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SSO Age/Grade Portion Size Waiver
About the Waiver  Maximize 

Before applying for an SSO age/grade portion size waiver, what should contracting Entities (CEs) do?  Maximize 

Who may apply for a SSO age/grade portion size waiver?  Maximize 

How long does the SSO age/grade portion size waiver last?  Maximize 

How do I apply for a SSO age/grade group portion size waiver?  Maximize 

How will TDA notify CEs about the approval or disapproval of SSO age/grade portion size waiver that is submitted?  Minimize 
TDA will send an email to the CE.

If I have questions about the SSO age/grade portion size waiver, what do I do?  Minimize 
Questions about the SSO age/grade group portion size waiver may be submitted to the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) by email to SNPWaivers@TexasAgriculture.gov with the subject "SSO Age/Grade Waiver."

Where is the web-based form located?  Minimize 
Log into TX-UNPS. The form is in the "Download Forms" section.

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 (1) mail: 
U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
1400 Independence Avenue, SW 
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; 
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or 
 
 (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

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