RULE 265-42.2 - Definitions

RULE 265-42.2. Definitions

When used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires:

"Applicant" means an eligible provider of eligible homeless services which is applying for funds through the ESG program.

"ESG program" means the Emergency Solutions Grant Program created pursuant to Title 42 of the U.S. Code (42 U.S.C. Section 11375) as well as parts of Title 24 of the Code of Federal Regulations (24 CFR Part 576).

"HMIS" means the Homeless Management Information System, which is a client-level data collection and management system implemented at the community level that allows for better coordination among agencies providing services to clients.

"Homeless" or "homeless individual" shall have the meaning set forth in 24 CFR Part 91.

"HUD" means the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

"IFA" means the Iowa finance authority.

"Private, nonprofit organization" means an organization described in Section 501(c) of the Internal Revenue Code which:

1. Is exempt from taxation under Subtitle A of the Internal Revenue Code,

2. Has an accounting system and a voluntary board,

3. Practices nondiscrimination in the provision of services to clients, and

4. Has registered with the state of Iowa as a nonprofit corporation.

"SAF" means the shelter assistance fund, as set forth in 265-Chapter 41.

"Subrecipient" means any private, nonprofit organization or city or county government to which IFA distributes ESG program funds.

(ARC 9166B, lAB 10/20/10, effective 10/1/10; ARC 9282B, lAB 12/15/10, effective 1/19/11; ARC 0186C, lAB 6/27/12, effective 8/1/12 Amended by IAB October 25, 2017/Volume XL, Number 9, effective 11/29/2017)

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