ERIC Number: ED417011
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul-17
Reference Count: N/A
Improving the Quality of Child Care. Hearing of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources on Examining Proposals To Improve the Quality of Child Care in the United States, Including the Proposed Creating Improved Delivery of Child Care: Affordable, Reliable, and Educational Act of 1997. United States Senate, One Hundred Fifth Congress. First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
These hearings transcripts present testimony on proposals to improve the quality of child care in the United States. Both oral and submitted written statements are included. Contributors are: Representative Peter Deutsch (Florida); Senator James M. Jeffords, committee chairman; Senator Mike Enzi (Wyoming); Senator Edward M. Kennedy (Massachusetts); Senator Christopher J. Dodd (Connecticut); Representative Benjamin Gilman (New York); Senator Connie Mack (Florida); Senator Bob Graham (Florida); a Florida couple whose child died while in day care; the principal investigator from the Study of Early Child Care, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; a physician representing the American Academy of Pediatrics; a family child care provider from Connecticut; vice president for global workforce diversity, IBM Corporation; commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Human Services; Governor Jim Hunt (North Carolina); executive director of the National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies; a representative of the Child Welfare League of America; and executive director of the Early Childhood Development Center Legislative Coalition. (EV)
Descriptors: Child Development, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Early Childhood Education, Government Role, Hearings
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.