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Limitations on Reimbursement for Meals Served in CACFP and SFSP

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DATE: August 13, 1996
MEMO CODE: Welfare Reform Advisory Memo #1
SUBJECT: Limitations on Reimbursement for Meals Served in the CACFP and the SFSP
TO: Regional Directors
Child Nutrition Programs A
ll Regions

The attached memorandum is intended for immediate distribution to state agencies in your region. Dissemination of this memorandum without changes will ensure uniform implementation of these legislative provisions. To facilitate immediate dissemination, cc:Mail file of this memo with attachment has been transmitted to your attention.

This memorandum addresses provisions which reduce the number of reimbursable meals that can be claimed by camps and migrant site in SFSP and child care centers in CACFP. These provisions have been addressed first because they will have the most immediate administrative and financial impact on state agencies and institutions which administer the SFSP and CACFP. Additional implementation guidance on other aspects of HR 3734, the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996, will be sent to you as quickly as possible.

Child Nutrition Division


Page updated: December 15, 2021

The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.