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U.S. Senate and U.S. House Recognize National Youth Sports Week Celebrating ALL the Positive Benefits of Youth Sports!

In the 115th Congress, 1st Session, U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives bills recognize "National Youth Sports Week" as a celebration of youth sports participation and all of the benefits youth derive from engagement in sports. Success for NCYS and honorable success at that!

U.S. Senate bill S.RES.227.
Resolved, That the Senate recognizes the millions of youth throughout the United States who benefit from youth sports, and the parents, volunteers, and local and national organizations, such as the National Council of Youth Sports, that make youth sports in the United States possible.

U.S. House of Representatives bill H.RES.435.
Resolved, That House of Representatives - (1) during National Youth Sports Week, recognizes the millions of youth in this Nation benefitting from youth sports and the parents, volunteers, and local and national organizations, such as the National Council of Youth Sports, that make youth sports in this country possible; and 2) recognizes the efforts to improve youth sports through promotion of Physical activity, Living healthy, Accessibility, Youth development, and Safety (P.L.A.Y.S. in Youth Sports Act).

ACTION NEEDED.
ASK YOUR U.S. SENATOR AND U.S. REPRESENTATIVE TO BECOME A CO-SPONSOR!

U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI-3] introduced the Resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives on July 11, 2017 115th Congress, 1st Session as H.RES.435 and currently has 10 co-sponsors. The full House bill can be seen at Link to Congressional Bill.

Below is the list of U.S. Representatives who joined the resolution H.RES.435 as co-sponsors. If your Representative is listed, please thank them for their support. If you Representative is NOT listed, please reach out and ask them to co-sponsor the bill by contacting Rep. Kind's office at 1502 Longworth House Office Building, (202) 225-5506.

Cosponsors: H.Res.435 - 115th Congress (2017-2018)
Sponsor: Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3]
* = Original cosponsor
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5]*
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7]*
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17]*
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9]*
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4]*
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41]*
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]*
Rep. Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [D-GU-At Large]*
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]*
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6]
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33]
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3]

CLICK HERE TO FIND THE LINK TO YOUR U.S. REPRESENTATIVES and enter your zip code in the upper right hand corner. Ask them to co-sponsor the bill or thank them for co-sponsoring.

U.S. SENATE

Senator Shelley Moore Capito [R-WV] introduced the Resolution in the Senate on July 20, 2017 in the 115th Congress, 1st Session with 4 original co-sponsors as S.RES.227. The full Senate bill can be seen at senate-resolution/227

Below is the list of U.S. Senators who joined the Resolution S.RES.227 as original co-sponsors. If your Senator is listed, please thank them for their support. If your Senator is NOT listed, please reach out and ask them to co-sponsor the bill by contacting the office of:
Senator Shelley Moore Capito [R-WV]
172 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington DC 20510
(202) 224-6472 | http://www.capito.senate.gov

Senate Cosponsors: S.Res.227 - 115th Congress (2017-2018)
Sponsor:Sen. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV] * = Original cosponsor
Cosponsor
Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]*
Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM]*
Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]*
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS]*

CLICK HERE TO FIND THE LINK TO YOUR U.S. SENATORS

Ask them to co-sponsor the bill or thank them for co-sponsoring.