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FNS Nondiscrimination Statement

Last Published: 11/19/2015

The Nondiscrimination Statement (NDS) is for use by State and local agencies and their subrecipients for all FNS Programs. 

All documents, pamphlets, websites, etc. should be updated as follows:

1. Websites must be updated by December 31, 2015;
2. Documents, pamphlets, brochures, etc. using NDS language prior to 2013 must be updated by December 31, 2015;
3. Documents, pamphlets, brochures, etc. using 2013 NDS language should be updated when supplies are exhausted or by September 30, 2016; and
4. All new printing must use the 2015 NDS.