Identify what changed.
Understand why the changes were made.
Know how the changes affect operations.
The objective for the training is to cover how the newly issued rule affects operations. Minor wording changes for clarity, section reorganization for ease of use, and added interpretive material were intended to make the rule easier to use and better meet current needs.
Since statutory benefit limits remain unchanged, it must be recognized that the modified regulation adjusted the benefit mix and provided opportunities to offer better service to those persons affected by acquisitions subject to the URA.
Statutory benefit limits did not change. This training will point out where the modifications in the regulation adjust certain benefits and provide additional assistance to persons affected by acquisitions subject to the URA. The training will also address those changes in the rule that present opportunities for the agency to streamline their acquisition process.