized for energy grant programs, and in the future, be used by all RBS grant programs.  A Program Attachment will be attached to the Grant Agreement identifying additional programmatic grant provisions specific to the applicable regulation for the type of grant received.  Supplies dated prior to the revision date will be disposed of or recycled.  This Form and FMI are available on the Rural Development Instructions home page (http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/regs/).  No paper copy distribution of this form will be made, and it will not be stocked in the warehouse.

REMOVE                              INSERT
FMI dated 12-07-05.                 FMI revised 07-29-11.


 

 

NO SPECIAL PROCEDURE NOTICES RELEASED:
 

SPECIAL PROCEDURE NOTICE dated 07-01-11DISTRIBUTION:  WSAL.
  (Re:  RD Instruction 440.1, 1980-D, 4280-A, 4280-B, 4288-A,
   HB-1-3550 and HB-1-3565).

 

  

ADMINISTRATIVE NOTICES RELEASED:

  (See AN Checklist.)

 

 

 

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