ERIC Number: ED463635
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Jul-18
Reference Count: N/A
School Pesticide Provision to H.R. 1. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition, and Forestry of the Committee on Agriculture. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Agriculture.
This document is comprised of statements and materials submitted to a hearing on the school pesticide provision included in a Senate amendment to House Resolution 1 (H.R. 1), the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. The hearing was held July 18, 2001, before the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition, and Forestry of the Committee on Agriculture. Included in the document are: (1) opening statements from congressional representatives; (2) statements from expert witnesses (executive director of the National Coalition Against the Misuse of Pesticides, president of the National Association of Agriculture Educators, representatives of the National School Boards Association and the National Association of School Administrators, president of the American Crop Protection Association, and a senior entomologist representing the American Mosquito Control Association); and (3) submitted materials from other experts. (EV)
Descriptors: Child Health, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Hazardous Materials, Hearings, Pesticides, School Safety
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Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Agriculture.