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

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Delegate Walker


In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

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 specified 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 specified activities; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegate Walker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0474 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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
Rules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
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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November 28, 2017 1:07 P.M.