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Interim Guidance On WIC Vendor Cost Containment

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DATE: June 8, 2006
SUBJECT: Interim Guidance on WIC Vendor Cost Containment
TO: Regional Directors
Supplemental Food Programs
All Regions

Attached is the Interim Guidance on WIC Vendor Cost Containment. This interim guidance is intended to assist state agencies in implementing the Vendor Cost Containment Interim Rule published in the Federal Register on Nov. 29, 2005.

Changes to this guidance may be made as a result of comments received on the interim rule and after publication of a final rule.

Please share this information with your state agencies.

Supplemental Food Programs Division 

Page updated: December 22, 2021

The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.