AMF Regulations

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Regular Rulemaking Process

Notice of Modifications to the Text of Proposed Regulations

During the 45-day public comment period of the proposed rulemaking, CAEATFA made modifications to the regulation text to clarify aspects of the Program. To allow for public comment to these proposed modifications, CAEATFA is holding an additional 15-day public comment period from March 18, 2020 until 5:00 PM on April 2, 2020. If you have any comments regarding the proposed changes they must be submitted in writing to CAEATFA no later than 5:00 PM on April 2, 2020. Comments may be submitted to cheef@treasurer.ca.gov or susan.mills@treasurer.ca.gov or by mail to 915 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, California 95814.
Below are the associated documents:


Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

CAEATFA issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking with proposed regulation text and the Initial Statement of Reasons for the regular rulemaking process for the Affordable Multifamily Energy Efficiency Financing Program. These regulations will complete the rulemaking process initiated by the emergency regulations enacted on May 9, 2019, re-adopted on November 6, 2019, and submitted for a second re-adoption on January 15, 2020.

The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking was submitted to the Office of Administrative Law on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. On Friday, January 31, 2020, the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking will be published in the California Regulatory Notice Register. The 45-day public comment period will end on Monday, March 16, 2020.

Below are the associated Regular Rulemaking documents:


Public Hearing for Regular Rulemaking Regulations

CAEATFA is seeking public comments on the regulations for the Affordable Multifamily Energy Efficiency Financing Program as a part of the Regular Rulemaking process. CAEATFA will host a public hearing on the proposed regulations on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, from 2:00 PM until business is concluded, at 801 Capitol Mall, Room 141, Sacramento, California 95814. To register to participate for the public hearing via webinar, click the link below:

Stakeholders and interested parties can submit written comments to cheef@treasurer.ca.gov until 11:59 PM PST on March 16, 2020.

Emergency Rulemaking Process

Second Re-Adoption of Emergency Regulations

CAEATFA noticed the second re-adoption of the emergency regulations on January 15, 2020. This is a duplicate of the emergency regulations that were first re-adopted and approved by the Office of Administrative Law with an effective date of November 6, 2019, as well as the initial emergency regulations.

Below are the documents associated with the Re-Adoption of Emergency Regulations:

The emergency regulations were initially approved by the CAEATFA board on April 16, 2019, and enacted by the Office of Administrative Law on May 9, 2019.

Background

CAEATFA held a public workshop seeking input on the proposed Program design on November 7, 2017. Another public workshop was held on February 26, 2019 followed by a public comment period that ran through March 8, 2019. The Affordable Multifamily Energy Efficiency Financing Program proposed regulations were approved by the CAEATFA Board on April 16, 2019.

A copy of the regulations, the slide presentation describing the program, a video of the workshop, and the corresponding transcript are available:

View the text of the regulations approved by the CAEATFA Board on 4/16/2019
2/26/2019 Regulations Workshop Presentation
2/26/2019 Workshop Video
2/26/2019 Workshop Transcript

First Re-Adoption of Emergency Regulations

CAEATFA re-adopted the emergency regulations, which the Office of Administrative Law approved with an effective date of November 6, 2019. The proposed regulations were an exact duplicate of the initial emergency regulations.

Below are the documents associated with the Re-Adoption of Emergency Regulations:

For more information on the Affordable Multifamily Financing Program, please visit GoGreenFinancing.com.