What is Provision 2 (P2)?
In an effort to reduce paperwork at the local level, Congress has incorporated into Section 11 (a) (1) of the National School Lunch Act the Provision 2 alternative to the normal requirement for annual determination of eligibility for free and reduced price school meals and daily meal counts by type (free, reduced price and full price meals). Special Assistance Alternatives - Provision 2
2018-2019 Base Year Application and Verification Materials:
- P2 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Application
- P2 Instructions/How to Apply
- P2 Parent/Guardian Information Letter/Frequently Asked Questions
30-Day Carryover and Delayed Implementation for Provision 2 - 9/5/08 USDA Policy Memo
Jessica Oele, MS, RDN, CD