ERIC Number: ED073179
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
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Hearings Before the Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs of the United States Senate, Ninety-Second Congress, Second Session on Nutrition and Human Needs. Nutrition and Human Needs--1972. Part 3A--Section 13, Funds: Summer Lunch-Pre-School Feeding. Hearings Held Washington, D.C., April 7 and June 2, 1972.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.
These hearings on the Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs are organized in two parts, the contents of which are as follows. Part I concerns the Summer Lunch Program Funding, with opening statements by two senators, followed by the presentations of other witnesses. The focus of these two parts is on such topics as program needs, national priorities, hunger and child development, U.S. Department of Agriculture guidelines, and the Head Start program in Newton-Waltham, Mass. Part III is an "appendix" comprising items pertinent to the testimony presented in Part I. These items include miscellaneous articles, tables, and publications relating to the Special Food Service Program for Children, personnel involved in the development of sponsor and site handbooks for special summer programs, and an evaluation of the Summer Feeding Programs during the Summer of 1971. Part IV is an "appendix" comprising items pertinent to the testimony presented in Part II. The contents of this appendix include articles from the "New York Times," a letter from the New York City Agency for Child Development, a letter from the Arizona Early Childhood Council, and the text of a proposed amendment to the National School Lunch Act. [Twenty-four photographs have been deleted from this document as they will not reproduce.] (JM)
Descriptors: Breakfast Programs, Childhood Needs, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Hunger, Lunch Programs, Nutrition, Poverty, Preschool Education, Program Administration, Program Evaluation, Summer Programs
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.