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Use of Cafeteria Funds/Accounts

Nutrition Services Division Management Bulletin

To: School Nutrition Program Sponsors

Number: 03-125

Attention: Food Service Directors

Date: December 2003

Subject: Assembly Bill 1754: Use of Cafeteria Funds/Accounts

Reference: Assembly Bill 1754 Section 39; School Fiscal Services Division November 2003 Letter re 2003-2004 Budget Reductions/Flexibility Provisions

This Management Bulletin (MB) provides information regarding Section 39 of Assembly Bill (AB) 1754 (Chapter 227), which authorizes districts for the 2003-04 fiscal year to access up to 100 percent of the June 30, 2003, ending balances from general and cafeteria funds to meet other district financial obligations.

Please refer to the attached November 2003 letter from the California Department of Education, School Fiscal Services Division, for guidance regarding 2003-04 budget reductions and flexibility provisions within AB 1754.

Please share this information with your district/agency management and business personnel.


Budget: Flexibility Provisions 2003-2004 at

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