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Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act Guidance for CACFP

Collected guidance from the California Department of Education regarding changes to the Child and Adult Care Food Program implemented by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.

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Note: Bulletins are in descending order by release date.

The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (Act) was signed into law by President Obama on December 13, 2010. The following are the Management Bulletins issued by the California Department of Education providing guidance on new changes to the CACFP implemented by the Act.

Bulletin Number Bulletin Title (Link) and Subject Release Date
USDA-CACFP-20-2011

Fluid Milk and Fluid Milk Substitutions (Revised) - ACTION REQUIRED
Nutrition Requirements for Fluid Milk and Fluid Milk Substitutions in the CACFP, Questions and Answers (REVISED)

December 2011
NSD-CACFP-09-2011 Serious Deficiency Process
Serious Deficiency Process for Agencies Failing to Submit Annual Update Requirements for the Child and Adult Care Food Program
September 2011
USDA-CACFP-13-2011 Water Availability in the CACFP - ACTION REQUIRED August 2011
USDA-CACFP-06-2011 Annual Update Requirements for the CACFP August 2011
USDA-CACFP-10-2011 Varied Timing of Unannounced CACFP Reviews - ACTION REQUIRED
Varied Timing of Unannounced Reviews in the Child and Adult Care Food Program
May 2011
USDA-CNP-02-2011

Privacy Protection and Social Security Numbers - ACTION REQUIRED
Privacy Protection and the Use of Social Security Numbers

April 2011
USDA-CACFP-08-2011 Administrative Payments to Day Care Home Sponsors April 2011
USDA-CACFP-05-2011 School Data Area Eligibility for Day Care Home Providers - ACTION REQUIRED February 2011
USDA-CACFP-03-2011 Elimination of Block Claim Edit Checks
Elimination of Block Claim Edit Checks in the Child and Adult Care Food Program
February 2011
USDA-CACFP-02-2011 Expansion of At-Risk Afterschool Meals
Expansion of At-risk Afterschool Meals in the Child and Adult Care Food Program
January 2011
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