2022 Fourth Quarter State Legislative Report (January – December)

This report is a summary of key school nutrition state legislation that changed status or was introduced between January 1 and December 31, 2022. SNA state advocacy resources are a…

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#NSBW23 Toolkit

Sign Into Your SNA Account This page is for SNA members. Not a member? Join today! If you’re having trouble logging into your account, contact the SNA Service Center. Member…

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2023 Position Paper: Meals for All Fact Sheet

Expand NSLP/SBP to offer healthy school meals for all students at no charge Pandemic waivers allowed all schools to offer free meals to all students, ensuring every child was fueled…

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2023 Position Paper: Regulatory Burdens Fact Sheet

Reduce regulatory and administrative burdens.  Overly complex federal regulations divert resources from the mission of serving students. Streamlining regulations will minimize costs, support efficient operations and allow school nutrition professionals…

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2023 Position Paper

Thanks to support from Congress and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), school meal programs provided students consistent access to nutritious meals and assisted families in need throughout the pandemic.…

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2023 Position Paper: Reimbursement Rate

Make permanent the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program (NSLP/SBP) reimbursement rate increase provided in the bipartisan Keep Kids Fed Act (PL 117-158). School meal programs have always operated…

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2023 Position Paper: Nutrition Standards Fact Sheet

Ensure USDA maintains current school nutrition standards, rather than implement additional, unachievable rules.  Research shows students eat their healthiest meals at school, thanks to current nutrition standards requiring school meals to…

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Wellness Reboot

“Wellness Reboot” was presented at ANC 2022 in Orlando, Florida. Join USDA for an update on wellness policy requirements; including real-life examples from school foodservice directors who have implemented local…

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Small Districts Big Ideas – Meet up and Idea Sharing

“Small Districts Big Ideas – Meet up and Idea Sharing” was presented at ANC 2022 in Orlando, Florida. Come join your peers at a discussion-based roundtable for small and rural…

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Plant-forward. Plant-based. Plant-rich. Plant-what?

“Plant-forward. Plant-based. Plant-rich. Plant-what?” was presented at ANC 2022 in Orlando, Florida. What is plant-forward? It’s not vegan or vegetarian, but it’s what many consumers, including students, want and a…

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