On April 30, 2014, the Council on Affordable Housing (COAH) approved revised Third Round regulations and authorized these proposed regulations for publication in the New Jersey Register.  The revised rules consist of Procedural Rules (N.J.A.C 5:98) and Substantive Rules (N.J.A.C. 5:99) which also consists of technical appendices.

A copy of the proposed regulations is available via the links above or in the "More Information" box to the right.  The proposed regulations have been published in the June 2, 2014 New Jersey Register.  Written comments on the rule proposal will be accepted through August 1, 2014.

Submit written comments by August 1, 2014, to:
   Sean Thompson, Acting Executive Director
   NJ Council on Affordable Housing
   PO Box 813
   Trenton, NJ 08625-0813

All comments should be identified by the applicable N.J.A.C. citation and submitted in the following format:

“5:99-1.2.  Comment: The definition of household should be changed to delete the reference to persons under age 18.”  This may be followed with any supporting reasons, references, and any other additional information that the commenter wishes to provide.

The Council encourages comments to be submitted in electronic form to COAHAdmin@dca.nj.gov to enable an expeditious review and response.  Such comments should include the words “Rule Comments” in the subject box.

A public hearing on the proposed rules will be conducted at 9:30 AM on Wednesday July 2, 2014 at the offices of the NJ Housing & Mortgage Finance Agency - 637 S. Clinton Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08650.