(a)  Local governments are required to submit applications in a manner prescribed by ECD in order to be considered for funding.  Selection of applications for funding will be based primarily on information contained in the application, thus applications must provide sufficient information for ECD to evaluate them.

(b)  Applicants may apply for more than one grant and be awarded more than one grant, providing the total amount of funds awarded to a single shelter does not exceed the maximum limits described in Rule .0302 of this Section.

(c)  ECD shall designate specific dates for submission of ESGP grant applications.  Grant application submission dates will be announced by ECD a minimum of 20 days before the date applications are due.

(d)  Applications must be received by ECD administrative offices in Raleigh before 5:00 p.m. on the submission date or, if sent by mail, must be postmarked on or before the submission date.

(e)  The applicant shall certify to ECD that it will comply with all applicable federal and state laws, regulations, rules and executive orders.

(1)           Copies of these federal and state documents are available for public distribution from the Division of Community Assistance of ECD.

(2)           Notwithstanding the provisions of Paragraph (d) in this Rule, certifications of compliance may be postmarked or received by ECD up to two weeks after the date the application is due.  This provision applies only to certifications.

(f)  Applicants must comply with the Act, all applicable federal and state laws, regulations, rules, executive orders and guidelines issued by ECD.


History Note:        Filed as a Temporary Amendment Eff. March 12, 1990, for a period of 180 days to expire

on September 8, 1990;

Filed as a Temporary Rule Eff. March 6, 1989 for a period of 180 days to expire on

September 2, 1989;

Authority G.S. 143‑323; 143B‑10; 24 C.F.R. 576.81;

Eff. August 1, 1989.