|(a) Yes. However, your enrollment agreement, or an
addendum to the agreement, signed by the parent must include a statement
that the parent:
(1) Is choosing to provide the child's meals and snacks
from home; and
(2) Understands the child-care center is not responsible
for its nutritional value or for meeting the child's daily food needs.
(b) If the parent provides a meal but not a snack,
you are responsible for providing a snack as specified in this subchapter.
(c) You must provide safe and proper storage and service
of the individual meals and snacks provided by parents.
(d) Snacks provided by a parent must not be shared
with other children, unless:
(1) A parent is providing baked goods for a celebration
or party being held at the center; and
(2) You ensure that the shared snacks meet the needs
of children who require special diets.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §746.3309 adopted to be effective September 1, 2003, 28 TexReg 1402; amended to be effective July 1, 2005, 30 TexReg 3598; amended to be effective April 15, 2017, 42 TexReg 1575; transferred effective March 9, 2018, as published in the Texas Register February 16, 2018, 43 TexReg 909; amended to be effective March 10, 2021, 46 TexReg 1479