The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) is releasing a proposed rule action for public comment, as approved by the TDHCA Governing Board at its meeting held on October 26, 2023.

The proposed new rule is responsive to the passage of HB 2071 (88th Regular Legislature), which requires TDHCA compliance monitoring oversight of Public Facility Corporation (PFC) multifamily residential developments that are initiated on or after June 18, 2023. HB 2071 requires TDHCA to adopt rules necessary to implement Section 303.421 and Section 303.0425 of Chapter 303, Local Government Code. Therefore, the new rule is being made available for public comment.

Please note that the documents posted for comment on the TDHCA Public Center at http://www.tdhca.state.tx.us/public-comment.htm does not constitute the official version for purposes of public comment. The official version will be posted in the Texas Register edition dated November 10, 2023, at http://www.sos.state.tx.us/texreg/index.shtml. The public comment period will begin on November 10, 2023, and end on December 11, 2023, at 5 p.m., Central Time.

Written comments may be submitted to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, Attn: Wendy Quackenbush, Rule Comments, P.O. Box 13941, Austin, Texas 78711-3941, or via email to [email protected].

ALL COMMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 5 p.m., Central Time, on December 11, 2023.