Colorado - Time to eat: Program requirement

Area: 
Program Requirement
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law recommends specific time to eat after sitting down or requires 'adequate' time to eat.

C.R.S. 22-32-136

(3) On or before July 1, 2006, each school district board of education is encouraged to adopt policies ensuring that:

  • (a) Every student has access to healthful food choices in appropriate portion sizes throughout the school day. At a minimum, this includes the provision of:
    • (I) Healthful meals in the school cafeteria made available to students with an adequate time to eat;
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