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House Proceeding on Jan 13th, 2010 :: 2:01:40 to 2:05:10
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Dale E. Kildee

2:01:22 to 2:01:42( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: be postponed. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from michigan rise? >> madam chair, i move that the house suspend the rules and agree to house as amended. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the resolution. the clerk: house resolution 860, resolution supporting the initiativ wilderness and the children's

Dale E. Kildee

2:01:40 to 2:05:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Dale E. Kildee

2:01:43 to 2:02:05( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: outdo the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from m kildee, and the gentleman from pennsylvania, mr. platts, will each control 20 minutes. the chair gentleman from michigan. mr. kildee: i request five legislative days during which members may revise and extend and insert extraneous material

Dale E. Kildee

2:02:06 to 2:02:29( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: on h.res. 860 into the record. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. kildee: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro te gentleman is recognized. mr. kildee: i rise today in support of house resolution 860, supporting the of chicago wilderness and children's outdoor bill of rights.

Dale E. Kildee

2:02:30 to 2:02:51( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: growing up in a world where the internet, cell phones and video games are at their fingertips, the need for children to play and explore outside has beco even more important. research has shown that unstructured outdoor play is a key element in the wholesome, balanced development of the cognitive, emotional, and physical skills of

Dale E. Kildee

2:02:52 to 2:03:13( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: children. the chicago wilderness, a coalition of over 240 organizations is committed to adding biodiversity to the chicago metropolitan area and creating a better quality of life in the community. based on the idea that people's lives are improved by a strong connection with nature, the

Dale E. Kildee

2:03:14 to 2:03:34( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: coalition sets out to increase and diversify public participation and environmental stewardship. chicago wilderness especially recognizes the value of connecting children to nature. in fact, in 2007, they launched the leave no child inside initiative and the children's outdoor bill of rights with the

Dale E. Kildee

2:03:35 to 2:03:55( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: gell of and encourage manager children to explore their outdoor eironments. getting more children enjoying nature, their curiosity and developing their creativity is essential. playing outdoors not only helps children learn in new ways and

Dale E. Kildee

2:03:56 to 2:04:16( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: improve academically, it helps them thrive both socially and emotionally. studies have shown that outdoor play helps children overcome stress as well as helping them become more inventive and better problem many health risks are also lowered when outdoor activities become part of a child's daily life.

Dale E. Kildee

2:04:17 to 2:04:38( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: in children who connect with nature have even show to improve their interpersonal relationships and behavior. in some cases, outdoor activities, sothing as simple as fishing, has been correlated with reducing the symptoms of attention deficit disorder. this resolution encourages us to al recognize and support

Dale E. Kildee

2:04:39 to 2:04:59( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: the rights, commitment to fight obesity and physical disorders, and awareness of a natural outdoor activities for both children and adults. this is a simple and fun outdoor

Dale E. Kildee

2:05:00 to 2:05:11( Edit History Discussion )

Dale E. Kildee: activities can have a great impact on our nation's children and families. madam speaker, once again, i express my support 860 and thank presentative

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