DAR File No. 42620

This notice was published in the March 15, 2018, issue (Vol. 2018, No. 6) of the Utah State Bulletin.

Education, Administration

Rule R277-719

Standards for Selling Foods Outside of the Reimbursable Meal in Schools

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 42620
Filed: 02/26/2018 10:00:11 AM


Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:

Rule R277-719 is authorized by the Utah Constitution Article X, Section 3, which vests general control and supervision of public education in the State Board of Education (Board), Subsection 53A-1-401(3) allows the Board to adopt rules in accordance with its responsibilities, Subsection 53A-19-201(1) allows the Board to set standards relating to the use of school lunch revenues, and Subsection 53A-1-402(1)(e) requires the Board to establish rules concerning school productivity and cost effectiveness measures and federal programs.

Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:

No written comments have been received.

Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:

Rule R277-719 continues to be necessary because it outlines requirements for Local Education Agency (LEA) policies regarding foods sold outside of the reimbursable meal service. Therefore, this rule should be continued.

The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Office of Administrative Rules, or at:

250 E 500 S
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84111-3272

Direct questions regarding this rule to:



Authorized by:

Angela Stallings, Deputy Superintendent, Policy and Communication

Additional Information

More information about a Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation is available online.

The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at https://rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull_pdf/2018/b20180315.pdf. The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.

For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Angela Stallings at the above address, by phone at 801-538-7656, by FAX at 801-538-7768, or by Internet E-mail at angie.stallings@schools.utah.gov.  For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Office of Administrative Rules.