Resource | Policy Memos | FD-070
Implementation of Modifications to the TEFAP Allocation Formula

The purpose of this memorandum is to announce the implementation, effective December 15, 2007, of the modifications to the TEFAP allocation formula that we proposed in the Federal Register notice published on October 24, 2007.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP 05-2008
Food Safety Inspections in Non-Traditional School Settings

This memo clarifies how the food safety inspection requirement is to be carried out by program operators on military bases, Indian reservations and Residential Child Care Institutions (RCCIs).

Resource | Policy Memos | SFMNP 2008-1
Final Closeout Reports for Fiscal Year 2007

State agencies operating the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) in FY 2007 will be expected to provide final financial and program reports by Jan. 31, 2008.

Resource | Policy Memos | FD-069
Eligibility of Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) to participate in TEFAP

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance regarding the eligibility of Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) to participate in TEFAP.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP 01-2008
Facility Applications and Agreements in the CACFP

In response to a recommendation of the CACFP Paperwork Reduction Work Group, we are issuing this memorandum to re-state previous guidance on facility applications and agreements.

Resource | Policy Memos
Overuse of the 15 Percent ABAWD Exemptions by State Agencies

This memo provides guidance to sState agencies regarding large grant offset of overused ABAWD funds.

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APD Costs Incurred by State Agencies Other Than Social Services Agencies

FNS has become aware of a growing trend in states to consolidate or centralize some or all of the state's IT services across departmental lines. Because these organizational changes can have unintended consequences for our Food Stamp and WIC state agencies, we think it prudent to remind states of FNS requirements regarding such arrangements.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP 15-2007
Documentation of Block Claims Submitted by Sponsored Child Care Centers and Family Day Care Homes

This guidance, including clarifications regarding the definition of “current review year” and what is considered to be “acceptable documentation”, will remain in effect unless it becomes necessary to reconsider.

Resource | Policy Memos
Face-to-Face Interview Waiver Criteria

This is to advise you that we are modifying our criteria for the approval of waivers of the face-to-face interview at both initial and recertification.

Resource | Policy Memos
Fees for Collecting Child Support

We are providing guidance regarding the collection of fees for Child Support Enforcement when there is an issue in interpreting specific provisions of the Food Stamp Act and the Social Security Act.