Resource | Rule
WIC Implementation of Nondiscretionary, Non-Electronic Benefits Transfer-Related Provisions

This final rule incorporates into the regulations governing the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) several changes set forth in the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (HHFK Act).

Resource | Rule
Final Rule: Cooperation in USDA Studies and Evaluations, and Full Use of Federal Funds in Nutrition Assistance Programs Nondiscretionary Provisions of the HHFKA of 2010 (PL 111-296)

This final rule incorporates into the regulations governing the Programs authorized under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (NSLA) and the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (CNA) two nondiscretionary provisions of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (HHFK Act).

Resource | Rule
WIC Local Agency Recognition of Exemplary Breastfeeding Support Practices

This notice announces a request for public comments on the approach for selecting and awarding local agencies for excellence in WIC breastfeeding services and support. Section 231 of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, P.L. 111-296, requires that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) establish a program to recognize WIC local agencies and clinics that demonstrate exemplary breastfeeding promotion and support activities.

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Exclusion of Combat Pay From WIC Income Eligibility Determinations

This final rule excludes combat pay from inclusion in the WIC income eligibility determination for deployed service members.

Resource | Policy Memos | 2011-7
Conversion Factors for WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines (IEGs)

The purpose of this policy is to assist State agencies that administer WIC when converting multiple income sources to a monthly equivalent as part of the WIC income eligibility determination.

Resource | Policy Memos | 2011-5
WIC Nutrition Risk Criteria

This policy memorandum describes nutrition risk eligibility in WIC, and explains the requirements of the use and management of FNS-issued nutrition rick criteria by WIC State agencies.

Resource | Policy Memos | 2011-3
Implementation of WIC-Related Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Provisions of PL 111-296

The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (the Act), PL 111-296, includes several provisions related to Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (42 U.S.C. 1786 et. seq.)(WIC).

Resource | Policy Memos | 2011-2
Nondiscretionary non-EBT Related Provision of PL 111-296

WIC Policy Memo #2011-2: The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (the Act), P.L. 111-296, includes several changes affecting the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (42 U.S.C. 1786 et. seq.) (WIC) and the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1751 et. seq.) (NSLA).