Food Safety Inspections in Service-Only Sites Participating in the School Meals Programs

Last Modified: 04/16/2014
Wednesday, August 3, 2011

One of GAO’s recommendations is that the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) issue more specific guidance to States and school districts regarding the applicability of the food safety inspections requirement in schools that do not prepare food, such as those that only serve pre-packaged meals or meals delivered from a central preparation location (referred to in this memorandum as service-only sites). This memorandum serves that purpose.

Document #: 
SP45-2011