7 CFR 247.13 - Provisions for non-English or limited-English speakers.

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§ 247.13 Provisions for non-English or limited-English speakers.
(a) What must State and local agencies do to ensure that non-English or limited-English speaking persons are aware of their rights and responsibilities in the program? If a significant proportion of the population in an area is comprised of non-English or limited-English speaking persons with a common language, the State agency must ensure that local agencies inform such persons of their rights and responsibilities in the program, as listed under § 247.12, in an appropriate language. State and local agencies must ensure that bilingual staff members or interpreters are available to serve these persons.
(b) What must State and local agencies do to ensure that non-English or limited-English speaking persons are aware of other program information? If a significant proportion of the population in an area is comprised of non-English or limited-English speaking persons with a common language, the State agency must ensure that local agencies provide other program information, except application forms, to such persons in their appropriate language.

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  • 2014-07-09; vol. 79 # 131 - Wednesday, July 9, 2014
    1. 79 FR 38748 - Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP): Implementation of the Agricultural Act of 2014
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      DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, Food and Nutrition Service
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: This rule will become effective on August 8, 2014, without further notice.
      7 CFR Part 247

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Title 7 published on 2014-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 7 CFR 247 after this date.

  • 2014-07-09; vol. 79 # 131 - Wednesday, July 9, 2014
    1. 79 FR 38748 - Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP): Implementation of the Agricultural Act of 2014
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, Food and Nutrition Service
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: This rule will become effective on August 8, 2014, without further notice.
      7 CFR Part 247