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Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2014-0069

Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Meeting 1 - Public Comment Attachments

Public Comments

Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2013-0038

2008 Farm Bill Q&As

Questions and Answers for the 2008 Farm Bill

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0066

Clarification on Use of the WIC Acronym and Logo

This policy memorandum supplements an FNS instruction on the use of WIC acronym and logo.

WIC Policy Memorandum #2009-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0065

SNAP - Waiver Requests to Eliminate the Interview Requirement Altogether

We recently received a request from a state agency to completely waive the requirement that the state agency conduct an interview at recertification for all households

Resource | Guidance Documents | FNS-GD-2008-0064

Figure C: FNS Core Nutrition Messages

There are 16 core nutrition messages addressing 5 concepts: 7 for mothers of preschoolers, 4 for mothers of elementary school-age children, and 5 for 8- to 10-year-old children.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0063

SNAP - Extension for Afghani Special Immigrants

FNS guidance of March 20, 2008 provided that the eligibility of Afghani Special Immigrants was in effect through Sept. 30, 2008 under The Consolidated Appropriations Act 2008.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0062

Reminder Concerning E-Rate Audits by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

We were asked by the FCC to issue a reminder about cooperating with contractors auditing school districts’ receipt of funds under the FCC’s E-Rate fund.  Auditing for the current cycle is scheduled to begin in December 2008. 

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0061

D-SNAP Authority

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0060

Clarifying SNAP Reporting Requirements - "Known to the State agency"

The national office recently has received several questions from regional offices concerning what should be considered "known to the state agency" for SNAP reporting purposes.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0059

Distribution of Donated Foods to Service Institutions Participating in the Summer Food Service Program

In this memorandum, we present several options for consideration by the distributing agency to help ensure that service institutions receive donated foods for use in the summer meals provided in SFSP in an efficient and cost-effective manner.