HUD Secretary Ben Carson chairs the White House Council on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing which has been tasked with soliciting feedback from State, local and tribal government officials to identify regulations and administrative practices that artificially raise the costs of housing development and identify practices and strategies that remove burdensome regulations.
HUD published a Request for Information (RFI) in the Federal Register on November 22, 2019. The RFI provides additional details on the type of feedback requested. We are reaching out to you to encourage you to submit your important feedback by January 21, 2020 (NOTE: Extended to January 31, 2020). Electronic comments can be submitted here: https://www.regulations.gov/comment?D=HUD-2019-0092-0001.
Additional details on the White House Council on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing can be found here: