FNS Documents & Resources
This policy memorandum provides guidance to State agencies on authorization of vendors impacted by the sale of Safeway, Inc. (Safeway) to AB Acquisition, LLC (Albertsons).
The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) considers access to a healthy school meal a critical function of Child Nutrition Programs. FNS Instruction 782-6 established the longstanding policy that children participating in the school meal programs not be charged any additional fees for services provided in conjunction with the delivery of these programs.
Collaboration with SFAs in Conducting Administrative Reviews and Assessing Compliance with Smart Snacks in Schools
FNS recently released updates to the Administrative Review Manual and related tools and forms for School Year (SY) 2014-2015. FNS will also issue necessary updates to the Coordinated Review Effort (CRE) Procedures Manual, forms, and instructions, for those states opting to continue with the CRE process in SY 2014-2015.