Resource | Policy Memos
Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Seriously Deficient Providers

This memorandum responds to regional requests at the Seattle meeting for clarification regarding States’ authority to maintain a list of seriously deficient day care home providers.

Resource | Policy Memos | 96-1
Farmer and Market Identifiers on FMNP Coupons

This memo provides clarification concerning the use of farmer and market identifiers on FMNP coupons.

Resource | Policy Memos
Registered Food Service Management Company (FSMC) Reports for the SFSP

As a follow-up to our December 1994 advisory memo to the regions which stated that this issue would be addressed in more detail in the future, this memo changes the existing FSMC reporting requirements policy to allow exception reporting by all State agencies.

Resource | Policy Memos | 95-3
Implementation of WIC Farmers' Marker Nutrition Program (FMNP) Regulatory Provisions

Implementation of WIC Farmers' Marker Nutrition Program (FMNP) Regulatory Provisions. This policy memo informs of changes that will be made to the FMNP interim regulations.

Resource | Policy Memos | 95-2
Applicability of the Department Nonprocurement Suspension and Debarment Regulations to Farmers in the WIC FMNP

FMNP Policy Memo #95-2. Recently we were asked to clarify whether farmers of the farmers' markets participating in the FMNP were excluded from the certification requirements set forth in Departmental regulations 7 CFR Part 3017, Nonprocurement Suspension and Debarment. This rule requires persons who are applying to participate in the covered transaction at both the primary and lower-tier level to certify that neither the nor their principals are presently debarred, suspended, or proposed for debarment by any Federal department or agency under the government-wide nonprocurement, debarment and suspension regulations.

Resource | Policy Memos | 95-1
Implementation of PL 103-448 Provisions

This policy memorandum authorizes the implementation of the provisions contained in PL 103-448, the Healthy Meals for Healthy Americans Act of 1994, enacted on Nov.  2, 1994.

Resource | Policy Memos | 93-3
Questions Raised During the October FMNP Meeting

The National Association of Farmers' Market Nutrition Program directors held their first annual meeting in Baltimore, MD, on October 7-9, 1993. At that meeting, a number of questions were raised during our program requirement session. Attached are these questions and our responses for your information.

Resource | Policy Memos | 93-2
Use of Administrative Funds to Attend FMNP Training/Conferences

This policy is intended to clarify the issue of Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) administrative funds for training and meetings and conferences as allowable administrative costs, as well as the circumstances under which WIC or FMNP administrative funds may be used.

Resource | Policy Memos | SFSP04-2006
2006 Handbooks--Obsolete

Announcement of the 2006 Summer Food Service Program handbooks. This memorandum is obsolete.

Resource | Policy Memos
USDA Sponsor Reviews

The purpose of this memorandum is to establish that regional offices may allow state agencies to count a USDA review of an SFSP sponsor as one of their required reviews, provided that the state agency assumes all responsibilities associated with resolution of the review findings relating to the administration of the program by the sponsor, including but not limited to any and all appeals arising from the review.