S. 2173 (110th): FIT Kids Act


Oct 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Oct 17, 2007
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve standards for physical education.

Summary (CRS)

Fitness Integrated with Teaching Kids Act or the FIT Kids Act - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) to require annual state and local educational agency ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 17, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2173”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (11D, 2R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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