Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 25, § 7954 - Responsible Technical Entity

Current through Register 2021 Notice Reg. No. 52, December 24, 2021

(a) The following types of entities are eligible to demonstrate to the Department for designation as an RTE compliance with the requirements of subsections (d) through (g):
(1) A DLB;
(2) A Local government entity;
(3) A nonprofit corporation; and
(4) A private, for-profit entity.
(b) In order to be designated as an RTE and be responsible for the selection of capital development grants, a DLB shall:
(1) Demonstrate to the Department that the DLB membership meets the requirements of an RTE as set forth in subsections (d) through (g); or
(2) Provide the certification required by subsection (h) that the DLB has delegated feasibility determinations involving capital development grants to an entity which has demonstrated to the Department that it meets the requirements of an RTE as set forth in subsections (a) and (d) through (g).
(c) The demonstration shall consist of written evidence of compliance with the requirements of subsections (a) and (d) through (g) and written certification by the proposed RTE of acceptance of these requirements.
(d) An RTE shall have direct experience with the development of emergency shelter and/or transitional housing projects in the region, whether new construction, conversion, or rehabilitation. Staff persons committed to the task shall cumulatively possess experience and expertise in construction, real estate, finance, and the development of housing projects.
(e) An RTE shall commit to assist the DLB with the selection of capital development projects for funding by determining the feasibility and readiness of the projects proposed in all eligible capital development grant applications.
(f) For the purpose of reviewing, ranking, or selecting applications for funding, each member of the RTE or DLB subcommittee shall comply with subsection 7953(f).
(g) An RTE shall commit to provide the DLB with advice about project acquisition, construction and/or rehabilitation, during capital development grant monitoring and close-out activities.
(h) Where separate entities, the RTE and the DLB shall each certify in writing to a statement which delegates to the RTE the responsibilities stated in subsections (d) through (g).
(i) The demonstrations and certifications required by this section shall be provided with the local organization's application for designation as a DLB. The timeframes for the Department's review shall be the same as those provided in subsections 7953(g) and (h).
(j) If a DLB enters into an agreement pursuant to subsection (h) with an entity other than the original RTE approved by the Department, the entity shall apply for Department approval pursuant to the requirements of this section. The new entity shall not participate in review and selection activities of the DLB until the Department provides written notice of approval of the entity as an RTE.
(k) In regions with no RTE, or where an RTE fails to complete its duties pursuant to this subchapter, the Department shall receive, review and select all applications for capital development grants.

Notes

Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 25, § 7954

Note: Authority cited: Sections 50402, 50801.5 and 50806.5, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Section 50802.5(c), Health and Safety Code.

1. Repealer and new section filed 3-18-94 as an emergency; operative 3-18-94 (Register 94, No. 11). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL 7-18-94 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day. For prior history, see Register 90, No. 32.
2. Repealer and new section refiled 7-8-94 with repealer and new subsection (g) as an emergency; operative 7-8-94 (Register 94, No. 27). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 11-7-94 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
3. Repealer and new section refiled 10-31-94 as an emergency; operative 10-31-94 (Register 94, No. 44). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 2-28-95 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
4. Repealer and new section refiled 2-15-95 as an emergency; operative 2-15-95 (Register 95, No. 7). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 6-15-95 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
5. Repealer and new section refiled 6-15-95 as an emergency; operative 6-15-95 (Register 95, No. 24). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 10-13-95 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
6. Certificate of Compliance as to 6-15-95 order including amendment of section transmitted to OAL 6-26-95 and filed 7-12-95 (Register 95, No. 28).

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