To improve the health of Americans and reduce health care costs by reorienting the Nation's health care system toward prevention, wellness, and health promotion.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Healthy Lifestyles and Prevention America Act'' or the ``HeLP America Act''. (b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents of this Act is as follows:
Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. TITLE I--HEALTHIER KIDS AND SCHOOLS
Sec. 101. Nutrition and physical activity in child care quality improvement. Sec. 102. Access to local foods and school gardens at preschools and child care. Sec. 103. Fresh fruit and vegetable program. Sec. 104. Equal physical activity opportunities for students with disabilities. Sec. 105. Physical activity in school settings. TITLE II--HEALTHIER COMMUNITIES AND WORKPLACES
Subtitle A--Creating Healthier Communities
Sec. 201. Technical assistance for the development of joint/shared use agreements. Sec. 202. Community sports programs for individuals with disabilities. Sec. 203. Community gardens. Sec. 204. Physical activity guidelines for Americans. Sec. 205. Tobacco tax increase and parity. Sec. 206. Leveraging and coordinating federal resources for improved health. Sec. 207. Healthier national parks. Subtitle B--Incentives for a Healthier Workforce
Sec. 211. Tax credit to employers for costs of implementing wellness programs. Sec. 212. Employer-provided off-premises athletic facilities. Sec. 213. Task force for the promotion of breastfeeding in the workplace. Sec. 214. Improving healthy eating and active living options in...