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Additional Guidance on the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Second Interim Rule

In September and October 2004, the Food and Nutrition Service conducted conference calls to answer questions from State agency staff about implementation of the second interim rule entitled, Child and Adult Care Food Program: Improving Management and Program Integrity. The attached guidance provides information to help CACFP staff build a stronger understanding of the rule’s requirements.

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Letter to Child Care Provider

Letter to Child Care Provider regarding participation in CACFP.

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CACFP 01-2005: Use of Enrollment Data for Establishing Claiming Percentages and Determining the Eligibility of Proprietary Centers

There are several instances in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) regulations where the definition of an enrolled child/program participant is critical to the appropriate application of Program requirements.

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Clarification on Acceptable Infant Formulas

This memorandum is in response to questions raised by the Connecticut State agency regarding acceptable infant formulas.

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Allowability of Cost for Directors and Officers Insurance in the Child and Adult Care Food Program

This memorandum addresses the allowability of “Directors and Officers” (D&O) insurance as an administrative cost in the Child and Adult Care Food Program.

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Overpayments in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP): Reauthorization 2004 Implementation Memo CACFP 4

The Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 (Public Law 108-265) amended the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (Act) to increase the disregard threshold for overpayments to child or adult care institutions participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) if the total overpayment to the institution for the fiscal year does not exceed an amount that is consistent with the disregards allowed in other programs under the Act.

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Implementing Changes to the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) in Interim Rule entitled, “Child and Adult Care Food Program: Improving Management and Program Integrity”

On September 1, 2004, the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) published an interim rule entitled, “Child and Adult Care Food Program: Improving Management and Program Integrity” (69 FR 53501).

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Errata Sheet-Preamble to CACFP Interim Rule

Errata Sheet-Preamble to CACFP Interim Rule

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Privacy Act: Proposed New System of Records

In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, 5 U.S.C. 552(a), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is giving notice that it proposes to establish a new system of records: USDA/FNS–11, entitled Information on Persons Identified as Responsible for Serious Deficiencies, Proposed for Disqualification, or Disqualified to Participate as Principals or Family Day Care Home Operators in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).

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CACFP Memorandum #1-04: Sponsor Monitoring Requirements in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

We have recently received several questions regarding the requirements established at § 226.16(d)(4) for sponsors’ review of their facilities. These questions focused on the long-standing requirements that new facilities be reviewed within the first four to six weeks of operation, and that each facility must be reviewed three times each year.