Support AB2705 and Physical Activity
Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 7th, Assembly Bill 2705 (AB 2705), co-sponsored by Assembly Member Isadore Hall and Governor Schwarzenegger, will be heard by the Assembly Education Committee. AB 2705 seeks to increase access to safe places to play throughout California and improve physical activity opportunities in schools.
It is essential that organizations working to increase opportunities for safe physical activity lend their support today to this important piece of legislation, and to Assembly Member Hall.
Please voice your support TODAY via email. If you prefer to fax or phone in your support, scroll down the page for contact info and talking points.
AB 2705 will:
- increase flexibility of joint use policies
- require that least half of Physical Education class time offers moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA)
- require that after-school programs provide at least 30 minutes of MVPA.
Please contact Assembly Member Isadore Hall’s office TODAY. Feel free to edit this text--legislators prefer to hear from you in your own words.