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Legislative Action Conference

Legislative Action Conference

Legislative Action Conference:

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First time attendee - LAC Scholarship Application

January 24-26, 2016

Sheraton Grand Hotel
1230 J Street (13th And J)
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-1700

Conference Hotel Rate Single/Double $154 night + tax
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Please contact hotel directly for room reservations.  Reservations must be made by January 2nd to take advantage of the rate above.  You can make reservations by calling (916) 447-1700 and asking for the Ca School Nutrition Assn. discount rate.

Come to Sacramento and meet with California's top leaders on how to address the serious funding crisis that exists so we can preserve funding for Child Nutrition.

CSNA has become a powerful voice in Sacramento. Building effective alliances with other organizations that share our vision and maintaining a credible presence with elected officials is fundamental to the success of Child Nutrition Programs. CSNA has made great strides in advancing Child Nutrition Program issues at the state legislative level. In this time of budget crisis, we need to work together to make sure the funding we have fought for is not cut.

The members of the California School Nutrition Association Public Policy and Legislative Committee cordially invite you to attend the annual state Legislative Action Conference. This year's conference will be held January 24-26, at the Sheraton Grand Hotel. The committee is in the process of constructing an exciting program packed with informative speakers, great food, and visits with your legislators.

The conference will open at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 24th, and will conclude with legislative visits on Tuesday. (see detailed agenda below, and check back often for the most up-to-date information)

The PP&L Committee is working hard to construct a memorable conference. As a child nutrition professional, your voice is critical in shaping public policy. Don't miss this extraordinary event.

Registration Fees:

(After 11/25/15)
Late/At Door
(After 1/20/16)
CSNA Regular Members$275$325
CSNA-Industry Members and
Non-CSNA Regular members
Non-CSNA Industry members$375$425
Industry Sponsor*$600$700
Tuesday Only*$75$85
* Includes 1 registration, plus company name & logo on website & signage at event & in Poppyseeds.

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Sunday, January 24th

12:30First-Timer Orientation
1:30Opening and Welcome
1:45CSNA's Role in the Legislative and Policy Process
2:15Budget, Legislation and Political Update
3:30Incorporating Child Nutrition Opportunities into the Local Control Accountability Plan
4:15CSNA's Issue Paper

Monday, January 25th

9:00CDE Update
11:45Lunch (included in LAC registration)
1:30Legislative Panel - current topics (at capitol)
4:00Capitol Tour

Tuesday, January 26th

7:30Breakfast with Q&A on Issue Paper/Talking Points (included in LAC registration)
9:00am - 3:00pmLegislative visits
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Upcoming CSNA Events

November 8-11, 2018
66th Annual Conference
Long Beach, CA
January 27-29, 2019
Legislation Action Conference
May 5-7, 2019
Child Nutrition & Industry Summit
Laguna Cliffs Mariott, CA
California School Nutrition Association
PO Box 11376, Burbank, California 91510
Phone: (818) 842-3040 | Fax: (818) 843-7423
Child Nutrition and Industry Summit Sponsors:
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