Vendor disqualified for six months for keeping expired food items in stock..

Topic: Public Health, Decided by Judge Kennedy 
Docket Number: 1619233 , Decision Date: 2016-01-04 
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The Department of Public Health determined after investigation that, on three separate occasions, a WIC vendor had kept one or more WIC-approved food items that were outside of the manufacturer’s expiration date in stock, despite having received several warnings.  Accordingly, the vendor was subject to a six-month disqualification for violating Georgia WIC Program policies and procedures.