55.015 Day Care and After School Care

55.015

Day Care and After School Care: The Texas Medical Association recognizes the importance and strongly supports the concept of school districts voluntarily providing after school care and programs in order to reduce the extremely high prevalence of afternoon risky behaviors among children who are unsupervised from the time school is out until parents arrive home from work (Committee on School Health and Children with Disabilities, p 123, A-94; reaffirmed CM-CAH Rep. 4-A-04; amended CM-CAH Rep. 1-A-14).

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October 07, 2016