Recess for All Students K-5

An Act relative to recess for elementary school children - H426 - S330

  • Mandates at least 20 minutes of safe, unstructured recess time per day for children in grades K-5

  • Prohibits schools from decreasing time allotted for recess because of program or curriculum changes

the decision makers

Joint Committee on Education

Who on committee has co-sponsored:

state senators:

Jason Lewisred x
Jason Lewis (D)
Winchester

chair

Sal DiDomenicored x
Sal DiDomenico (D)
Everett

chair

John Croninred x
John Cronin (D)
Adam Gomezred x
Adam Gomez (D)
Patricia Jehlenred x
Patricia Jehlen (D)
Somerville
Patrick O'Connorred x
Patrick O'Connor (R)
Weymouth

state representatives:

Alice Peischred x
Alice Peisch (D)
Wellesley

chair

Steven Ultrinored x
Steven Ultrino (D)
Malden

chair

Smitty Pignatellired x
Smitty Pignatelli (D)
Lee
Andres Vargasred x
Andres Vargas (D)
Haverhill
Elizabeth Maliared x
Elizabeth Malia (D)
Boston
Dan Senared x
Dan Sena (D)
Kip Diggsred x
Kip Diggs (D)
Vanna Howardred x
Vanna Howard (D)
Joseph McGonaglered x
Joseph McGonagle (D)
Everett
James Kelcoursered x
James Kelcourse (R)
Amesbury
Kelly Peasered x
Kelly Pease (D)

Who has co-sponsored:

History of the bill

2022

Jan 2021

Reintroduced as HD.3376

2021

Feb 2020

Sent to Study

2020

Sep 2019

Commitee hearing

Jan 2019

Sent to the Education Committee

2019