State law requires that School Meals-meet USDA nutrition standards.
200 RICR 020-25-4.4 Incorporated Materials
These regulations hereby adopt and incorporate 7 C.F.R. §§ 210.10, 210.11, 210.18, 210.19 and 220.8 (2018) by reference, not including any further editions or amendments thereof and only to the extent that the provisions therein are not inconsistent with these regulations.
Guidance for Healthy & Compliant School Snacks
"RI schools that participate in the National School Lunch Program are subject to federal Standard and state Standard for competitive foods/beverages sold on the school campus during the school day"