Outline of the state of Colorado
Recommends specific amount of time or requires "adequate" time to eat

Time to Eat

Time to Eat

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

Colorado Revised Statutes 22-32-136. Children's nutrition - healthful alternatives - information - facilities - local wellness policy - competitive foods.

(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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