Extension Notice: Requests for Exemption from the School Meals’ Whole Grain-Rich Requirement for SY 2016-17

Last Published: 11/26/2018

This memorandum has been superseded by SP18-2018 CACFP13-2018: Child Nutrition Programs’ Flexibilities for School Year 2018-2019.

This memorandum extends the ability, previously authorized by Section 751 of Public Law 113-234, for school food authorities to request exemptions from the whole grain-rich requirements in the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program through School Year 2016-2017. This memorandum superseded SP 20-2015, Requests for Exemption from the School Meals’ Whole Grain-Rich Requirement for School Years 2014-2015 and 2015-2016.

Document #: 
SP33-2016