TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER X: DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER i: MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH
PART 672 WIC VENDOR MANAGEMENT CODE
SECTION 672.215 WIC FOOD LIST AND QUANTITIES


 

Section 672.215  WIC Food List and Quantities

 

a)         Foods which qualify for delivery to WIC Participants shall be determined by the Department in accordance with 7 CFR 246.10 and placed upon a list which shall be made public. This list shall be printed and distributed at least once each year with the effective date of implementation printed on the face of the list. Changes made to the WIC Food List by the Department including addition and deletion of eligible foods, shall be distributed to all Local Agencies, eligible Participants and WIC Vendors prior to implementation.

 

b)         The Vendor is allowed to offer a food item from the WIC Food List which is the same quantity and the same or lesser price as on the WIC Food List or Food Instrument, but is a higher grade or in a different size container.

 

c)         Minimum required quantities as specified in the WIC Vendor Contract are as follows:  

 

1)         All Vendors in the City of Chicago shall maintain sufficient quantities to provide food for 3 infants, 3 children, and 3 women.

 

2)         All Vendors outside of the City of Chicago shall maintain sufficient quantities to provide food for 2 infants, 2 children, and 2 women.

 

(Source:  Amended at 24 Ill. Reg. 7509, effective May 1, 2000)