Continued Availability of Funds for COVID-19 Supplemental Payments for Properties Receiving Project-Based Rental Assistance under the Section 8, Section 202, or Section 811 Programs
This Notice announces the continued availability of supplemental operating funds for Section 8, Section 202, and Section 811 properties to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus disease discovered in 2019 (COVID-19)1 and establishes an application process for owners of properties assisted under these programs to request funds for one or more of these purposes. Appropriations provided under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) (Pub. L. 116-136) are being provided via a special payment process that supplements the amount currently provided under existing Section 8, Section 202, and Section 811 rental assistance contracts administered by the Office of Multifamily Housing. On July 23, 2020, Notice H 20-08 was issued to provide an initial request period for COVID-19 Supplemental Payments. This notice establishes a second request window and updates the submission requirements. The guidance includes a December 11, 2020 filing deadline for owners of properties assisted under these programs to be considered for COVID-19 Supplemental Payments (CSP). This request period covers expenses incurred through November 30, 2020.