THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234
Office of P-20 Education Policy
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Streamlining Program Requirements and Improving Integrity in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)
Proposed Rule Summary:
This rulemaking proposes to amend the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) regulations to strengthen program integrity by codifying in regulations changes that have been tested through policy guidance and by streamlining requirements among Child Nutrition Programs. These changes update important definitions, simplify the application process, enhance monitoring requirements, and provide more discretion at the State agency level to manage program operations. The intended effect of this rulemaking is to clarify, simplify, and streamline program administration in order to facilitate compliance with program requirements.
Online comments submitted through the Federal eRulemaking Portal on this proposed rule must be received on or before March 23, 2020. Mailed comments on this rule must be postmarked on or before March 23, 2020.