|(a) The Amy Young Barrier Removal Program is excluded
from the survey requirements, to the extent funded with the Texas
(b) When Program funds are used for acquisition or
construction, an Improvement Survey is required when:
(1) The rehabilitation project is enlarging the footprint;
(2) The Activity is reconstruction, new construction,
or acquisition of an existing home.
(c) If allowed by the Program Rules or NOFA, existing
surveys for acquisition only activities may be used if the owner certifies
that no changes were made to the footprint of any building or structure,
or to any improvement on the Single Family Housing Unit, and the title
company accepts the certification and survey.
(d) The Department reserves the right to determine
the survey requirements on a per Activity basis if additional survey
requirements would, at the sole discretion of the Department, benefit