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Flexibility for the Target 2 Sodium Requirements for School Year 2017-2018

Last Published: 01/06/2017

This guidance addresses the nutrition standard regarding the sodium content of meals served through the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. The second intermediate sodium target (Target 2) is scheduled to take effect on July 1, 2017. This memorandum provides additional guidance on implementation of Target 2 and flexibilities for school food authorities that are working toward compliance with Target 2 but are not in full compliance by the effective date.

Document #: 
SP 15-2017