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Information to assist sponsors with program administration.

General Information Sheet # 15: Food Safety Questions and Answers
USDA guidance on the food safety provisions of the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 (Public Law 104-265).

General Information Sheet # 16: Express Enrollment
Implementing new legislation regarding the optional sharing of National School Lunch Program meal applications for Medi-Cal purposes.

Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Friday, March 25, 2016
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