Resource | Policy Memos
Preguntas y Respuestas sobre Elegibilidad Categórica y Vehículos

Preguntas y Respuestas sobre Elegibilidad Categórica y Vehículos

Resource | Policy Memos
Recruiting For-Profit Centers to Participate in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

As you are aware, the fiscal year 2002 Department of Agriculture appropriations legislation (Public Law 107-76), enacted on Nov. 28, 2001, extended the free and reduced price provision for for-profit centers in the CACFP through Sept. 30, 2002.

Resource | Report
Food Assistance: WIC Faces Challenges in Providing Nutrition Services

GAO Report to Congressional Committees on Food Assistance: WIC Faces Challenges in Providing Nutrition Services.

Resource | Handbooks
Accommodating Children with Special Dietary Needs in the School Nutrition Programs

Accommodating Children with Special Dietary Needs in the School Nutrition Programs. Guidance for School Food Service Staff

Resource | Final Rule
Final Rule: FSP Noncitizen Eligibility and Certification Provisions of PL 104-193, as Amended by PL 104-208, 105-33 and 105-185 (Announcement of Effective Date)

This document announces the effective date of the final rule published on Nov. 21, 2000 at 65 FR 70133.

Resource | Instructions
FNS Instruction 796-2, Revision 3

This memorandum provides additional guidance on the implementation of FNS Instruction 796-2, Revision 3. 

Resource | Policy Memos
Clarification of Traditional and Enhanced Food-Based Meal Pattern in the School Breakfast Program

This memorandum clarifies the term "equivalent combination" found in the traditional and enhanced food based meal pattern charts at §§ 220.8(g)(2) and 220.8(g)(3) of the School Breakfast Program regulations.

Resource | Instructions
Small Farms/ School Meals Initiative

Town Hall Meetings. A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Bring Small Farms and Local Schools Together

Resource | Final Rule
Final Rule: WIC Food Delivery Systems - Delay of Implementation Date

This final rule delays from February 27, 2002 until October 1, 2002 the implementation date of the final rule entitled Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC): Food Delivery Systems, which was published in the Federal Register on December 29, 2000, 65 FR 83248, and became effective on April 28, 2001.

Resource | Research | Participation Characteristics
Characteristics of Food Stamp Household Fiscal Year 2000

The Food Stamp Program (FSP) provides millions of Americans with the means to purchase food for a nutritious diet. The FSP is the largest of the 15 domestic food and nutrition assistance programs administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service (FNS). In an average month in fiscal year 2000, the FSP served approximately 17.2 million people. This report presents the characteristics of food stamp households nationwide in fiscal year 2000 (October 1999 to September 2000). This information on household characteristics comes from FSP household data for fiscal year 2000 collected by FNS for quality control purposes. Annual quality control data used to produce this report can be found using the link below.