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H.R. 2816: Promoting Health as Youth Skills In Classrooms And Life Act

Summary: To support and encourage the health and well-being of elementary school and secondary school students by enhancing school physical education and health education. (More Info)

H.R. 2816 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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National Education Association (NEA) 31,855 Facebook fans 69,804 Twitter followers

Promoting Health as Youth Skills In Classrooms And Life Act (H.R. 2816) (see 111th S. 3683), introduced by Representative Fudge (D-OH) would amend the Department of Education Organization Act to establish an Office of Safe and Healthy Students in the Department of Education to assume the responsibilities of the Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools and expand such responsibilities to broader health and physical education issues. The bill would amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to include health education and physical education in the definition of "core academic subjects." The bill would require each state to determine the ...

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