ERIC Number: ED076541
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Youth Camp Safety Standards. Hearings before the Select Subcommittee on Education of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives. Ninetieth Congress, Second Session on H. R. 17131 and H. R. 17307.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This is the report of House hearings on H.R. 17131, the "Youth Safety Act." and H.R. 17307, the "Youth Camp Safety Survey Act." The purpose of the "Youth Safety Act" is identified: to protect and safeguard the health and well-being of the youth of the nation attending camps by providing federal standards for safe operation of camps and federal assistance and leadership for safety programs. Included in supplemental materials is the pamphlet "Good Camping for Children and Youth of Low Income Families" by Catharine V. Richards. The report concludes with a general statement that the "Youth Safety Act" strengthens organized camping. (JA)
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.