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2018 Regular Session



Elementary School Students - Daily Physical Activity (Student Health and Fitness Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Walker


In the House - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a public school student in elementary school to be provided a daily program of physical activity totaling 150 minutes each week to include physical education and developmentally appropriate, moderate-to-vigorous activity, including recess; requiring that the program of physical activity for a certain category of student be consistent with the student's Individualized Education Plan; requiring public elementary schools to designate a physical activity leadership team to plan and coordinate certain activities; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Walker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1529 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Education, State Board of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Sports and Recreation
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-205, 7-409)

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February 9, 2018 8:53 A.M.