Legislation

February 8, 2009

Sen. Voinovich writes back

Sen. Voinovich responded to our latest inquiry about the No Child Left Inside legislation, which passed the House and is being considered by the Senate. Click […]
December 9, 2008

Update from Columbus’ Active Living Institute

Member Barb Seckler, head of the Active Living Institute, testified at Maryellen O’Shaughnessy’s hearing on behalf of Active Living and the importance of more accessible and […]
December 3, 2008

Public Hearing to discuss proposed bicycle law updates

Public Hearing to discuss proposed bicycle law updates WHO: Councilmember Maryellen O’Shaughnessy City Engineer Randy Bowman WHEN: Thursday, December 4, 2008 5:30 PM WHERE: City Hall, […]
September 25, 2008

House of Representatives Approves No Child Left Inside Act to Boost Environmental Education

From the No Child Left Inside Coalition: Subject: House of Representatives Approves No Child Left Inside Act to Boost Environmental Education Great work everyone! Please invite […]
September 19, 2008

No Child Left Inside legislation passes!

This is such exciting news! Thanks to everyone who wrote or called U.S. Rep Pryce and U.S. Rep Tiberi. The No Child Left Inside Act, which […]
September 3, 2008

Action Alert: No Child Left Inside Legislation

As you know, we have been lobbying our local representatives on this issue, and met successfully with Rep. Pryce’s staff. Now we need your help. If […]
July 30, 2008

No Child Left Inside Legislation Update

From the No Child Left Inside Coalition: We received big news: the full House of Representatives is planning to vote on H.R. 3036, the No Child […]
June 19, 2008

No Child Left Inside legislation passes out of committee and onto the House floor!

Bill tracker The bill, which would provide funding for environmental education among other things, was passed out of committee 38-5. You can hit the link above […]
May 29, 2008

Leave No Child Inside legislation

(Reprinted from No Child Left Inside Coalition) From the Desks of Senator Jack Reed and Representative John P. Sarbanes May 23, 2008 To Members of the […]