Public Policy Information For Camps

Access the latest information on legislative and regulatory issues facing the camp community on ACA’s Web site – the knowledge center of the camp community. More information available for:

  • Recreational Camp Safety Act (Shays Bill)
  • Camp use of public lands
  • Social security numbers and international staff
  • Criminal background checks for staff
  • INS plans for fees for non-immigrant foreign students
  • Transportation of children
  • New bunk bed manufacture regulations

ACA’s Public Policy Committee works with ACA staff and APCO Associates Inc., a Washington DC team of government relations professionals, to lead ACA efforts in the legislative arena.

Originally published in the 2000 Spring issue of The CampLine.