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Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1990-0003 Definition of Provider’s Own

Section 17(a) of the National School Lunch Act limits participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program to nonresidential institutions providing child care.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1988-0016 Rescission of a Portion of PIRS Memo 85-05, Enhanced Funding for Food Stamp Investigations, and Prosecutions.

PIRS (Policy Interpretation Response System) Memo 85-05 deals primarily with funding aspects of state food stamp investigations, as its title indicates.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1988-0011 Reimbursement For Off Site Meal Consumption

This Instruction sets forth the policy with respect to reimbursement of meals consumed off-site under the National School Lunch, Commodity School, and School Breakfast Programs. 

Resource | Policy Memos Students - Physically or Mentally Unfit Exemption

Memo on physical or mental disability qualification for SNAP student eligibility policy.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1982-0009 Telephone Administrative Disqualification Hearings

This policy memo provides clarification on the use of telephone administrative disqualification hearings.

Index No.: 83-05 - REG. REF: 273.16
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1982-0003 Retroactivity of Agreements for the Child Care Food Program

A state agency may make payment for meals served in accordance with provisions of the program in the calendar month preceding the calendar month in which the agreement is executed. This provision applies only to center programs and to home programs which are renewing their agreements. The agreements of new home sponsoring organizations may not be backdated.

SNP 788-10
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1982-0001 Telephone Fair Hearings

This policy memo clarifies the use of telephone fair hearings.

Index No.: 82-14 - REG. REF: 273.15
Resource | Policy Memos Food Stamp Program SUA Requirements and Methodologies

This notice reminds state agencies of the requirements of the Food Stamp Program regulations and suggests guidelines for development of standard utility and/or telephone allowances by presenting examples of some of the methodologies used by states to develop these allowances.

FNS Notice 79-47
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