Policy Memos

INTRODUCTION
   
 

USDA publishes policies on a regular basis that establish procedures, explain regulations or require new practices. These policy memoranda have the force of regulation.

   
USDA POLICY MEMOS
   
  2012
 

Policy Number

 

Title

 

Date Issued


 
 
15-2012
  Health and Safety Standards for Outside-School-Hours Care  
5/1/2012
         
11-2012
  Family Day Care Home Administrative Reimbursements: Options and Carryover Reporting Requirements  
3/19/2012
         
08-2012
  At-Risk Afterschool Meals Component of the CACFP, Questions & Answers  
2/17/2012
         
06-2012
  Guidance on Income Eligibility Determinations & Duration  
2/10/2012
         
02-2012
  Eligibility Based on Census Data  
10/31/2011
   
  2011
 

Policy Number

 

Title

 

Date Issued


 
 
03-2011
  Child Nutrition Reauthorization 2010: Elimination of Block Claim Edit Checks in the Child and Adult Care Food Program  
12/17/2010
   
  2010
 

Policy Number

 

Title

 

Date Issued


 
 
11-2010
  Questions and Answers on Extending Categorical Eligibility to Additional Children in a Household  
5/3/10
     
07-2010
  Eligibility of Haitian Refugees for the Child Nutrition  
1/29/10
     
06-2010
  Expiring Income Eligibility Forms and Determining Claiming Percentages  
11/20/09
     
05-2010
  Geographic Preference for the Procurement of Unprocessed Agricultural Products in the Child Nutrition Programs  
11/13/09
     
03-2010
  Exclusion of Military Combat Pay  
1/7/10
     
02-2010
  Procurement Questions  
10/9/09
     
01-2010
  Applying Geographic Preferences in Procurements for the Child Nutrition Programs – Updates   
10/9/09
         
2009

Policy Number

 

Title

 

Date Issued


 
 

05-2009

 

Meal Disallowance Policies for Family Day Care Homes in CACFP

 

03/31/09

         

03-2009

 

Record Maintenance Requirements for Family Day Care Home Providers in the CACFP

 

02/24/09

         

01-2009

 

Small Business Tax Filing Updates

 

01/28/09

         
2008

Policy Number

 

Title

 

Date Issued


 
 

10-2008

 

Automatic Eligibility for Early Head Start Participants

 

08/05/08

         

09-2008

 

Simplified Acquisition Threshold

 

07/03/08

         

08-2008

 

Streamlining At-Risk Afterschool Meal Participation for School Food Authorities Currently Participating in the NSLP

 

06/06/08

         

07-2008

 

Automatic Eligibility for Free Meal Benefits Extended to All Children Enrolled in Head Start

 

05/16/08

         

06-2008

 

Rebates from the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008

 

03/26/08

         

05-2008

 

Sharing Income Eligibility Information Between Child Nutrition Programs

 

02/15/08

         
2007

Policy Number

 

Title

 

Date Issued


 
 
15-2007
  Documentation of Block Claims Submitted by Sponsored Child Care Centers and Family Day Care Homes  
8/27/07
     
08-2007
  Documentation of Tier I Eligibility Determinations in the Child and Adult Care Food Program  
6/15/07
     
01-2007
  Retention of Records Relating to Institutions, Responsible Principals or Responsible Individuals, and Family Day Care Homes on the National Disqualified List; Retention of Records Relating to Serious Deficiencies  
1/26/07
         
 

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