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§ 15581. Process for Filing a Complaint.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 5. Education
Division 1. California Department of Education
Chapter 15. Child Nutrition Programs
Subchapter 1. Food Sales, Food Service, and Nutrition Education
Article 7. Complaint Procedures
5 CCR § 15581
§ 15581. Process for Filing a Complaint.
(a) An organization or individual may file a complaint described in section 15580 by phone, email, or letter.
(b) A complaint filed on behalf of an individual student may only be filed by the student or the student's duly authorized representative.
(c) The complaint must be submitted within one year from the date the alleged violation occurred.
(d) The complaint must include:
(1) A statement that an LEA or a program operator that is not an LEA has violated a law or regulation relating to the CNP;
(2) The facts on which the statement is based;
(3) The name of the LEA or program operator that is not an LEA and/or specific site the allegations are made against;
(4) The contact information of the complainant; and
(5) If alleging violations regarding a specific child, the name of the student.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 33315 and 49556, Education Code. Reference: Sections 33315 and 49556, Education Code; and 7 C.F.R. Sections 210.19(a)(4), 215.1(a), 220.13(c), 225.11(b), 226.6(n) and 250.15(d).
1. New section filed 5-21-2020; operative 7-1-2020 (Register 2020, No. 21).
This database is current through 11/13/20 Register 2020, No. 46
5 CCR § 15581, 5 CA ADC § 15581
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