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Text of the Promoting Health as Youth Skills In Classrooms And Life Act

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 23, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2160

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 23, 2013

(for herself, Mr. Polis, and Mr. Lewis) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce

A BILL

To support and encourage the health and well-being of elementary school and secondary school students by enhancing school physical education and health education.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Promoting Health as Youth Skills In Classrooms And Life Act .

2.

Health education and physical education as core academic subjects

Section 9101(11) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 7801(11)) is amended by striking and geography and inserting geography, physical education, and health education.