Memo on Assessing the Child Nutrition State Administrative Expense Allocation Formula

2017-06-21 | School Nutrition Association

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) sent out a notice inviting the public to comment on a new information collection regarding the State Administrative Expense (SAE) allocations. The collection is intended to assess the effectiveness of the current SAE allocation formula for child nutrition programs, to identify and examine factors that influence state spending, and develop and test a range of possible alternatives to improve the SAE allocation formula. Written comments must be received by August 6, 2017 and can be submitted through the Federal eRulemaking Portal.