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U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives Recognizes NCYS
July 21, 2017
Success for NCYS and honorable success at that! National Youth Sports Week, July 16-22, has been recognized in the 115th Congress, 1st Session in BOTH the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives!

Senator Shelley Moore Capito introduced the Resolution in the Senate on July 20, 2017 with 4 original co-sponsors as S.RES.227. Attached is the language that was introduced. The full Senate bill can be seen at


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 |

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

Previously, the U.S. House of Representatives Resolution was introduced by Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI-3] on July 11, 2017 as H.RES.435 and currently has 12 co-sponsors. The full House bill can be seen at

Again, below are the Members 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]

Yours truly for the kids,
Sally S. Johnson, Executive Director
National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS)
772-781-1452 |
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Founded in 1979, the NCYS members comprise the who's who in the amateur youth sports industry. The NCYS membership serves more than 60,000,000 boys and girls registered in organized youth sports programs. The NCYS is well-known for its advocacy in promoting healthy lifestyles and safe environments for stronger neighborhoods and communities. NCYS leads the youth sports industry with a united voice. As the largest known youth-serving organization in America, NCYS' reason to exist is to enhance the youth sports experience in America promoting the value of participation through trusted leadership, quality education and a meaningful passion to create a better, more wholesome society for today and for generations to come! For more information call 772-781-1452 or visit