Florida - School Meals: Federal requirement

Federal Requirement
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State law requires that school meals meet USDA nutrition standards.

5P-2.002 Responsibilities for the School Food Service Program.

(1) The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services shall have the following responsibilities:

  • (a) To require that all Child Nutrition Programs for which federal reimbursement is granted shall meet at least the minimum standards established by the United States Department of Agriculture as provided in 2 CFR 200 and 7 CFR 15, 15a, 15b, 210, 215, 220, 225, 226, 240, 245, 250 and 252,
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