Resource | Policy Memos | SP34-2006
Change to Item 6 in the FNS-742, School Food Authority Verification Summary Report

Local educational agencies (LEAs) must verify applications in accordance with the procedures set forth in the above-cited memorandum. The above change will affect the reporting for Item 6 (Type of Verification Used) on the FNS-742, School Food Authority Verification Summary Report.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP32-2006
Clarification of Direct Verification

The purpose of this memorandum is to clarify state agency procedures for direct verification, especially concerning the use of Medicaid data.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP30 CACFP14 SFSP07-2006
U.S. Armed Forces Family Supplemental Subsistence Allowance – Permanently Excluded from Income Consideration for the Child Nutrition Programs

PL 109-163 (Jan. 6, 2006) made the Department of Defense’s Family Subsistence Supplemental Allowance (FSSA) permanently available.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP29-2006
Buy American Reminder

This guidance serves as a general reminder to state agencies about the importance of complying with the Buy American provisions that are found in the regulations of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) at 7 CFR 210.21(d) and the School Breakfast Program (SBP) at 7 CFR 220.16(d)

Resource | Policy Memos | SP27-2006
Verification Sample Size

Section 9(b)(3) of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act was amended by the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004, PL 108-265, to specify verification sample sizes for local educational agencies .

Resource | Policy Memos | SP28-2006
Coordinated Review Effort; National Average Daily Attendance

We have obtained the latest school enrollment and attendance figures from the Department of Education. For your information, the updated national average daily attendance factor for use during Coordinated Review for School Year 2006-2007 is 93.4 percent.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP13-2006
Administrative Reimbursements for Non-Claiming Homes in the CACFP

The purpose of this memorandum is to clarify that sponsors of day care homes may not include non-claiming homes in the total number of homes reported for determining administrative reimbursements.

Resource | Policy Memos | FD-059
Eligibility of Private Adult Correctional Institutions to Receive and Use Donated Foods

This memorandum addresses the eligibility of privately owned or managed adult correctional institutions to receive donated foods for their own use, as charitable institutions, or to receive and use donated foods to provide meals for another charitable institution’s food service.

Resource | Policy Memos | FD-058
Annual Physical Inventory-Reconciliation of Book Inventory to Physical Inventory

This memorandum provides instructions on how to reconcile the physical inventory conducted at a distributing agency- or subdistributing agency-level storage facility with the book inventory required to be maintained for that facility.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP04-2006
Sponsor Monitoring of Facilities in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

It has come to our attention that there is some uncertainty regarding proper application of the monitoring requirements for sponsoring organizations set forth at § 226.16(d) of the CACFP regulations. This memorandum provides guidance on that issue, and replaces CACFP Memorandum # 04-2006, issued on Jan. 20, 2006.