The Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2008 (Pub. L. 110-411, approved October 14, 2008) (NAHASDA Reauthorization) reauthorizes NAHASDA through September 30, 2013, and makes a number of amendments to the statutoryrequirements governing the IHBG and Title VI Loan Guarantee programs. The NAHASDA Reauthorization amends section 106 of NAHASDA to provide that HUD shall initiate a negotiated rulemaking in order to implement aspects of the 2008 Reauthorization Act that require rulemaking. On January 5, 2010 (75 FR 423), HUD published aFederal Registernotice announcing the final list of members of the negotiated rulemaking committee (the NAHASDA Reauthorization Rulemaking Committee).
II. Negotiated Rulemaking Committee Meeting
This document announces the first meeting of the NAHASDA Reauthorization Rulemaking Committee. The committee meeting will take place as described in theDATESandADDRESSESsections of this document. The agenda planned for the meeting includes the discussion of protocols, timeframes, and scope of the rulemaking process, as well as setting of future meetings. The meeting will be open to the public without advance registration. Public attendance may be limited to the space available. Members of the public may be allowed to make statements during the meeting, to the extent time permits, and to file written statements with the committee for its consideration. Written statements should be submitted to the address listed in theFOR FURTHER INFORMATIONsection of this document.
Dated: February 16, 2010.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Native American Programs.