California Health Facilities Financing Authority

Application Submission - Required Documents

Borrower Documents Requested with Application

  • Latest Audited Financial Statements
  • Latest Unaudited Financial Information
  • Previous Official Statement (if any)
  • Evidence of California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) compliance or exemption
  • Master Indenture or other document containing Borrower or Obligated Group existing covenants
  • Latest Rating Agency Reports of Borrower or Obligated Group

Bond Documents

  • Substantially Final Drafts due no later than 10th of the month in which approval is sought; further refinements of the documents may continue to be submitted to CHFFA staff
  • Standard provisions of CHFFA Loan Agreements and Indentures to be used: CHFFA is working on establishing template documents and language and once approved, will post template language. In the meantime, please consult with CHFFA to determine what provisions and language will be required for your specific transaction.
    • Recitals
    • Representations
    • Reporting Requirements
    • Indemnification
    • California Choice of Law
    • Venue in Sacramento County
    • CHFFA named as "Additional Insured"
    • Signature block format
  • Community Service Assurance
  • Tax Agreement provisions, including rebate reporting: CHFFA is working on establishing template documents and language and once approved, will post template language. In the meantime, please consult with CHFFA to determine what provisions and language will be required for your specific transaction.
  • CHFFA Closing Certificate Forms: CHFFA is working on establishing template documents and language and once approved, will post template language. In the meantime, please consult with CHFFA to determine what provisions and language will be required for your specific transaction.

Underwriting Documents

  • Substantially final drafts due no later than 10th of the month in which approval is sought; further refinements of the documents may continue to be submitted to CHFFA staff
  • Standard provisions of CHFFA Bond Purchase Agreement and Official Statement: CHFFA is working on establishing template documents and language and once approved, will post template language. In the meantime, please consult with CHFFA to determine what provisions and language will be required for your specific transaction.
    • CHFFA disclosure/disclaimers
    • Required legal opinions
      • Issuer Counsel
      • Bond Counsel (validity opinion and supplemental opinion including Securities and Exchange (SEC) Commission § 10b(5) opinion)
      • Underwriter's Counsel
      • Borrower Counsel (must cover SEC § 10 b(5) opinion on full Official Statement with very limited exclusions)
  • Authority 15c-2(12) Certificates: CHFFA is working on establishing template documents and language and once approved, will post template language. In the meantime, please consult with CHFFA to determine what provisions and language will be required for your specific transaction.